An Introduction to Managed Workspace
- Price: £3.60
- Published: December 2015
- Type: Business Information Factsheet
- Format: PDF
Managed workspace (also referred to as serviced workspace) provides business premises at an affordable rate for new start ups or recently established small firms. Typically, managed workspace comprises an office, workshop or light industrial unit combined with a range of business services that may include telephone systems with dedicated lines, high-speed broadband, reception facilities and secretarial services. Some managed workspace providers offer childcare facilities, office furniture, computer equipment, catering services and on-site business support and advice.
This factsheet introduces the concept of managed workspace, including business incubators. It explains the benefits of this type of workspace for small business tenants and suggests ways of finding suitable premises.