Freelancing – The latest Buzz in the BIZ World!

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Today, the latest buzz is all about freelancing! Be it individuals who are in the run to make a mark for themselves or tycoon MNCs, in the current stature of a slowdown, shy of hiring full time professionals and taking to temp hiring for their one-time projects, allowing their share of employees to be able to venture out while still working for them; the tech world is in for some major share of innovation. The aims and needs of professionals have shifted from being a simple workaholic to an innovator and go-getter!

Earlier, the trend took up like a storm in the western part of the world, with almost 34% of the national workforce in the US taking to freelancing and self- employment, and the number only growing rapidly. With the internet culture blooming all around the globe, India has taken a step towards this latest job market that is not just roaring but also pays well. According to a latest study by the Economic Times, top freelancing website quote that Indians seem to be dominating the wave of freelancing culture. Where, Freelancer.com quotes that Indians comprise 38% of all the users on its website, oDesk.com, a popular internet based job market place maintains that Indians have laid hands upon the maximum total man-hours of the projects that have made it on the website, second only to Phillipines. Matt Barrie, CEO, Freelancer.com, quoted in an interview with The Economic Times, “India is by far the biggest freelancing nation in the world.”

Freelancers And Their Space Needs

When thinking about a freelancer, a majority of us chalk up the image of a freckled go-getter, sipping his/her favourite cocoa or hard roasted coffee and using a bean bag as their lab! This image is quite the contrast to what the actual space needs of a freelancer are. Although, in the run for an income in a manner that suits them best, these individuals are the difference makers and and their space needs match their style! Obviously not just a desk and wifi is their requisite, but much more. Here seeps in the current trend of coworking!

Coworking is not just an idea, it is a trend that has not just taken the world by the storm but also matching the current trend of start-ups and ventures where individuals are the masters of their creations! A workplace that matches their thoughts is what they need.

“Like they say, there cannot be anything more risky than playing safe. Today’s breed of entrepreneurs and start-ups identify with the statement. With the ever changing need and call for innovation. people are embracing change. Coworking is such an example, that has redefined workspace. Apart from operating at low cost and providing usage flexibility, such spaces provide the must needed ambience to nurture creativity. While the new gen is seeking for such spaces, many space providers are opening up to cater to this Space Need. Its a win-win situation.” quotes Ankit, Co- Founder, SNEED.

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Coworking spaces are now booming with a plethora of services that they offer in their aim to catch up with the growing competition that has crept up with the co-working culture. Workspaces, meeting rooms, desks are just the keywords that are used by these companies, where they offer many more attractive working options including lounge spaces, cafes, freshly done eatables, to name a few. Giving individuals an opportunity to interact with like minded people and benefit from networking, coworking is the booming market culture that freelancers have taken resort to. With a minimum cost, the benefits of renting a workspace for the amount of time one needs, in conjunction with the perks of having great aesthetics and some freshly baked refreshments, the idea of coworking is a boon to the space needs of freelancers.

Finding an ideal coworking space can seem to be tedious task, especially when you would rather finish the work in hand than employ time in looking for workspaces. Here kicks in the latest development in the biz world, an entrepreneurial startup that can also be termed as the workspace grid, called SNEED.

www.sneed.in
www.sneed.in

SNEED brings to you a collection of workspaces in the location of your choice, with the facilities of your preference, that can be rented by the hour, day or month. An ideal solution for your workspace hassles, SNEED is the workspace genie you can command at your fancy!

Co-working culture- Where the New Biz-Wiz Reside!

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You must be familiar with the saying, “great things come in small packages”? Now in a world that possesses individuals, who are bursting with a promise to magnify science and technology only to make lives easier, might just hold this as their success mantra. With everything and not just the value of money blooming in multi-folds over a couple of decades, there is almost a lack of time in the hands of these multifaceted individuals. These people are not just degree holders, but scientists who explore and learn within the realm of innovation. Travelling from one end of the globe to the other, plotting secrets and game plans that spell success, these people cannot be restricted to just one office space.

Now, when there are these super heroes constantly on the run to innovate and surprise, there are another set of pioneers who have created a cult called ‘co-working’!

What started with standard nine to five jobs and sometimes even further erratic time table based work patterns, now has shifted its hindsight to something more fun and easier to accept.

Co-working, working alone – yet in a team!
Co-working, working alone – yet in a team!

The office away from office – What exactly are they?

Co-working spaces, very aptly explained would mean the flag bearers of tomorrows multinationals. These are locations that are now across the globe where a young entrepreneur may meet an investment banker; find a coding marvel that has a friend, a major in operations and a digital marketer, all at one table, creating ventures over coffee or freshly baked cookies! Proving to be as magical as they sound, co-working has crept up simultaneously with the start-up work culture. From proving the basic amenities such as a projector, meeting rooms, white boards, undisrupted Wifi to other requisites based on the customer needs, these work spaces provide the ideal location for brainstorming sessions.

The Perks of Co-Working

Asset for migrating entrepreneurs:

With the start-up culture running up and in the for-front, finding like minded individuals is nothing less than an asset. For an entrepreneur who is always on a lookout for development, finance and opportunities, worrying about work ambience should be the last thing to irk the mind.

Amenities and essentials on the go:

One of the basic necessities for any individual is to have an ideal work environment and that is provided at these tailor-made working paces. They provide the basic work essentials and ergonomics that are obligatory for professionals and the likes. From white boards, to projectors and screens, the basic work amenities are basic essentials that are provided at these work spaces.

Flexibility to innovate:

You might want to play around with those post-its while jotting down your important pointers and fill your work desk with it, but then at your Boss’s office, doing so means cleaning it as well the next day! But on the offset, on these workspaces, you can have your desk surrounded with them on one day, and find it fresh as new the next. Flexibility to work, the way you want to work, the time zone you want to follow – are all the freedom you can expect with the blooming co-working culture.

Mentoring and being mentored:

Being liable to listen to someone back at office might get nagging but to meet people who possess a whole new plethora of knowledge and welcome yours is the refreshing change that is augmented by the co-working culture. Meeting people who engage in a field of work within your professional zone can be a boon in disguise and fetch you customers on the go while you can lay hands upon a service you were on the lookout for without having to venture in search for it.

Workspaces designed to meet your needs:

There could be nothing better than finding an ideal office, in your dream location except for the traveller in you who has his/her dream location vary from time to time. In spite of your placement, to find a meeting room, or a conference table, or a simple work desk with some snacks on the go might be exactly what you need from time to time without being restricted to one place or location.

Blooming co-working culture in Bangalore!

Today’s co-working culture that has embedded its roots our city as well gives us the flexibility we desire with the ergonomics we prioritize. With outstanding services such as plug and play spaces, meeting rooms, training rooms, exclusive office rooms that can be availed on an hourly, daily or monthly basis are no longer a far-fetched dream but a reality.

Meet us at www.sneed.in

SNEED a work space aggregator, another innovation in today’s era of creativity meeting technology, is here to assist you with your ideal work space in the location of your choice at the time of your preference. It brings at your service a plethora of ideal meeting rooms, work spaces that are available at the time you prefer while you travel around the city creating innovations!