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If you are looking for the best place to keep up with what is happening in our world of workspace, you’ve found it. Here is all of our latest news...

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Hybrid working patterns are here to stay as forward-thinking businesses adapt

New Business - 27th February 2024
Sarah Singlehurst
4 min read
7 Mar 2024

Flexible working has reshaped the nature of the workplace. Employees want it, viewing hybrid working is an essential feature of modern work, with nearly half the workers in a recent survey willing to reject a double-digit pay rise to preserve flexible working provisions.

READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE
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Positive outlook for flexible working in 2024

FMBusiness Daily - 27 February 2024
Sarah Singlehurst
4 min read
7 Mar 2024

Over the past year, some of the world’s largest companies have cracked down on remote working and mandated that their employees spend more time in the office. Such a move has raised the question of whether this signals the beginning of the end of hybrid working.

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Navigating the WeWork Aftermath: Lessons on Business Resilience

New Business - 28th November 2023
Simon Eastlake
3 min read
7 Mar 2024

WeWork’s recent decline has become a global spectacle, dominating headlines from rumours of bankruptcy to the filing, of exposés on the founder. And the latest twist in the unfolding saga? Competitors are already looking to occupy WeWork’s soon-to-be-abandoned properties.

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How senior leaders can nurture their teams growth and wellbeing

Facilitate Magazine - 2nd January 2024
Niki Fuchs
4 min read
27 Feb 2024

The role of a senior leader encompasses a unique responsibility to create an ecosystem where individual growth aligns with organisational success.

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The Flexible Working Bill and the enduring value of the office environment

New Business - 22nd September 2023
Simon Eastlake
4 min read
27 Feb 2024

A push for hybrid working is taking over modern businesses, with 76% of employees viewing this style of working as the core perk for a new role. 1 With the Flexible Working Bill recently achieving royal assent, this “perk” of the job is set to become more than just an advantage.

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The turn against working from home: Why a hybrid model still has value

New Business - 27th November 2023
Niki Fuchs
2 min read
20 Feb 2024

Despite the recent enaction of the Flexible Working Bill into law, UK organisations have yet to find a unified approach to hybrid working. Indeed, for many businesses, the past few months have been characterised by some high-profile companies insisting that their employees work from the office on an almost full-time basis.

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Nurturing career progression in the workplace: The journey of Holly and Josue

Facilities Management UK - 4th December 2023
Holly and Josue
4 min read
13 Feb 2024

In the dynamic pulse of London's professional arena, Holly and Josue emerge as living testimonials to the transformative power of a supportive workplace. Their stories, marked by resilience and personal growth, unfold beyond the corporate spotlight, offering a glimpse into the profound impact of positive work culture on career progression.

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Tomorrow's workspace has flexibility at its core

UK News Group - 22nd November 2023
Simon Eastlake
3 min read
31 Jan 2024

When Adam Neumann, co-founder of WeWork admitted that the company had not “taken advantage of a product that is more relevant today than ever before,” those in the flexible office sector were left nodding their heads in agreement.

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How flexibility can solve Cardiff's graduate retention crisis

CoStar - 21 September 2023
Tracey Holloway
2 min read
21 Dec 2023

Now more than ever, graduate retention is a paramount concern for UK towns and cities. Graduates are increasingly employable and yet, recent studies indicate that graduate retention is at a record low, with only 71% remaining in the same role for more than three years.

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Evolution of modern workplace: balancing the return to office

Business Express - 15 November 2023
Niki Fuchs
3 min read
18 Dec 2023

The landscape of modern business operations has been fundamentally reshaped by the advent of remote work, with 58% of employers offering remote working provisions to staff in 2023. However, the extent to which this novel mode of work is embraced remains a subject of ongoing debate.

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How the flexible working bill can work for you: the future of socially sustainable businesses

Business Express - 25 September 2023
Simon Eastlake
5 min read
13 Dec 2023

As royal assent makes the 2023 Flexible Working Bill a reality in British law, the future of hybrid working has risen to the forefront of people’s minds. For the 80% of UK employees who cite flexible working opportunities as a crucial factor in job evaluation, this new legislation offers welcome ammunition in their fight for flexibility.

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NIKI FUCHS: COMBATING INEFFICIENCY – HEALTHCARE BENEFITS AND WORKSPACE DESIGN IMPROVE EMPLOYEE WELLBEING

Workplace Wellbeing Professional - 9 November 2023
Niki Fuchs
4 min read
12 Dec 2023

Typically, employers have viewed providing healthcare benefits as a valuable perk rather than a fundamental need. However, a recent report from the Chartered Institute of Personal Development has highlighted a concerning trend: the number of employees taking leave of absence due to poor health is at its highest point in a decade.

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OSiT's Guide to an Eco-Friendly Christmas from The Green Team

1 December 2023
The Green Team
11 min read
5 Dec 2023

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! We love Christmas at OSiT and we want to once again share our tips and tricks on how to have the most wonderful time while also looking after our planet and our people. So here is our simple guide on how you can be more eco-friendly, how you can shop ethically and how you can gift while giving back.

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Elevating employee benefits: The new era of private healthcare and workplace wellness

UK News Group - 27 October 2023
Niki Fuchs
5 min read
4 Dec 2023

We have seen a dramatic transformation in recent years when it comes to employees’ expectations of their employers. It is a change that has come with good reason. Employee healthcare has evolved from being a mere perk, to becoming an indispensable asset in today’s competitive business world.

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Prioritising employee wellbeing for sustainable success

Workplace Wellbeing Professional - 28 September 2023
Georgia Sandom
6 min read
30 Nov 2023

In an era where work dynamics have transcended the traditional office space, prioritising the welfare of our workforce is imperative. Employers are increasingly acknowledging that employee well-being is not just a desirable aspect but an essential foundation for a thriving and sustainable business environment. However, this heightened awareness doesn’t always translate into tangible results felt by employees.

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Crafting flexible business models that ‘earn the commute’ of employees

New Business - 5 September 2023
Simon Eastlake
3 min read
22 Nov 2023

The corporate landscape is undergoing a significant shift, and the debate surrounding flexible business models is more relevant than ever. The rise of hybrid working is reshaping the way we work and the way businesses operate. With some 76% of employees considering a flexible approach a core perk in new roles.

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Stilettos on Monday, slippers on Tuesday: Hybrid is here to stay

New Business - 17 October 2023
Niki Fuchs
3 min read
22 Nov 2023

It seems that the days of employees enjoying - or loathing - their entirely remote work environments are coming to an end, with scores of world-leading companies recently announcing return-to-work mandates.

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How Cardiff is leading the way in adapting to the new work era

Nation CYMRU - 4 September 2023
Tracey Holloway
4 min read
15 Sep 2023

Earlier this year, British banking giant Lloyds announced it was considering a downsizing of its Cardiff offices. Vehicle leasing leader MotoNovo Finance, one of Cardiff’s biggest employers, is rumoured to be considering such a move too.

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Building a greener future for our office spaces

Environment Times - 7 September 2023
Georgia Sandom
3 min read
14 Sep 2023

On a global scale, our built environment accounts for roughly 40% of greenhouse gas emissions. To reach the goal set out in the 2015 Paris Agreement of limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius, emissions will need to drop 50% by 2030; yet as the damage done by our buildings remains high, we are in danger of falling short of this goal.

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Flexible working is really here to stay: what now for businesses?

Business and Industry today - 12 September 2023
Simon Eastlake
2 min read
13 Sep 2023

There's nothing revolutionary in the statement "flexible working is here to stay". Over the past few years, hybrid and home working have metamorphosed from quietly growing trends to major facets of Britain's business life.

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A Design-Driven Approach to Commercial Property Investing with Niki and Jerry Alexander

Commericial Property Investor Podcast
Niki Fuchs and Jerry Alexander
1 min read
8 Aug 2023

Jerry Alexander from the Commerical Property Investors Podcast sits with Niki Fuchs and talk about design-driven approach to Commerical Property Investing. Niki covers a big range of topics, including the company's history, range of services offered, and the unique design elements found in each building.

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Flexible Working Bill: The key to getting hybrid right lies in the office

New Business - 22 September 2023
Simon Eastlake
4 min read
8 Aug 2023

For employers and employees, the bill’s arrival marks a significant shift in the ongoing debate between those calling for flexibility and those who want to retain a traditional, in-person way of working.

Now, with flexibility set to become more than just a perk of the job, the question of how this debate can be settled looms larger than ever.

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The underappreciated health benefits of office working

Business Express - 1 August 2023
Niki Fuchs
1 min read
8 Aug 2023

The post-pandemic world has witnessed a significant shift in how we work. Employers and employees alike have embraced the hybrid working style that’s been made possible by modern technology.

READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE
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ESG Masterclass with Georgia Sandom - Commercial Property Investor Podcast

Commercial Property Investor Podcast - 14 July 2023
Georgia Sandom and Jerry Alexander
1 min read
17 Jul 2023

In this episode, Georgia Sandom from OSIT joins Jerry Alexander to discuss her important role as Operations and ESG director. This is an engaging conversation about what is arguably the most important topic of our time.

READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE
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In conversation with… Office Space in Town

BE News - Simon Creasey - 30 June 2023
Simon Eastlake and Niki Fuchs
5 min read
11 Jul 2023

This July marks a year since Niki and Giles Fuchs, the founders of Office Space in Town (OSiT), announced they were taking a step back from the day-to-day business and that Simon Eastlake would take over as the new managing director.

The business has come a long way since the siblings opened the first OSiT flexible workspace centre in a 25,000 sq ft building at Euston Tower in London back in 2009. Today, the company operates circa 250,000 sq ft of space across eight sites in London, Cardiff and Edinburgh and is one of the UK’s leading flexible workspace providers.

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Why Flexible Offices Are The Future Of Work In Post-Pandemic Cardiff

City Life - 28 June 2023
Niki Fuchs
4 min read
11 Jul 2023

As Cardiff’s workforce returned to their masses, the office market recorded a year-over-year increase of more than 80% in 2022, its best take-up since 2018.[1]

But if the pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that situations can change drastically overnight. Covid-19 may be behind us, but there are many challenges ahead and businesses must take steps to protect against future disruption. The solution lies in flexible workspaces — a growing trend that Cardiff has been quick to embrace.

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Why HSBC’s London relocation demonstrates the potential of flexible businesses

Property Wire - Ryan Bembridge - 10 July 2023
Niki Fuchs
3 min read
11 Jul 2023

HSBC’s move to the former BT office in St Paul’s could be considered a death knell for the economic hub of Canary Wharf – at least if you believe some commentators. The true story, however, is much more positive. As businesses undergo a shift in terms of location and priorities, they find themselves with some extremely exciting opportunities – if they’re willing to adapt.

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Understanding neurodiversity in the workplace can open up new talent pipelines

Premises and Facilities Management - 9 June 2023
Georgia Sandom
2 min read
20 Jun 2023

Various studies estimate that 15-20% of the world’s population is neurodiverse, with conditions including autism spectrum disorder (ASD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), dyslexia and dyspraxia, among others. But despite neurodiverse conditions being so common, the workplace can be a difficult space for neurodiverse employees to navigate.

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A new age for the London office sector awaits

Property Week - 15 June 2023
Simon Eastlake
2 min read
20 Jun 2023

While workspaces are changing, this fluctuation by no means signals a decline in the London office sector; quite the opposite, when we consider the recent flurry of refurbs across the capital.

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Five steps for establishing flourishing flex office spaces

3 min read
14 Jun 2023

Landlords and external providers can join forces to take advantage of the capital’s flex-office space boom.

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The power of multigenerational workforces

The power of multigenerational workforces

1 min read
14 Jun 2023

In a tight labour market, sensible FM companies are making the most of existing talent by recruiting from a range of generations...

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The rise of flexible office spaces

The rise of flexible office spaces: challenges, opportunities and prospects

4 min read
14 Jun 2023

The commercial real estate sector has been facing volatile and uncertain times in the past few years, due to a range of factors such as Brexit, pandemic-related disruptions, and economic headwinds.

READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE

Women in property

1 min read
14 Jun 2023

Office Space in Town's Niki Fuchs explains why property companies that champion gender equality will reap the benefits...

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The office is still central to business

The office is still central to business

2 min read
13 Jun 2023

Working from home was necessary during the pandemic, but does it really need to stay this way for good?

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Flexible office space OSiT

Navigating the changing landscape of the flexible office space sector

2 min read
13 Jun 2023

Over the past few years, the commercial real estate sector has faced a period of volatility and uncertainty with Brexit, the pandemic and economic headwinds creating a challenging environment for investors and occupiers. Despite these pressures, the flexible office space sector has emerged as a beacon of hope.

READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE
Niki Fuchs

NIKI FUCHS: REMOTE WORK IS A HEALTH CRISIS EMPLOYERS CAN NO LONGER IGNORE

5 min read
13 Jun 2023

The landscape of work has undergone a dramatic transformation in recent years, largely driven by technological advancements and the pandemic which has only served to accelerate the shift towards remote work.

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Jeremy Hunt is half right: Why the real default for the future of working should be flexibility

1 min read
23 May 2023

The recent comment from Jeremy Hunt that office work should once again be the “default” for employees is the latest stroke in an ongoing battle between in-person and home working. What is different here is that Hunt speaks not as an employer or an employee, with a personal stake in the matter, but instead as Britain’s Chancellor speaking on behalf the UK’s economic wellbeing.

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How businesses can use new flexible working legislation to their advantage

5 min read
10 May 2023

A proposal of new legislation was announced late last year giving workers in the UK the right to ask for flexible working from the first day of a new job. Aimed at supporting employees who have personal commitments such as caring for children or vulnerable adults, the raft of new measures looks to give employees more control over their working options.

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The four-day work week and flexible offices: A solution for the modern workplace

5 min read
29 Mar 2023

The current discourse on the future of work has been invigorated by results of the recent experiment of a four-day work week. The trend towards flexible working hours is rightly gaining momentum, but as it does, it remains crucial for businesses to strike a delicate balance between accommodating employees’ needs for greater freedom and ensuring that flexibility does not come at the cost of worker wellbeing or productivity.

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Niki Fuchs

Women’s Presence in the Property Sector is Growing, But More Needs to be Done

4 min read
15 Dec 2022

Niki Fuchs, Chief Executive of Office Space in Town, outlines what more needs to be done to improve the prospects for women in the property sector and the steps businesses should take to remove gender barriers at all levels.

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OSiT'S GUIDE TO AN ECO-FRIENDLY CHRISTMAS!

OSiT Sustainable Christmas

10 min read
17 Nov 2022

Christmas is a time for indulgence and here at OSiT we LOVE the festive period.  We also LOVE the planet and want to give you some useful tips on how to have an eco-friendlier Christmas, without compromising any of the festive magic.

READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE
Market leading office provider outlines its goals

Market leading office provider puts best foot forward with comprehensive ESG goals

3 min read
9 Nov 2022

Leading serviced office provider, Office Space in Town, have some of the most extravagant office spaces to their name but in the last 12 months, they have also started to make a name for themselves when it comes to ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance)

READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE
Niki Fuchs in City AM

London's chance to shine: Niki Fuchs in City AM

1 min read
23 Jun 2022

OSiT Managing Director Niki Fuchs speaks to City AM about why the recent report from a cross-party group of MPs give the City its best Brexit-related news in a while...

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Serviced office sibling duo: Giles and Niki Fuchs in New Business Magazine

1 min read
13 Jun 2022

OSiT CEO Giles Fuchs and Managing Director Niki Fuchs recently appeared on the cover of New Business Magazine, talking in an interview with the publication about their experience of the serviced office sector and the secrets of their success in the industry...

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History makers: Giles and Niki Fuchs on the Brussels Sprouts podcast

2 min read
27 May 2021

In a recent podcast for Brussels Sprouts, OSiT CEO Giles Fuchs and Managing Director Niki Fuchs discuss with the hosts the origins of serviced office space, dating right back to its inception in the UK by their mother in 1979, and the key drivers of success in the industry...

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Niki Fuchs in EG: The office will be a vital tool in the fight against false flexibility

1 min read
20 May 2021

This month, Mental Health Awareness Week provided an ideal opportunity for businesses to think about their post-pandemic work strategies and how to prioritise the mental health of their colleagues...

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Giles Fuchs

Giles Fuchs in Property Week: Flex offices still have a bright future

1 min read
22 Apr 2021

Despite the challenges Covid-19 has created for flexible workspace operators, the plight of leasehold models and density-dependent coworking should not be blamed solely on the pandemic. What we have actually seen is an acceleration of a pre-existing process, with operators on a freehold model ultimately proving best prepared and best placed to support their own clients through lockdown.

Writing for Property Week OSiT CEO Giles Fuchs outlines why the market for well-equipped, well-managed flexible workspace remains in good health, with London’s supply of flexspace increasing by 4%...

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A consistent valuation model for flex: Giles Fuchs in Property Week

1 min read
22 Apr 2021

How can we rectify the valuation problem in flex space?

In a recent comment piece for Property Week , Giles Fuchs, CEO at OSiT, discusses his thoughts on why a dedicated valuation model is needed for flex and serviced office space and how the lack of such a framework affects the sector.

While predictions estimate that the value of the market could reach between £62bn and £126bn by 2025, the sector is thought to be undervalued by as much as 20% due to the use of conventional office valuation methods. Giles argues that without progress in establishing a universal model,...

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Giles Fuchs

Giles Fuchs in EG: Time to decide how to value flex space

2 min read
22 Apr 2021

How do you value flexible workspace?

With traditional CRE landlords eager to tap into the robust post-pandemic recovery expected of the flexible workspace market, it is unsurprising to see many of them enter joint ventures with seasoned specialists in operating serviced offices. More alarming, however, is the continued lack of a consistent valuation model for this type of offering, which must be addressed for the sector to realise its full potential.

Writing for leading property title EG, OSiT CEO Giles Fuchs outlines the scale of the issue facing landlords and operators...

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Entrepreneurs and start-ups,  don’t forget about tomorrow!

Entrepreneurs and start-ups, don’t forget about tomorrow!

1 min read
9 Mar 2021

Tomorrow is not guaranteed. This is as true to life in general as it is to business, especially with start-ups. Growing a business takes a lot of work and dedication. One thing many start-ups forget to plan for is tomorrow.

Not the literal tomorrow but the figurative tomorrow. The day when your...

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Employee Burnout

Is employee burnout a product of company culture?

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
When an employee burns out it can be quite costly to for the individual and the business. It can have a negative effect on their work and, at times, the wider team. For a long-time employee burnout has primarily been seen as an issue relating to the individual. According to research conducted by...
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Niki Fuchs: Building a distinctive business in one of the most competitive sectors

Niki Fuchs: Building a distinctive business in one of the most competitive sectors

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
This month, Office Space In Town Co-Founder, Niki Fuchs, shares her thoughts on lessons learned by building a distinctive serviced office business in one of the most competitive sectors of the property market. Read the article here.
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What does happiness mean to you? #HumansOfOSiT

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
The Oxford dictionary tells us that the definition of happiness is simply: “The state of being happy.” Despite the simplicity of this definition, philosophers and psychologists have never quite been able to pin down what exactly it means to be ‘happy’. The truth is, happiness is really subjective...
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Giles Fuchs

Growth Business Exclusive Interview: Giles Fuchs

1 min read
9 Mar 2021

In a recent exclusive interview with Growth Business, Office Space in Town CEO Giles Fuchs explains how the company keeps itself ahead of its competitors.

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Serviced Offices London

Is your company culture letting you down?

1 min read
9 Mar 2021

Company culture. It has been a buzzword for a while and many employers have spent large quantities in researching company culture to find what works and what doesn’t. It could be what helps you maintain a high level of staff retention, or it could also be why your staff retention is so low.

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Multi-generational Workforce

Are you keeping the peace between the generations in the workplace?

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
With a rising state pension age, we’re entering a time of a multi-generational workforce. There will no longer be just two generations in the workplace, there will soon be three. Any workplace could have a mix of baby boomers, generation x and millennials. Each generation has a slightly different...
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The wellbeing impacts of working from home: Niki Fuchs in UK News Group

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
How is working from home impacting employee wellbeing? The national lockdown and remote work restrictions this year have had a profoundly negative impact on the mental and physical wellbeing of the UK workforce. In fact, our recent survey found that 64% of companies do not offer practical guidance...
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8 Crucial Entrepreneurial Skills You Won’t Learn in School

8 Crucial Entrepreneurial Skills You Won’t Learn in School

3 min read
9 Mar 2021
Entrepreneurship may be a major in some business schools but there are many things you just can't learn in the classroom. Here are eight skills you'll need to possess when becoming a business owner in the real world. 1\. How to network properly. "It's not what you know, it's who you know." Sad,...
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Niki Fuchs: Why we invest in...responsibility

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is not a trend: it is a way of life - a business plan. For us, it is intrinsically linked to the business’ overall success. We believe that being good at business also means doing good as a business. We are always looking for new ways to make a positive impact...
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Oliver Shaw, CEO of Cascade HR

Businesses still not realising the value of their ‘greatest asset’, warns Shaw

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
Employees have long been hailed an organisation’s greatest asset, but businesses are still failing to realise their value, believes Oliver Shaw, CEO of Cascade HR. It is estimated that less than 5% of UK companies currently account for their people on their balance sheets. But in a knowledge-based...
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5 things your serviced office needs

OSiT charity sky dive: those who don't jump will never fly!

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
We are extremely proud (terrified, scared, nervous, excited, but mostly proud) to say that OSiT will be taking part in a skydive on the 19th August to raise money for our chosen charity ‘Shelter From The Storm’. We’re doing all we can to raise money and awareness for this fantastic charity which...
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OSIT sponsor young netball star

OSIT sponsor young netball star

4 min read
9 Mar 2021
Louisa has been playing netball since she was 6 years old and dreams of one day playing professionally for England, currently, she plays for the Wasps under 19 squad and has 2 trials for the England under 19's. As the daughter of Niki Fuchs’ PA, Karen, the OSiT team have watched Louisa grow and...
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5 things your serviced office needs

OSiT: A family business since 1979

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
When Office Space in Town was founded in 2009, It was important to brother and sister team Giles & Niki Fuchs to build a company that represented their ethics, morals and family business background, which was initially founded by their parents Caryl & Harry Fuchs in 1979 opening one of the...
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Office Space in Town launches new generation of flexible workspace product with OSiT adjust

Office Space in Town launches new generation of flexible workspace product with OSiT adjust

3 min read
9 Mar 2021
Clients will be able to reserve workspace on a part-time and short-term basis at OSiT’s serviced offices The new product launch makes OSiT the most flexible workspace provider in the UK Office Space in Town today launches OSiT adjust, a new generation flexible workspace product, which allows...
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Niki Fuchs

Returning to the office will help to address our growing productivity problem - Niki Fuchs

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Lockdown has disrupted working norms for many. While working from home has come with some benefits including greater time with loved ones, Niki Fuchs, Managing Director at OSiT would make the case that the home office lacks some important social interactions that can impact our wellbeing,...
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OSiT survey reveals impact of lockdown remote working on wellbeing and health & safety

OSiT survey reveals impact of lockdown remote working on wellbeing and health & safety

4 min read
9 Mar 2021
Survey reveals that 95% of workers favour a return to the office following development of vaccine, but desire greater flexibility in working hours Avoiding the commute and greater time with family identified as benefits of home working, but distractions and lack of dedicated workspace noted as...
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City AM

Commuter Survey in the press - CityAM

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Some of the findings of Office Space in Town's recent 'Commuter Survey' were recently revealed in this exclusive article with City AM, published today. The results of the survey of over 1,500 UK workers, suggested that the daily commute is having a detrimental impact on people's lifestyle and...
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Georgia Sandom

Georgia Sandom Shortlisted in European Women in Sales Awards

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
We are proud to announce that Georgia Sandom, Divisional Manager at Office Space in Town, has been announced as a finalist in the 2019 European Women In Sales Awards (WISA) in the Best Sales Manager category. The news is testament to Georgia's hard work and commitment to her role at Office Space in...
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Cara Gaffney

Cara Gaffney: PA Life Star Awards Finalist

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
We are delighted to share the news that Cara Gaffney, Personal Assistant to Giles and Niki Fuchs, has been shortlisted in the Rising Star category at this year’s PA Life Star Awards! Cara joined Office Space in Town back in 2016 as a Receptionist at our St Paul's centre. She became a PA in 2018 and...
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Office Space in Town shortlisted for Premium Experience Award at the Hubble HOFFAs

Office Space in Town shortlisted for Premium Experience Award at the Hubble HOFFAs

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
We are pleased to announce that we have been shortlisted for the Premium Experience Award at Hubble's Office of the Future Awards (HOFFAs)! The nomination celebrates the offices which operate like "5 star hotels", providing amazing facilities and a dedicated team who always exceed expectations....
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Wave goodbye to afternoon fatigue!

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Tiredness can creep in at any time but we’re all aware of that post lunch fatigue that can creep in after a long morning. What if a small change to your day could change this? HR Grapevine recently reported on a study by the Journal of Occupational Health Psychology that could help you beat this...
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A successful evening of happiness at 22 Tudor Street

A successful evening of happiness at 22 Tudor Street

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
At OSiT, we recognise how important it is to build a sense of community and to understand and support each other’s wellbeing and happiness. Even during the most uncertain times, the strong sense of family that defines OSiT's business ensures that we can continue to achieve reach our goals together...
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Are you providing feedback during employee onboarding?

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
A successful onboarding of a new employee will give them the initial training and tools needed for their new role, and introduce them to the other employees and the company culture. This all helps a new employee to become a productive member of the team. HR Bartender states that: Organizations with...
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Office Space in Town Charity Appeal 2018 - The McClafferty Family

Office Space in Town Charity Appeal 2018 - The McClafferty Family

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
Every year, OSiT chooses a charitable cause to raise funds for with the support of all of our employees, clients and visitors to our centres. In 2017, we raised a fantastic £12,141 together for ‘Shelter from the Storm’ to help those affected by homelessness. We choose causes that have personal...
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5 Tips to Increase Workspace Leads: “It’s all about the content!”

5 Tips to Increase Workspace Leads: “It’s all about the content!”

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
As competition intensifies in the flexible workspace market, it’s more important than ever to enhance your marketing efforts. A combination of new entrants, expanding business centres, hybrid workspaces and conventional landlords offering flexible terms all contribute to growth in serviced office...
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Management structure

Giles' 5 tips for entrepreneurs to implement an effective management structure

1 min read
9 Mar 2021

As part of his regular contribution to the Founders Diaries over on Real Business, Giles Fuchs discusses the importance of having the right management structure in place and how this has played a significant part in the success of Office Space in Town.

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The Dos and Don'ts of PR during Covid-19

The Dos and Don'ts of PR during Covid-19

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
Some top tips from Sapience Communications There are few sectors that have escaped the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in recent weeks. Lockdowns have forced closures and declines in sales, while widespread remote working has had a major impact on how efficiently many businesses can operate. In the...
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 Giles Fuchs and Niki Fuchs at GCUC 2019

Giles Fuchs and Niki Fuchs at GCUC 2019

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
For the second year running, Office Space in Town (OSiT)’s Co-Founders, Giles Fuchs and Niki Fuchs, will be speaking at the Global Coworking Un Conference (GCUC) in London, taking place September 23rd - 24th. This year, Giles and Niki will be leading the session – ‘Office Space in Town – A Success...
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Brand ambassadors start from within

Brand ambassadors start from within

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
When many people think of brand ambassadors, they think of people external to a business that praise its products or services. Sometimes these people are paid for the business, this is common with celebrity sponsorship deals, but this can also include customers and employees. Everyone in your...
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The Future for flexible workspace: Giles Fuchs in React News

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
COVID-19 has created a period of uncertainty for many people. In the CRE sector, the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic have been felt dramatically, but flexible workspace providers such as OSiT have been working hard to support their tenants during lockdown and prepare for a safe return to the...
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Reflecting on Mental Health Awareness Week

Reflecting on Mental Health Awareness Week

4 min read
9 Mar 2021
How the office environment can support mental well-being The world of work is increasingly digital and fast paced, and while this is brilliant for innovation, employees are at risk of becoming disconnected from nature and human interaction. This can lead to a sense of isolation and stress, both of...
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Investing in sustainability - OSiT joins forces with Open Energy

Investing in sustainability - OSiT joins forces with Open Energy

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Office Space in Town have joined forces with Open Energy to purchase green energy in an attempt to halt deforestation and tackle climate change. Open Energy work in partnership with Cool Earth, a non-profit organisation, to support the Awajun community in Northern Peru where vast areas of the...
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Giles Fuchs CEO Office Space in Town

RDI REIT panel discussion on space as a service featuring Giles Fuchs CEO Office Space in Town

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Office Space in Town hosted an Investor and property tour day plus a panel discussion with RDI REIT at our Waterloo centre on June 28th. Check out the link here featuring Giles Fuchs, OSiT CEO, on the panel.
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How business leaders can cultivate creative employees

How business leaders can cultivate creative employees: Real Business article by Matthew Wright

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
This month, our Real Business featured article comes from our very own Marketing Specialist, Matthew Wright. Read the article here
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A 10 for 10 success story: OSiT Client Earns £15,900

A 10 for 10 success story: OSiT Client Earns £15,900

1 min read
9 Mar 2021

Matthew Paynter, one of our fabulous clients at our Liverpool Street centre, has made £15,900 as part of our 10 for 10 referral scheme.

The Office Space in Town 10% for 10 years referral scheme was launched earlier this year. To celebrate our 10th year in business, clients can receive 10% of the...

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Niki Fuchs in Serviced Apartment News

Niki Fuchs in Serviced Apartment News

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
At OSiT, providing an integrated service is a priority. In a recent interview with Serviced Apartment News, Managing Director of Office Space in Town Niki Fuchs discusses the appeal of serviced bedrooms in OSiT's portfolio, the growing need for mixed-use buildings and the importance of excellent...
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4 Ways to Maintain a Positive Attitude Even When You're Stressed

4 Ways to Maintain a Positive Attitude Even When You're Stressed

5 min read
9 Mar 2021
As an individual, you are continually faced with challenges, difficulties and temporary setbacks. They are an unavoidable and inevitable part of being human. By learning how to manage stress and respond with a positive attitude to each challenge, you’ll grow as a person and start moving forward...
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How have serviced offices responded to the 'melting pot' of generations in the workplace?

How have serviced offices responded to the 'melting pot' of generations in the workplace?

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Once associated with ‘trendy startups’ and millennial culture, the coworking office is instead becoming a hub for the largest cross section of generations working together than in any other type of space. Coworking hubs are hugely diverse spaces, and can now cater to everything from the business-...
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London Leaders' Conference: Strategic leadership and a growth mindset

London Leaders' Conference: Strategic leadership and a growth mindset

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
In association with Office Space In Town, Alembic Strategy is holding the 'London Leaders' Conference: Strategic leadership and a growth mindset' at our extraordinary business centre located at St. Dunstans Hill, Monument, London on 12th June 2018. Keynote speakers of the day are Don Randall MBE,...
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Interview: MD Niki Fuchs discusses modern business

Interview: MD Niki Fuchs discusses modern business

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Office Space in Town has been working with ACS Office Solutions for around a decade now with our work on new renovations. They supply us with bespoke furniture and specialist knowledge on space planning. Co-founder and Managing Director, Niki Fuchs, was recently interviewed by ACS for their Modern...
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International Women's Day at OSiT

International Women's Day at OSiT

4 min read
9 Mar 2021
What does International Women’s Day mean to you? For all of our team at OSiT, it’s an opportunity to reflect on the women who lift us up, inspire us and support us in all areas of our lives. Find out what International Women’s Day means to us: “As a woman I found that once I acted as if I could...
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HR Directors - are they adapting to the challenges of the digital revolution?

HR Directors - are they adapting to the challenges of the digital revolution?

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
The rapid changes in technology have affected modern business practice, so HR needs to respond faster. The digital revolution was one of the challenges debated and discussed within the recent HR report by Holmes Noble. The findings suggest that if HR wants to continue to rise to the challenge of...
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Giles Fuchs tells the BBC the story behind OSIT's success

Giles Fuchs tells the BBC the story behind OSIT's success

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
With GSCE & A-Level results imminent, the youth of the UK are anxiously awaiting their fate. It's almost expected now that, once you've completed your A-levels you should go straight on to Uni and further education in order to have a chance of a successful career. However, there are always...
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The Top 10 Best Serviced Offices in London

The Top 10 Best Serviced Offices in London

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Easy Offices have compiled their 'Top 10 Serviced Offices in London', and we are absolutely delighted that we are not only featured once, not twice, but three times within that! Check out our centres Liverpool St, Waterloo and Monument on the blog here!
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The future of office space is service not square footage

The future of office space is service not square footage

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
In this latest article, Giles Fuchs, CEO of Office Space in Town, discusses how the future of office space is service not simply about square footage. This article was first published by Global Banking and Finance. Read the full article here:
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Business Success by Design - Article by Simon Eastlake

Business Success by Design - Article by Simon Eastlake

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
The way businesses approach office space is changing. What was once a simple question of price, size and location, has now evolved into a question of deft design that facilitates communication, happiness, wellbeing and productivity. At Office Space in Town, we understand that a happy person is a...
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Sarah Singlehurst - OSiT

Driving sales in a rapidly expanding market: Sarah Singlehurst in Real Business

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
While driving sales in a market fuelled by high demand might seem easy, it can be anything but. High demand has given rise to high supply, meaning that differentiation and delivering a compelling customer journey are key to sustaining quality growth. In an article with Real Business, Group Sales...
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Flexible working is the new normal: Giles Fuchs in the Financial Times

Flexible working is the new normal: Giles Fuchs in the Financial Times

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Commercial leases are getting shorter, but while some investors and property groups may meet this with dismay, it should come as welcome news to those concerned with Britain’s economic future. As businesses navigate the economic impacts of the pandemic, there can be no doubt that Britain needs to...
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OSiT Blackfriars recognised in prestigious UK Property Awards

OSiT Blackfriars recognised in prestigious UK Property Awards

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
We are delighted to announce that our newest development, Blackfriars @ 22 Tudor Street, has been recognised in the UK Property Awards in the ‘Office Design’ category. OSiT, alongside leading design and fit out specialists, Area and Sam Kopsch Studio, competed against some of the top property...
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The pursuit of happiness: OSiT feature in Facilities Matters

The pursuit of happiness: OSiT feature in Facilities Matters

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
‘Welcome to the home of happiness’ Ahead of the launch of Office Space in Town (OSiT’s) new serviced office opening in London Blackfriars in June, Facilities Matters journalist, Catherine Hackett spoke to Giles Fuchs, CEO and Simon Eastlake, Development Director at Office Space in Town, in an...
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Meet The Founder of Office Space in Town: Giles Fuchs

Meet The Founder of Office Space in Town: Giles Fuchs

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
In one of the latest editions of Just Entrepreneur - "Meet the Entrepreneur" Giles Fuchs, CEO of Office Space in Town talks about his motivations, the impact of technology on the sector, and shares his tips for young and budding entreprenuers. Read the article here.
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Giles Fuchs: How London can stay ahead in the serviced office space race

Giles Fuchs: How London can stay ahead in the serviced office space race

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Check out Giles' latest online contribution, this time with Allwork, on how serviced office providers in London must continue to deliver and innovate to stay ahead in the industry. Read the article here.
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Is April 2017 the starting point for the end of the gender pay gap?

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
For those of you not aware, April is the month that employers were requested to start publishing their gender pay gay figures. The initiative is to help create a modern and equal workforce, breaking down the long-standing gap in gender pay. From 1st of this month, employers with more than 250...
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Improving wellbeing in the workplace - Niki Fuchs in Facilities Management Journal

Improving wellbeing in the workplace - Niki Fuchs in Facilities Management Journal

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
It's the little changes that can make a huge difference to our health at work. In a recent article with Facilities Management Journal, Managing Director at Office Space in Town, Niki Fuchs, discusses how employers can ensure positive physical and mental wellbeing at work. From encouraging an open...
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Niki Fuchs:  Why we invest in our leaders.

Niki Fuchs: Why we invest in our leaders.

3 min read
9 Mar 2021
When my brother Giles and I founded Office Space in Town, our vision was to create the most productive, pleasant and inspiring environment for our clients with unique buildings, boutique-style décor, the latest technology and a service-led culture that would be the envy of the industry. We knew...
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International Women's Day - Q&A by Niki Fuchs

International Women's Day - Q&A by Niki Fuchs

3 min read
9 Mar 2021
1\. What does International Women’s Day mean to you as a woman in business? International Women’s Day is a fantastic celebration because it is a day that recognises just how far women have come. Indeed, the working world has changed a lot, and continues to evolve. Even in the 10 years since we...
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Are you using employee absence data to your advantage?

Are you using employee absence data to your advantage?

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Managing employee absence is still one of the biggest challenges to a business in 2017. There any many factors to take into account when somebody is out of the office sick, even more so when they’re out for an extended amount of time. The Entrepreneur Handbook says, 'According to the Working in...
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The Lonely Workers Club: Niki Fuchs in Facilitate Magazine

The Lonely Workers Club: Niki Fuchs in Facilitate Magazine

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Have you heard of the Lonely Workers Club? Lonely workers take twice as many sick days, perform less well, and demonstrate less commitment. In fact, a recent OSiT survey suggested that 29% of workers found loneliness to be the biggest downside of working from home, with 25% of respondents reporting...
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Niki Fuchs in FMUK: We should act as soon as possible

Niki Fuchs in FMUK: We should act as soon as possible

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Are your team ready to return to the office? Lockdown home working continues to impact productivity and wellbeing, with output per worker 8.8% lower in Q3 2020 compared to the same quarter last year, following a fall of 19.9% in the first few months of lockdown – the largest decline on record....
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How to conquer that post-holiday inbox dread

How to conquer that post-holiday inbox dread

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Everyone deserves and needs a holiday. It’s time to spend with loved ones, relax and regenerate. However, how many of us get that dread the night before returning to work? The dread of what’s sitting in our inbox and how much time we’ll need to take to sift through the emails, deleting the SPAM,...
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Office Space in Town has acquired the long leasehold interest in 20-22 Tudor Street

Office Space in Town has acquired the long leasehold interest in 20-22 Tudor Street in London’s Midtown for £21.35m from Meadow Partners.

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
The serviced office provider plans to carry out a major refurbishment of the seven-storey building, which has 36,000 sq ft of office space and is located a three-minute walk from Blackfriars Station. As well as redeveloping the existing office space, the company is also considering adding...
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The buzzwords you wish wouldn’t make it into the office

The buzzwords you wish wouldn’t make it into the office

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
There are phrases in every office that become tiresome after a while, but you just can’t shake them. In every office, you know the main offenders and their most loved phrases. Some have become universal over the years like ‘ping me’ and ‘let’s touch base’! So, it may come as no surprise that a...
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How does your commute to work impact you?

How does your commute to work impact you? Tell us and you could win a £200 John Lewis voucher

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
Simon Eastlake, Developments Director at Office Space in Town: You might be one of the lucky few who has a great job with a short and easy commute to work, but rising house prices in our major cities, where most of the career opportunities are based, mean that the vast majority of us have lengthy,...
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Working with our partners to support the community in challenging times

Working with our partners to support the community in challenging times

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
As a family run business, we know how important a sense of community is to our wellbeing at work and at home. This is now more important than ever. As we all face uncertainty in the coming months, we truly believe that the strong sense of family at the heart of our business will help us get through...
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Niki Fuchs - adapting and building on family experience drives value in a changing sector

Niki Fuchs - adapting and building on family experience drives value in a changing sector

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Freedom to evolve Office Space in Town’s vision and values is vital to long-term success. Co-founder of Office Space in Town Niki Fuchs, believes that whoever is in charge of a company needs to be able to innovate as much as the founders did. Drawing from her own experience watching her parents...
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Antoinette Byfield: Our Co-Working Hero

Antoinette Byfield: Our Co-Working Hero

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
We are delighted to announce the winner of the GCUC Co-Working Hero – our very own Antoinette Byfield. Antoinette, Operations Manager at our ‘home of happiness’ in Blackfriars, was up against some strong competition to take home the prize, with the judges blown away by the level of support she...
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Don't let notifications ruin your day

Don't let notifications ruin your day

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Throughout the working day, how many notifications do you get? There are emails from colleagues, suppliers and SPAM, notifications on project management tools like Slack, and maybe you have an in-house chat tool like Google Hangouts or Skype? Don’t forget those in-browser notifications, the...
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OSiT & Future Talent

OSiT & Future Talent

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
We pride ourselves on keeping community and family at the heart of our core values, as this is how we began as a company. To maintain and continue to be true to those values we want to help the communities that we collectively live and work in, whether that be through the location of our centres...
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Office Space in Town to Support The Centre 404 Charity Appeal

Office Space in Town to Support The Centre 404 Charity Appeal

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
Office Space in Town (OSiT) are set to launch our new fundraising challenge. Each year, OSiT choose a charity close to the hearts of our community and employees to support over the course of the year. Our aim is to support smaller, more personal organisations whereby the trail of the money raised...
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Making the return to work safe: Giles Fuchs in CoStar

Making the return to work safe: Giles Fuchs in CoStar

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
For many of us, a return to the office will be a welcome step, taking us back to pre-pandemic productivity, re-establishing a normal work life balance and providing a much needed escape from the distractions of home life. In a recent article for CoStar, OSiT CEO Giles Fuchs argues that the office...
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5 Powerful Habits of the Most Influential Entrepreneurs

5 Powerful Habits of the Most Influential Entrepreneurs

3 min read
9 Mar 2021
There are plenty of entrepreneurs who dream of launching their big idea, but few of them achieve the expert status often needed to gain support and turn the idea into a reality. Unfortunately, the sheer amount of information audiences consume makes it easy for talented entrepreneurs to appear...
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Is there still a place for the traditional office? Giles Fuchs in Work in Mind

Is there still a place for the traditional office? Giles Fuchs in Work in Mind

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Attitudes to working have evolved. As businesses have begun to acknowledge and accommodate a variety of working styles, and as a result have introduced initiatives that promote employee autonomy such as remote working and flexi-time. Despite these practices, the functional benefits of having a...
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Serviced offices in Northampton news: Help line 'could help staff with debt'

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Employees working at serviced offices in Northampton may benefit from an assistance programme, as recommended by one expert. Charles Cotton, performance and reward adviser for the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, explained that there are ways companies can help individuals who are...
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Niki Fuchs - Why we continuously invest in our buildings.

Niki Fuchs - Why we continuously invest in our buildings.

1 min read
9 Mar 2021

Whilst we have seen the demand for serviced office space skyrocket in recent years, it is vitally important for providers not to get complacent with their buildings. Continuous investment in the fabric of our buildings is at the heart of our business ethos at Office Space in Town (OSiT), ensuring...

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Property Week - Exclusive interview with Giles Fuchs

Property Week - Exclusive interview with Giles Fuchs

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
In January of 2018, RDI bought an 80% interest in four Office Space in Town buildings in Monument, Waterloo, Liverpool Street and St Paul’s that are worth a combined portfolio of £161.7m. The investment is the most valuable on RDI’s books. In an exclusive interview, Property Week met RDI deputy...
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Case Study: Returning to the office safely

Case Study: Returning to the office safely

4 min read
9 Mar 2021
Are you wondering how to get back to the office safely? In OSiT’s recent survey into the impacts of lockdown remote working for people’s health and wellbeing, the negative effects were clear. 29% of people reported feelings of loneliness being one of the main disadvantages of working from home,...
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Commuter Survey - The results are in!

Commuter Survey - The results are in!

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Over the past few months, we had been asking the UK workforce how commuting was affecting them, in the Office Space in Town (OSiT) 'Commuter Survey'. We wanted to know how the commute is impacting the day-to-day lives of employees, and what businesses can be doing to alleviate the stress of the...
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Giles Fuchs

RICS must update its valuation methods if it wants to remain relevant - Giles Fuchs in Property Week

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
In a recent article with Property Week, Giles Fuchs, CEO and Co-Founder of Office Space in Town, discusses the need for RICS to formally recognise the flexible workspace industry. As RICS announces an internal review of its practices to strengthen public trust, Giles makes the case that it is at...
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Top wellbeing tips for entrepreneurs

Top wellbeing tips for entrepreneurs

3 min read
9 Mar 2021
Starting and running your own business can be exciting, stimulating and creative but challenging, tiring and scary – all at the same time. BQLive asked wellbeing expert Amanda McGough for tips on looking after yourself when you manage your own business. First things first – get a good night’s sleep...
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Giles and Niki Fuchs exclusive interview with GCUC

Giles and Niki Fuchs exclusive interview with GCUC

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Ahead of the Global Coworking Unconference 2019 (GCUC), Cat Johnson sat down with OSiT brother and sister duo, Giles and Niki Fuchs for an exclusive interview where the pair outlined their inspiration for their themed workspaces in London, how owning their buildings is a primary differentiator in...
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Office Space in Town: International Property Awards winners

Office Space in Town: International Property Awards winners

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
It has to be one of the greatest ways of measuring your success and progress, when you’re recognised by the leading industry experts and organisations.We’re so proud to have been awarded for our work with Peldon Rose and Sam Kopsch Studio receiving ‘5 Star Best Office Interior London’ for our...
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OSiT launches new management services offering

OSiT launches new management services offering

3 min read
9 Mar 2021

Management services will be available under established Office Space in Town brand or as a white label product for landlords

OSiT offers over 100 years of collective experience in the serviced office sector to property owners looking to enter the flexible workspace market

Office Space in Town (...

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OSiT Waterloo featured as Rightmove's 'dream property'

OSiT Waterloo featured as Rightmove's 'dream property'

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
What an honour it is for Rightmove to feature OSiT Waterloo as their 'dream property' today on their property blog! Check out their blog here to find out how you could be a 'Business in Wonderland' right in the centre of Waterloo close to major road routes and public transport within walking...
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Stress Awareness Day 2019: How can businesses do better for their staff?

Stress Awareness Day 2019: How can businesses do better for their staff?

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
It’s estimated that approximately 50% of workers say they have come close to breaking point due to stress, with a recent survey finding that the average working adult feels stressed for almost a third of their working day. It is no surprise then that employers are seeking new ways to minimise the...
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Office Space in Town shortlisted for People's Champion at Hubble HOFFAs

Office Space in Town shortlisted for People's Champion at Hubble HOFFAs

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for the People's Champion award at the Hubble HQ Office of the Future Awards (HOFFAs)! The People's Champion award celebrates those offices which ooze with dynamism and innovation, inspiring their occupants to be their best selves. The...
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Giles Fuchs

The office market after Brexit: Giles Fuchs in Property Week

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
What does the office market look like after Brexit? In a recent comment piece for Property Week, OSiT CEO Giles Fuchs argues that the UK will continue to have a thriving office market but that the key to success will be flexibility and innovation. The outlook for the flexible workspace remains...
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All Things Business: Exclusive Interview with Niki Fuchs

All Things Business: Exclusive Interview with Niki Fuchs

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
"My entire raison d’etre is to help and support the people around me; family, friends and employees... If I could change my title it would be MD of Hearts and Minds".... Niki Fuchs, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Office Space in Town is featured on the cover of the November edition of leading...
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PM forecasts buoyant return to the office

PM forecasts buoyant return to the office

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Will the office market make a recovery post-Covid-19? As featured in Property Week, Facilitate Magazine, and Allwork.Space, CEO of Office Space in Town, Giles Fuchs, commented on why the Prime Minister is right to expect a surge in workers returning to the office following the pandemic is behind us...
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Offices will be crucial to recovery: Giles Fuchs in Property Week

Offices will be crucial to recovery: Giles Fuchs in Property Week

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Offices will be crucial in an economic recovery from the coronavirus. In a recent comment piece for Property Week, OSiT CEO Giles Fuchs discusses the findings of OSiT’s recent survey into the impacts of lockdown remote working, including the silent mental health impacts employees are facing at home...
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Giles Fuchs in EG: Serviced office sector needs consistent valuation approach

Giles Fuchs in EG: Serviced office sector needs consistent valuation approach

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Despite the exponential growth in the flexible offices market, far more capital would pour into the sector if values were widely known and accepted. In a recent article with Estates Gazette (EG), Giles Fuchs, CEO and Co-Founder of Office Space in Town explores the need for a market-wide accepted...
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Why we invest in… wellness:

Why we invest in… wellness: OSiT wellness survey reveals top tips to improving workplace wellbeing and beating the Blue Monday blues

4 min read
9 Mar 2021
Today (January 21st) is known as Blue Monday, said to be the most depressing day of the year - as the cold weather, shorter days and dark nights cloud the minds of UK workers. As we continue through the cold winter months – putting workplace wellbeing in focus should be high on the agenda for all...
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21 Core Beliefs That Will Take Your Leadership From Good to Great

4 min read
9 Mar 2021

Great leaders come from all eras, all levels of society, and all cultures--but there are certain beliefs great leaders share. These core beliefs are the foundation of your leadership, the things that will help you become successful. See how many you share: 1\. Leading by example. Albert Schweitzer...

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Bear Grylls Survival Race for Shelter From The Storm

Bear Grylls Survival Race for Shelter From The Storm

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Bear Grylls has a reputation for throwing himself into the great outdoors and using his survival skills to complete many of natures obstacles. So, we jumped at the chance to get stuck in when we heard about the Bear Grylls obstacle course race in Trent Park back in September. We leapt out of our...
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Are you keeping your team motivated?

Are you keeping your team motivated?

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Your team is one of your best assets. in the same way that people are the greatest asset to a company. Happy, motivated people are engaged and productive. Everyone knows that people are not continuously happy or motivated, but you can do small things to help. Dan Ruch, Founder and CEO of...
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Niki Fuchs recognised in onOffice's Annual Top 50 Power List

Niki Fuchs recognised in onOffice's Annual Top 50 Power List

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Niki Fuchs, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Office Space in Town (OSiT) was today listed in leading workplace design and interiors publication, onOffice's annual Top 50 Power List. The Power List recognises the Top 50 'workplace movers and shakers', celebrating the most influential and...
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BBC Radio Devon interview Giles Fuchs at Burgh Island

BBC Radio Devon interview Giles Fuchs at Burgh Island

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
As part of BBC Radio Devon's 'Love Island' week, they stopped off at Office Space In Town's most recent acquisition - the famous Burgh Island where they chatted with both Giles and long standing staff at the hotel. You can listen to the full feature here, to hear Giles' section skip to 1:35:00
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Giles Fuchs - 6 ways to secure funding for your SME

Giles Fuchs - 6 ways to secure funding for your SME

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Over half of SMEs do not obtain the funding they need to survive. Despite this, UK SMEs contribute some £200bn to the UK economy, so ensuring they can access the funding they need is vital. In the current uncertain climate, to try and secure such backing, whether from private sources, such as high-...
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GCUC co-working conference Sept 25th & 26th

GCUC co-working conference Sept 25th & 26th

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
Giles & Niki Fuchs will both be on the panels at the biggest coworking conference in the world - GCUC! It will be taking place at Kings Place in the heart of King's Cross on September 25th and 26th. Their speaking slots will take place on the first day - September 25th 2 PM: All Things Money:...
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Niki Fuchs: The right office space as an enabler for growth

Niki Fuchs: The right office space as an enabler for growth

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Office Space In Town co-founder, Niki Fuchs, tells smallbusiness.co.uk the reasons why choosing the right office space for your business is important for your company's growth. With the right office space, you can reduce your office rental overheads whilst boosting your productivity and company...
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The OSiT Bra Bazaar

The OSiT Bra Bazaar

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
At OSiT, we are always looking for ways to make a positive impact on society and the world around us, because we know that being a good business also means doing good. This is why we continue to host fundraising events across our centres for a variety of different causes, in the hope that we can...
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WeWork not the end for flexible operators - Giles Fuchs in the Financial Times

WeWork not the end for flexible operators - Giles Fuchs in the Financial Times

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Despite the controversy around WeWork over recent weeks, there is still room for optimism in the industry. In this letter to the Financial Times, Giles Fuchs, CEO and Co-Founder of Office Space in Town argues that the fundamental drivers underpinning the flexible workspace boom will not cease to...
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Office Space in Town celebrates Family Business Day 2019

Office Space in Town celebrates Family Business Day 2019

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
As a family-orientated company here in the UK, we are delighted to be taking part in National Family Business Day 2019. The contribution made by the family business sector deserves to be recognised. National Family Business Day, organised annually by Family Business United (FBU), is a national...
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Giles Fuchs in Property Week - it's no surprise flex office providers are expanding

Giles Fuchs in Property Week - it's no surprise flex office providers are expanding

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
What does a post-Brexit world look like for the UK's property industry? The UK's property market is underpinned by strong fundamentals, with London seeing more commercial real estate investment than any other global city in 2018 alone. With some 1,000 companies reportedly seeking new office space...
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Style Of The City Cardiff: Retaining & growing your staff

Style Of The City Cardiff: Retaining & growing your staff

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Tracey Holloway, Director of Quality and Control at Office Space in Town and General Manager of their Cardiff operation, features in this months Style Of The City magazine. Tracey discusses the importance of investing in the growth and development of employees and how that has been a contributing...
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Could prepaid cards benefit companies at offices to rent in Northampton?

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Investing in prepaid cards may be something companies based in offices to rent in Northampton want to consider. This is following comments made by the managing director of Global Prepaid Exchange Kevin Harrington, who explained that the devices can have a range of business uses. He described how...
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How to build a flexible brand - Giles Fuchs at Property Week forum

How to build a flexible brand - Giles Fuchs at Property Week forum

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
What is the key to success the highly competitive flexible workspace environment? “Location, design, building layout, staff, culture, ethos, IT, consistency of customer service. You can go on forever making a list, but all of those things need to be a part of it.” Says Giles Fuchs, CEO and Co-...
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Redemption Roasters: An ethical brand of coffee for the Boundary Café

Redemption Roasters: An ethical brand of coffee for the Boundary Café

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Office Space in Town (OSiT) has joined forces with Redemption Roasters to serve a new ethical brand of coffee at Boundary Café based at OSiT’s Waterloo centre. Redemption Roasters is the UK’s first prison-based coffee company that work with young offenders, helping to reduce re-offending by...
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Giles Fuchs in Real Business: Why the right office space is the forgotten facilitator of productivity

Giles Fuchs in Real Business: Why the right office space is the forgotten facilitator of productivity

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
This month, Giles Fuchs writes in Real Business about the importance of your office space and the effect that has on productivity and working smarter. "The physical wellness of employees is clearly linked to productivity. The incorporation of breakout spaces, communal areas and even gyms encourage...
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A new approach to get Britain safely back to work: Niki Fuchs in Property Week

A new approach to get Britain safely back to work: Niki Fuchs in Property Week

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
In a recent comment piece for Property Week, OSiT Managing Director Niki Fuchs outlines the importance of a safe return to the office for employee productivity, health and wellbeing. With employees facing distractions and struggling to achieve the all-important work-life balance at home, output...
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WeWork Valuation: Giles Fuchs in CityAM's Debate

WeWork Valuation: Giles Fuchs in CityAM's Debate

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
The anticipation around the September IPO of the flexible working giant WeWork has not come without its controversies, as there remains a significant debate on the valuation of the firm. In light of this recent contention, Giles Fuchs, CEO and Co-Founder of Office Space in Town features in this...
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How will the UK flexible working bill impact flexible space?

How will the UK flexible working bill impact flexible space?

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
In light of recent news that the UK government is considering a new flexible working policy, Kate Tattersfield at AllWork.Space sat down with CEO and Co-Founder of OSiT, Giles Fuchs, to discuss how the new proposal could affect the UK flex space industry. Read the full article here
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SMEs in serviced offices in Northampton may benefit from new app

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Bosses of small and medium-sized enterprises, such as those using serviced offices in Northampton, may benefit from installing a new application on their smartphone. The SAP Business One application is now available for purchase on iPhones and allows the user to check on aspects of their company's...
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Office Space in Town shortlisted for Family Business of the Year Awards 2019

Office Space in Town shortlisted for Family Business of the Year Awards 2019

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
We are delighted that Office Space in Town (OSiT) has been shortlisted for the Family Business of the Year Awards 2019 in the London & South East region. In their seventh year, the awards celebrate the diversity, strength and heritage behind the businesses and seeks to highlight their...
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Office Space in Town: Creating a new generation of workplace

Office Space in Town: Creating a new generation of workplace

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Office Space in Town was established to respond to a growing demand for a new generation of workplace, with remote working, rapidly evolving startups, co-working and the millennial entrepreneur generation becoming increasingly popular – Office Space in Town provides facilities that appeal to all...
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Our Co-Working Hero: Antoinette Byfield Shortlisted for GCUC award

Our Co-Working Hero: Antoinette Byfield Shortlisted for GCUC award

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
We love to recognise and celebrate the hard work and dedication of our employees at Office Space in Town but it’s even better when good work is recognised beyond our organisation. We are delighted to announce that our very own Antoinette Byfield, Operations Manager at Office Space in Town...
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Offices to rent in Edinburgh news: Small businesses 'should know more about web technology'

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Small businesses working out of offices to rent in Edinburgh could be some of the organisations that increase their profit margins by expanding their knowledge of online technology, according to one website. Research from knowthenet.org.uk, which provides the NetCheck tool for firms wanting to...
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Women make better managers!

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Recently, there’s been a lot of publicity around the gender pay gap workers face but how unfounded is it? If men are paid more than their female counterparts, why is that and why has it still not changed? Professor Øyvind L Martinsen and Professor Lars Glasø, who work at the BI Norwegian Business...
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Flexioffices Spotlight Series interview: Office Space in Town

Flexioffices Spotlight Series interview: Office Space in Town

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
"What is really unique and special about Office Space in Town is the company culture and the culture of service. Having worked out of coworking spaces and serviced offices for different businesses myself, as well as having been in the regular corporate environment, I can see that the enthusiasm...
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Niki Fuchs: Why we invest in…recognising our team’s hard work!

Niki Fuchs: Why we invest in…recognising our team’s hard work!

4 min read
9 Mar 2021
At Office Space in Town (OSiT) we understand the true value of fostering the spirit of community in the workplace. We want our staff to feel valued, happy and part of a close-knit family, which helps to ensure that working at OSiT is more than just your standard nine-to-five. That’s why we are...
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The importance of accommodating today’s multi-generational workforce - Niki Fuchs in onOffice

The importance of accommodating today’s multi-generational workforce - Niki Fuchs in onOffice

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
The average office today is a melting-pot of the ages. But despite the fact that over 30 percent of the British workforce are over 50, there’s more talk about millennials in the workplace than anyone else. Far from uniting the ages, firms are at risk of creating of a ‘forgotten generation’ of...
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Simon Eastlake discusses smart workplaces in allwork.space

Simon Eastlake discusses smart workplaces in allwork.space

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Demand for smarter technologies as a part of office design is growing exponentially, and driving digital transformation in the workplace. Adaptive technologies are being adopted by businesses and integrated into the very fabric of our buildings from smart window panes to climate control technology...
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5 things you really need from your serviced office provider

5 things you really need from your serviced office provider

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
As we discussed in our previous post (read the article here), the modern workforce has a completely new set of needs and expectations when it comes to their workplace. With that in mind, the industry has been forced into change to accommodate this. One of the key leaders and disruptors of this is...
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Niki Fuchs: How to be a successful female executive

Niki Fuchs: How to be a successful female executive

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
This month is an exciting article in CEO Monthly from Office Space in Town Managing Director, Niki Fuchs, discussing her insight and learnings through her journey to becoming a female executive particularly in a male-dominated industry. Read the article here.
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Giles Fuchs shortlisted for Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Giles Fuchs shortlisted for Entrepreneur of the Year Award

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
We are really excited to announce CEO and Co-founder of Office Space in Town (OSiT), Giles Fuchs, has been shortlisted for Entrepreneur of the Year Award at the 2019 Property Week Awards. The Property Week Awards are the UK’s leading and most prestigious annual awards dedicated to celebrating...
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How To Maximise Your Social Media Marketing In Serviced Offices – Waterloo Addresses

3 min read
9 Mar 2021
You want to get ahead of your competitors. In this day and age, when consumers have instant access to information with a swipe of their smartphone or tablet, winning over competitors will mean having solid Web presence for your business. For many companies and brands, achieving Web presence entails...
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Working out WeWork Worries - Advice from Giles Fuchs

Working out WeWork Worries - Advice from Giles Fuchs

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
The mounting difficulties facing WeWork in recent weeks have naturally raised questions, not only for the company’s investors and many thousands of tenants but also for landlords. As an expert advising landlords, Giles Fuchs writes in Property Week, outlining how landlords can be best prepared for...
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Community, coronavirus and flexible workspace - Giles Fuchs in Allwork.Space

Community, coronavirus and flexible workspace - Giles Fuchs in Allwork.Space

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
As businesses across all industries adapt to coronavirus, new ways of working and a radical change in lifestyles, the question that faces many of us is, what comes next? In the flexible workspace industry, a sector that relies on clients being present, providers certainly face a unique set of...
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OSiT Blackfriars shortlisted for Property Week Wellbeing award

OSiT Blackfriars shortlisted for Property Week Wellbeing award

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
We are really pleased to announce that our Blackfriars centre has been shortlisted for the Wellbeing award at this year's Property Week Awards. Inspired by happiness, OSiT Blackfrairs was designed to reduce workplace stresses so teams can focus on their wellbeing and productivity. The office, at 22...
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The office isn’t dead, it’s different: Giles Fuchs in The Times

The office isn’t dead, it’s different: Giles Fuchs in The Times

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
With Covid-19 prompting businesses to think twice before committing to traditional long-term office leases as employees emerge from lockdown, flexible workspace is increasingly attractive. In a recent article for Raconteur and The Times, OSiT CEO Giles Fuchs discusses the pitfalls of working from...
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2020 reforecast: Niki Fuchs in Property Week

1 min read
9 Mar 2021

“We’re in a strong place to meet demand that we expect to grow in coming months” In a recent piece for Property Week, OSiT Managing Director Niki Fuchs shares her forecast for the months to come and outlines just why people will continue to value the office, the impacts of remote working for...

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Taking on teamwork, the key employability skill.

Taking on teamwork, the key employability skill.

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Every employer wants to hire staff who are able to cooperate, identify and solve problems and work as part of a team. Being able to work collaboratively with others from a wide range of backgrounds is a key requirement in most if not all occupations. To be an effective team member, you need to be...
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What's next for coworking? Niki Fuchs in Allwork.space

What's next for coworking? Niki Fuchs in Allwork.space

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
As the end of year round ups get in to full swing, Niki Fuchs, Managing Director and Co-Founder of Office Space in Town spoke to Cecilia Amador, a reporter at Allwork.Space on her predictions for the coworking and flexible industry in 2020. Read what Niki had to say here.
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OSiT Charity Appeal 2020 - Centre 404

OSiT Charity Appeal 2020 - Centre 404

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Supporting our community has always been at the heart of OSiT, and so throughout the year we have been running our annual charity appeal to raise money for Centre 404, an amazing organisation which seeks to support people with learning disabilities and their families. Through the charity, they...
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Serviced offices in Hemel Hempstead 'are impressive'

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Firms looking to move to a serviced office might like to consider the location of Hemel Hempstead, it has been suggested. Office Space in Town client Modula-8 found themselves in need of a new workspace and after considering their options, decided a serviced office in Hemel Hempstead would meet...
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Yes, remote working impacts London's innovation and productivity - Giles Fuchs in City AM

Yes, remote working impacts London's innovation and productivity - Giles Fuchs in City AM

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Will long-term remote working jeopardise London's status as a global financial centre? In a recent debate with City AM, OSiT CEO Giles Fuchs makes the case that the enduring shift of working from home will spell disaster for London's status as a global financial hub. Home to 1.1m businesses and...
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OSiT Managing Director Niki Fuchs discusses gender balance in property & construction

OSiT Managing Director Niki Fuchs discusses gender balance in property & construction

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Managing Director of Office Space In Town (OSiT), Niki Fuchs, talks to Workplace Insight about the issue of gender equality in the property and construction industry. Niki discusses the projected growth of women in the workforce due to the skills typically attributed to women such as flexibility,...
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Office Space in Town Blackfriars: Mix Interiors Case-Study

Office Space in Town Blackfriars: Mix Interiors Case-Study

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
We're delighted to announce that Office Space in Town, Blackfriars at 22 Tudor Street was featured in the most recent edition of leading interior publication, Mix Interiors as part of their spotlight feature on inspiring offices. Editor at Mix, Mick Jordan was impressed following his walk-around of...
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Office Space in Town takes home award for Family Business of The Year

Office Space in Town takes home award for Family Business of The Year

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
We are delighted to announce that Office Space in Town (OSiT) took home the award for Family Business of The Year (London and the South East), last night at the Family Business Awards. In their seventh year, the awards celebrate the diversity, strength and heritage behind businesses, and seeks to...
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Giles Fuchs, CEO of Office Space in Town, discusses what the sale of  LEO means for valuation of Serviced Offices in Property Week

Giles Fuchs, CEO of Office Space in Town, discusses what the sale of LEO means for valuation of Serviced Offices in Property Week

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
After more than two years on the market, serviced office provider London Executive Offices (LEO) was sold to Celvam Management last week for around £475m – almost a third less than the £700m it was reported to have been up for sale for in 2016. The news raises questions for valuation in the...
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Office Space in Town raises £2,000 for the Good Companions Cuppa Lunch Club

Office Space in Town raises £2,000 for the Good Companions Cuppa Lunch Club

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
Office Space in Town is delighted to announce we have recently raised £2,000 for the Good Companions Cuppa Lunch Club in Northampton. Karen Hone, General Manager at our Northampton Business Centre, first posed the idea of supporting the Good Companions through her own volunteering efforts. The club...
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Celebrate a ghoulish Halloween as a member of the OSiT family!

Celebrate a ghoulish Halloween as a member of the OSiT family!

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
You don’t have to be a child to celebrate Halloween. Many workplaces celebrate Halloween by creating a fun and fear-inspiring environment for their employees every year and so do we at Office Space in Town (OSiT). Halloween without costumes and decorations would be like a birthday without a cake. ...
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Staying Happy And Healthy At Work [Infographic]

Staying Happy And Healthy At Work [Infographic]

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Health is very important, and even if you love your job, long hours grinding away can take a toll both mentally and physically. Bad posture can drain you even faster, especially for those who spend a lot of time in front of a computer. To help out, here are some tips to making it through Friday...
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Giles Fuchs in Property Week – the appetite for flexible workspace is evolving

Giles Fuchs in Property Week – the appetite for flexible workspace is evolving

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
There has been a surge in appetite for flexible workspaces, where the space as a service model is becoming increasingly popular for businesses large and small. As demand for workspaces continues to diversify, new players have entered the market, recognising the value added by flexible workspace. In...
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SMBs in serviced offices in Northampton may benefit from new computer program

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
A new version of a computer program aimed at small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) may benefit firms that occupy serviced offices in Northampton. The Avaya IP Office Release 6.1 is designed to offer a variety of different customer service and enterprise collaboration enhancements that can...
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What to expect in the office market: Giles Fuchs in Property Week

What to expect in the office market: Giles Fuchs in Property Week

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
A shift to remote working during the Covid-19 pandemic has shown the importance of the office for businesses and their employees and its essential role as a hub for collaboration, community and development. So, what can we expect in the office market as we enter 2021? Writing for Property Week,...
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RDI landmark deal for serviced offices (OSIT) shows institutions are waking up to the sector

RDI landmark deal for serviced offices (OSIT) shows institutions are waking up to the sector

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
RDI have become the first REIT to make a serviced office acquisition, by buying an 80% stake in four of OSIT's London offices. Giles Fuchs, OSiT CEO, comments that the £161.7m portfolio buy shows that institutions are waking up to the sector's 'robust income streams' This article was featured in...
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The future of flex: Niki Fuchs in Estates Gazette

The future of flex: Niki Fuchs in Estates Gazette

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
What does the financial uncertainty of the pandemic mean for the future of flexible workspace? In a recent comment piece for Estates Gazette, Niki Fuchs, Managing Director at OSiT, outlines her thoughts on what she believes the future holds for flex in light of WeWork’s reported 2019 loses and the...
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Crafting the perfect LinkedIn message to prospects

Crafting the perfect LinkedIn message to prospects

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Jack Kosakowski, known as one of the most passionate people in Social Selling today, shares his formula for crafting the perfect LinkedIn Messages to your new business prospects. Read the article here.
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Make staff retention a solution, not a problem

Make staff retention a solution, not a problem

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Staff retention can be a problem for companies of any size, but is particularly an issue for startups and SME’s. As mentioned in a previous blog, startups are likely to dismiss basic HR principles due to a lack of resources and/or time. Every time that a company recruits it costs money. Costs are...
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Should you be more accepting of the messy desk?

Should you be more accepting of the messy desk?

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
In every office there’s at least one person with a desk that everyone looks at in fear and leaves it with a small desire to sneak back and tidy it, becoming the office equivalent to the shoemaker and the elves. But, does a neat and tidy desk mean that there’s an organised person sat behind it?...
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Connect with us on the Office Space in Town App!

Connect with us on the Office Space in Town App!

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Are you using the Office Space in Town App?! Highlights include being able to book meeting rooms and our serviced bedrooms at The Cabins directly from the App, quickly and easily as well as many useful features to keep you organised throughout your working day, such as an events calendar which will...
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Clocks Go Back: Niki Fuchs in TWinFM

Clocks Go Back: Niki Fuchs in TWinFM

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
Have you noticed a difference since the clocks went back last weekend? To some, the change may seem insignificant but, for many of us, this can have an impact on our energy levels, productivity and wellbeing. As the days start getting shorter, OSiT Managing Director Niki Fuchs shared her thoughts...
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WeWork's changing fortunes do not spell the end for flexible operators - Giles Fuchs in Property Week

WeWork's changing fortunes do not spell the end for flexible operators - Giles Fuchs in Property Week

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
WeWork’s changing fortunes should not spell the end for flexible workspace operators. Potential investors, landlords and tenants should learn from WeWork, but not fall into the trap of turning their backs on the entire industry, says Giles Fuchs, CEO of Office Space in Town in his recent feedback...
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OSiT in Associated Press

OSiT in Associated Press

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
With Covid-19 prompting businesses to think twice before committing to traditional long-term office leases, flexible workspace is increasingly attractive for businesses and their employees. In a recent feature for Associated Press, OSiT CEO Giles Fuchs and Designer Sam Kopsch discuss the growing...
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Tag Rugby Success for RDI’s Sarah Jones

Tag Rugby Success for RDI’s Sarah Jones

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
We would like to congratulate Sarah Jones, Head of Commercial Asset Management at RDI, following her recent success at the Tag Rugby British and Irish Cup. Sarah was co-captain of the mixed senior team with Great Britain winning 4-2 overall. This is the first time Great Britain have won the...
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OSiT is ‘Good to Go’ - how we are helping our clients return to the office

OSiT is ‘Good to Go’ - how we are helping our clients return to the office

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
After an extended period of time where we have been told to stay indoors, protect the NHS and save lives, returning to the office and changing our behaviour patterns won't necessarily be easy. Many people will be concerned, even anxious about the thought of returning to work, their commute and...
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The day has come - Office Space in Town opens its 'Home of Happiness'

The day has come - Office Space in Town opens its 'Home of Happiness'

4 min read
9 Mar 2021
Office Space in Town, today announces the opening of its latest stunning serviced office development at 22 Tudor Street, in the heart of London’s prestigious Midtown district. The building has just completed an extensive £8.5 million refurbishment and is now open to clients. The new 37,500 sq ft...
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Giles Fuchs in UKNG: The office is essential for exhausted workers

Giles Fuchs in UKNG: The office is essential for exhausted workers

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
With each day that the pandemic persists, the UK’s productivity is suffering. In fact, a record fall in output per worker of 19.9% in the last year is staggering evidence of this. Employees working remotely are demotivated, burned out and lacking the many benefits of office work. Writing for UK...
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Giles Fuchs' 'Lessons on securing investment' in Real Business

Giles Fuchs' 'Lessons on securing investment' in Real Business

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
In his latest entry for Real Business, Giles Fuchs outlines his advice for entrepreneurs and small businesses seeking investment having experienced the challenges himself from trying to convince investors that his serviced office concept, at the time back in 2009, was viable and profitable to now...
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Serviced offices in Edinburgh news: 'Focus on mobile and online commerce'

1 min read
9 Mar 2021
Sales companies operating out of offices to rent in Edinburgh may wish to focus on mobile and online commerce, following the advice of one expert. Ben Sillitoe, editor of industry publication Retail Gazette, noted that these are a driving force for the industry. He pointed out that companies such...
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A-Level results day: your future is in your hands

A-Level results day: your future is in your hands

2 min read
9 Mar 2021
All business and life advice will tell you, you have to make many mistakes and failures in order to be successful. I would challenge you to find any successful person in business who hasn't failed at one point or another. This applies to your education too. Whilst I don’t want to discredit...
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