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National Press

The New Office is No Office

A new survey by the Intelligent Office, a provider of “virtual” office space to mobile workers and small businesses, points to one way that companies can improve engagement: Give employees the freedom to work where they want.

'Entrepreneur' Title More Desirable Than 'CEO'

Of the 1,075 people responding to Intelligent Office’s Work IQ survey, not a single one expressed any desire of spending his or her career as an office leader. Nearly 65 percent said they preferred to be an entrepreneur or independent worker instead.

No More Coffee House Meetings

Small business owners and entrepreneurs that work out of their homes no longer need to rely on coffee houses like Starbucks (SBUX) to conduct periodic meetings. On demand offices and conference rooms are increasingly becoming more prevalent to fulfill business owners’ space needs.

How co-working can save you money

There was a time in the mid-1990s when lots of people thought the conventional office building was doomed. The commercial property bubble had popped, a recession hit and, with the advent of the Internet, many figured the downtown towers and suburban office parks might never recover. We’d all soon be working from our homes.

The virtual office does the job

Last year, Paul M. Klass of Brentwood embarked upon a new career -- actually his third in 28 years. It was a move made of necessity. An engineer, Klass was laid off in June 2009 from Long Island defense contractor BAE Systems. He was 49. After a yearlong, ...

More Businesses Turn to 'Flexible' Office Space

The result is a soft real estate market with eager-to-please landlords, and as if telecommuting weren't enough to complicate the situation, there's yet another trend as bad for landlords as it good for small business: the so-called flexible work space.

Canada Business Center Market Heats Up March 1, 2011 Intelligent Office is aggressively expanding its presence in Canada. During the fourth quarter of 2010 and the first quarter of 2011, Intelligent Office has added three new business centers.

An Intelligent Office Can be the Secret to your Success! September 7, 2010 In these tough economic times, most smart, frugal business owners are trimming operating expenses and eliminating unnecessary overhead.

Canadian Television CTV Toronto reports on the virtual office

CTV Toronto July 2009 Some independent business people have prestigious address on a shoestring.

Company's services aimed at lowering office overhead for small businesses

CBC News October 15, 2009 Entrepreneurs need a place that has the right facilities, a place that presents the right image to customers — a place where the rent doesn't put the company in the red.

Office Space by the Hour

Financial Post May 2009 Brian Monteith Master Franchisee for Canada of Intelligent Office virtual offices talks about how his Toronto based business has been perfectly positioned for the current economy.

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