It’s called a virtual office and it’s the latest trend next to social media for promoting your new, small or existing remote business. Dedicated office space is expensive with lots of overhead and headaches. Not only are there staff to pay for, but you’ll also be contractually obligated to the office facility, the phone, IT, marketing, and incidentals.
Virtual offices are a combination or singular service that is normally only available to dedicated office space clients in office buildings. More and more office space and executive suite providers have now added virtual offices to their list of services. Maybe you’ve heard of the radio spots as well by national franchises. This means that more and more a virtual office is becoming more common to business owners who wish to remain remote.
Services that are optional are live call answering where calls are answered by a professional receptionist familiar with where and how you want your calls transferred. Voicemail to email and faxes to email are also possible. Mail services another service meets requirements for many cities request for you to hang your license even when you are working remotely. Mail service also allows you to use the office spaces business address as your own usually with an assigned suite number where your mail will be received for pickup or for forwarding to you. Conference rooms or day offices are another service that is available to you as a virtual office tenant. You can use the providers conference room for those all-important meetings or signings.