Try a virtual office for your upstart or remote business prior to signing a binding, long-term lease. A virtual office is one of the fastest rising trends in business today. Many small business are choosing to go virtual as opposed to going dedicated. The reasons are many and the benefits are bountiful.
For a small monthly fee, small businesses receive a/or services that are designed to take the remote business from zero to hero in just a short amount of time. Once you decide to become your own boss, you realize that at some point once your business starts to grow, that it becomes clear you need office service help. However, finding office space can be the end of a new business if things don’t go as fast as the bills come in.
Virtual services that help assist in building a business include live call answering. With this service a local office space or executive suite typically the virtual office provider, although there are national chains in this business too, will grant you a friendly, professional receptionist to answer calls in the company name and transfer them wherever they are instructed to. Voicemail/faxes to email for downloading.
Mail or business license address service is another great added service that can be leased alone or as part of a vo package. This service allows the business owner to use the vo providers brick and mortar address as their own. Mail and packages are received here on behalf of the vo client. Typically a suite number is assigned and this service is designed to create a presence for the vo client.
Conference rooms, day offices and workstations are also available at many locations and once again, can be added to the package or leased monthly or as needed.
VO’s were created specifically for remote business owners or those that work from home. This particular type of business has increased exponentially since the economic downfall of 2008 as the business world had to reinvent itself and adapt to survive making a virtual office a great option for a growing business. The prices are affordable, the risk is minimal, and the benefits limitless.