For so many professionals co-working spaces tick the right boxes as they seek to realise the benefits of working independently and at the same time maintain professional networks in an appropriate work environment. The great thing about the proliferation of co-working spaces is their variety. No two offer the same, giving people excellent choice.
For a number of years the Roslin Business Community has operated from the wonderful two storey Victorian terrace (confusingly called ‘Roslin’) in Rosslyn St. West Melbourne. As the testimonials on the link demonstrate, there is something special about this property. When Derek and I first walked into the hallway more than five years ago, we experienced a bit of a wow moment, and over the years it has retained its ability to solicit admiring comments from first time visitors. As far as we know, no other co-working space in Melbourne has the same mix of classy professionalism and informality.
We have good news. Due to some changes in our own business, we are expanding the co-working capacity of Roslin. So after being pretty much fully subscribed, there are now many vacancies for new people to join the community. And there’s more (steak knives) …
In collaboration with a trusted colleague, we are opening a second co-working space in Blackburn to cater for those who live in the East and would benefit from an office environment nearer home. The Blackburn space is still being developed, but will be open for members from later this year or certainly by the start of 2013.
The link to more information about Roslin is here. If you are interested in either space, please contact us. I’ll post some details about the Blackburn space as they get clearer.