Core and flex working is an approach that’s often adopted by rapidly growing companies (including start-ups) to help them manage the demands for more staff and more space quickly and without huge financial investment.
As the name suggests, core is the central office space that’s been with you since the very beginning. The hub of the business. And the flex is where you add on a little bit more to help support your growth but without a complete move and upheaval.
Core and flex working could look like:
Flex space offers your business the opportunity to create additional room that’s focussed on what staff need. It crystallises why you need the extra space and forces you to consider how it can be used for maximum potential.