WHO WE ARE

As a launching pad and home base for a variety of start-ups, consultants, artists, non-profits, and entrepreneurs, WORK_SPACE is a hospitable, flexible, and affordable Meeting Center & Coworking Space that offers a positive and productive environment for professionals to grow while creating rewarding and reciprocal relationships and contributing to the local economy. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, desire for strategic partnerships, and determination to succeed than you will fit right in.

WHAT WE OFFER

WORK_SPACE is unique not only as the premier collaborative coworking community east of the Connecticut River, it is a municipally owned space designed to be part of the ongoing revitalization of Downtown Manchester. We offer professional development resources and personal support to help entrepreneurs clarify and implement their vision in a way that enhances their economic, social, and cultural capital.

WORK_SPACE houses and partners with:

  • The Dehn Gallery, displaying the eclectic art of Manchester Community College students.
  • The Viscogliosi Entrepreneurship Center, promoting arts, education, and entrepreneurship through innovative informational and networking programs.
  • The Connecticut Small Business Development Center, providing customized advising, education and network resources to help entrepreneurs and small businesses start, grow and thrive.

The hospitality at WORK_SPACE includes hosting conferences and retreats for organizations who desire a professional venue flavored with the village charm that Manchester offers through our beautiful parks, diverse restaurants, and history of industry and innovation.

WHY WE ARE SUCCESSFUL

WORK_SPACE is built upon the following…

Welcoming    

We create a hospitable environment where people feel comfortable, appreciated, and inspired to engage.

Openness

We are open and accommodating to different individuals, perspectives, and personalities.

Respect

Esteem for each other is presumed & reciprocal; curiosity precedes judgment; benefit-of-the-doubt before blame

Kindness

Golden rule - treat others as we wish to be treated; platinum rule - treat others as they wish to be treated.

Social

Personal relationships build professional success, the interaction of the membership defines our community.

Professional

Above all, this is a space to develop as a professional and grow a successful and sustainable business.

Awareness

We are mindful and responsive to the impact we have on the space and people around us.

Community

We collaborate to support and enhance individual goals in a way that serves the common good.  

Energy

The sum is greater than the parts, together we optimize our productivity, foster vitality, and inspire innovation.

 

 

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WORK_SPACE

901/903 Main Street
Manchester, CT
06040

Tel. 860-647-6029

The WORK_SPACE team