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Coworking and Social Support

Coworking spaces offer a lot of benefits: one of which is the social support. Social support generally refers to different ways through which people assist each other. It has been proved that social support is good for health and well-being. Considering this fact it is important to have healthy social network in any working environment, otherwise you may fail to do your best no matter how hard you try. Let’s read what we can gain through social support in a co-working environment.

New levels of encouragement We are social creatures and we always need someone to lean on, to inspire and sometimes emotionally assist us. In a coworking environment we have got the platform to give and receive all the encouragement and emotional support we need for us and our projects.

More motivation from now on Your coworker colleagues are a completely new source of motivation for you. What else we need if not like-minded creative people full of new ideas to brighten us and fill us with much more motivation?

Reduced stress levels The presence of social network in a working environment reduces stress levels. This is a totally new working era with no competing colleagues, angry bosses and tensed relations. People tend to have weak physical health when they have long working hours. Thus, a bunch of laughter or a share of an inspiring idea will be all you need to feel relaxed and work effectively for the next long hours.

New friendships Definitely a good place to get to know like-minded people and create new friendships. Now during tensed working hours you can have someone to have short breaks with and have a chance to share your ideas and concerns.

Higher self-esteem Self-esteem is many times connected to social support level. The more support a person believes he receives, the higher his self-esteem is. Researchers have mentioned that people who are highly competent in their sphere but receive low amount of support have lower levels of self-esteem than the ones receiving more social support.

Synergies with each other’s businesses Coworking places generally offer different kinds of events, especially networking events which can be rather beneficial for your business. You will get to know the founders of many amazing projects having a chance to cooperate with them.

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Inspirational Quotes

No matter how motivated you are and how many goals you pursue, each day you need some kind of motivation to move on. It’s very easy to dream and set goals but it’s not that easy to work to achieve them. What lies on the basis of each success is a real hard work.

I have prepared a list of quotes for you by successful people to make you feel much more motivated and do your best to achieve your goals and make your dreams a reality.

  • Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life. Confucius (Chinese philosopher)
  • Self-belief and hard work will always earn you success. Virat Kohli (Indian cricketer)
  • Work hard, stay positive, and get up early. It's the best part of the day. George Allen (American football coach)
  • Follow your passion, be prepared to work hard and sacrifice, and, above all, don't let anyone limit your dreams. Donovan Bailey (Olympic athlete)
  • Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work. Aristotle (Greek philosopher)
  • Believe in yourself, and the rest will fall into place. Have faith in your own abilities, work hard, and there is nothing you cannot accomplish. Brad Henry (Former Governor of Oklahoma)
  • A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves. Lao Tzu (Chinese philosopher)
  • Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. Thomas A. Edison (American inventor)
  • Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you. Saint Augustine (Philosopher)
  • Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason why so few engage in it. Henry Ford (American captain of industry)
  • The fruit of your own hard work is the sweetest. Deepika Padukone (Indian film actress)
  • Just be yourself. Be honest, work towards a goal, and you'll achieve it. Emraan Hashmi (Indian film actor)
  • Go after what you really love and find a way to make that work for you, and then you'll be a happy person. Tom Petty (American singer)
  • Working hard and working smart sometimes can be two different things. Byron Dorgan (United States Senator)
  • Management is nothing more than motivating other people. Lee Iacocca (American executive)
  • Work harder than anybody you've ever seen. That's what I believe. Meek Mill (American hip-hop artist)

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