One-third of your life is spent at work, so where you work and who you work with is important. The 9-5 culture is losing popularity as more and more individuals are opting to use coworking spaces, which are shared office spaces used by groups and individuals. Statista predicted that by 2027, 50.9% of the total U.S workforce will be freelancing. Coworking allows people to find flexible, affordable office spaces that they can grow into. Individuals have reported that coworking has expanded their professional networks and made them more motivated, engaged, happy, and successful.
If you are a telecommuter, entrepreneur, freelancer, small business, a budding startup, or a remote worker looking for a shared office, here are the top five coworking spaces in Austin Texas.
Vessel Coworking is a quiet, relaxed environment where individuals go to focus. They describe their vibe as “get stuff done meets quirky meets I could totally meet my clients here.” You can get a day pass for $25 and see what Vessel Coworking is all about. If still have cold feet, you can apply to get a free day pass.
Capital Factory is more than just a coworking space. They introduce the best entrepreneurs in Texas to investors, employees, mentors, and customers. They have 900 tech-focused events, 150+ of the top tech mentors in Texas, quarterly Founders Academy, a VR Lam, and all the cold brew you could ever want.
Nestled in a city with a long-standing history of tech innovation, Galvanize Austin serves as a home base for individuals, startups, and established companies looking to increase productivity and innovation. In addition to having the usual amenities of a coworking space, they have mentorship opportunities, learning workshops, and access to an unparalleled network of tech talent.
Fibercove is a coworking, meeting, and event space that combines technology with comfort. They have a wide variety of membership options beginning at $150/month for access to their space five days a month. They also have standard memberships for $40/month, dedicated seats for $600/month, and dedicated desks for $700/month.
MELD Coworking designs its coworking areas for comfort and focus. MELD Coworking offers a variety of desks, both standing and sitting, have areas to lounge, phone booth, and meeting rooms to collaborate. Membership ranges from $180/month for eight days of access each month to $400/month for unlimited 24/7 access.