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 Minnesota.
Looking for a collaborative dog-friendly coworking space? Look no further. Flock aims to bring together creatives and even has a designated brainstorming hour filled with laughter, brilliant minds, and plenty of wine. They have three membership options. $150/month gives you ten days of access per month, $300 gives you unlimited access Monday-Friday, and for $400 per month, you can get 24/7 access to a dedicated workplace. You can also get a day pass for $20.
This concerted 1800s warehouse building is located in historic Lowertown. With three locations in Minneapolis and one in St. Paul, Fueled Collective brings together work-life, nightlife, events, and, most importantly, people. If you want to build your business within this entrepreneurial community, Fueled Collective offers several flexible membership options. For just $95/month, you can get access to their space five-days per month, for $260/month, you get 24/7 access and for $400/month a dedicated desk. If you want something more private, they offer suites and offices starting at $1,060/month and semi-private dedicated spaces starting at $900/mo.
Work It Coworking is a shared cutting-edge workspace with fitness integration. They integrate movement into sedentary work, which has significant health and productivity benefits. In addition to offering fitness equipment, they also have a kitchen, showers, and a lactation room so your whole wellness can happen WHILE you work. They have seven membership options ranging from a virtual membership at $75 per month to an individual private office at $700 per month.
Wellworth is a vibrant coworking place where you can think and collaborate. Wellworth is a tight-knit community of game-changers, difference-makers, and industry influencer. Located in the heart of downtown St. Paul, it is just steps from parks, museums, theaters, sporting events, concerts, fine dining specialty food, brew, pups, and more.
Collider is a coworking community that offers private offices, desks, and conference room space to their community of entrepreneurs, freelancers, remote workers, and nonprofits. Members get access to monthly events and educational opportunities. For just $35, you can get a day pass and check out the space for yourself.