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28 October, 2020

Faced with the fickleness of coronavirus levels of contagion, companies are adapting their work models to maintain the safety of their employees without losing the performance of the workspaces which are available to them. In a situation of the COVID-19 pandemic in which restrictions come and go, we find different opinions regarding the working modalities implemented […]

28 September, 2020

The concept of flexible office is far from being a new concept: it is becoming quite popular all over the world, with the business sector betting for this workspace model at the expense of the traditional one. The different consequences of the coronavirus pandemic that are affecting the ‘new course’ have unleashed a huge rise of […]

27 August, 2020

Gran Via Business & Meeting Center points out the main aspects to be considered when choosing a workspace adapted to the current situation   This year’s back to work is of course expected to be exceptional because of the world’s health state of uncertainty. Today, thousands of people keep on working remotely, and there are […]

27 July, 2020

This working tool reduces distractions both in workspaces and teleworking In a work environment where phone calls, e-mails and Whatsapp messages are most common, while trying to avoid personal contact following all the recommendations against coronavirus, it is becoming essential to know how to stay focused, and not being distracted, during working hours. If you, when […]

21 July, 2020

After many weeks quarantined and working from home when possible, it is time to go back to the office. But make no mistake, the virus is not gone and we cannot consider the “new normal” as if it were the normal to which we were used to when the year began. Does this mean that […]

15 June, 2020

Gran Via Business & Meeting Center addresses the main aspects workspaces have to consider in order to work normally after the coronavirus crisis. The present COVID-19 situation is obviously not the best time for companies to invest in workspaces, whether in-house or office extensions, especially considering today’s employment figures. That’s why companies are seeking new […]

19 May, 2020

After some weeks of great uncertainty, at Gran Via Business Center we are satisfied to see how gradually and prudently we are returning to the lost normality.  Every week increases the number of clients returning to the office, either daily or sporadically and some meetings are even being held in the rooms. In addition to […]

7 May, 2020

Gran Via Business Center has led the way providing corporate workspaces where design and spaciousness allow to resume business activity with little or no changes in the spatial distribution prior to COVID-19.   The COVID-19 pandemichas lead to a global change of mindset in each one of the sectors where, up to now, people moved […]

12 May, 2020

Returning to the normality lost due to the COVID-19 outbreak, will lead to important changes in our daily habits, both in our personal and professional lives and in our work spaces. In Gran Via Business Center, since the beginning of this pandemic, we have prepared ourselves to face this new reality by implementing extraordinary measures […]

2 April, 2020

Gran Via Business & Meeting Center is one of the workspaces that has reinforced its remote service so that clients can have the usual facilities. In times of crisis, there are many consequences that can occur and affect the population on a daily basis. The most recent example of this and one of the most […]

20 February, 2020

From Gran Via Business & Meeting Center they analyze how both models compare, analyzing the two offers and seeing in which circumstances each one has to be chosen. The world of workspaces is continually evolving, allowing new and different options for working environment models to be developed that set the pace for this dynamic environment. […]

28 January, 2020

Ease to balance work and personal life, both inside and outside the work space, is one of the main attractions for companies Frequent technological changes make companies change and move around cities, developing their business in the most suitable environment without having to depend on a specific geographical venue. An example of this path adopted […]

28 November, 2019

The tendency to facilitate the combination of work and professional life also affects the development of current work space models Working from home at least once a week is one of the most demanded requests, as is the case of the request established by the National Commission for the Rationalization of schedules (Arohe) this past […]

22 October, 2019

Combining the aspects of coworking and traditional office allow features suitable for any professional The coworkingmodel has implied a turning point in the world of workspaces. The increasing demand of this kind of offices responds to a deep social change in the model of workspaces. Concurrently, though, sector professionals have been adapting their offer to […]

31 July, 2019

The workspace adapts its facilities to 100% clean energies aiming to protect environment Global warming is a major concern that concerns the whole world population. Rising temperatures are a fact, and the forecast is that, by 2050, 77% of the world’s biggest cities will have similar conditions to today’s tropical towns, according to a report that […]

28 May, 2019

With more than 2.100 business meetings held during 2017 (source: turismo MICE– of conventions, congresses and incentives), Barcelonatakes a stand as one of the main capitals demanding spaces specialized in this sort of services. Namely, the figure is 7.7% higher than in the previous period, and includes a total of 561 congresses and more than […]

24 April, 2019

Through the years, workspaces have evolved and experienced a number of changes, adding a twist to the early models, mainly because the evolution of technology existing in the spaces allows new working habits, and greater flexibility and space for developing the working tasks. Therefore, independent professionals and companies can meet in the same context thanks to […]

12 March, 2019

Clara Campàs, Partner and Co-Founder of ASABYS: “The combination of its location and the co-working concept proposed by Gran Via Business & Meeting Center were key points” Startups are in full expansion, rapidly developing the search for investors that opt for their projects. In this context, these emerging companies need infrastructures that can respond at the […]

6 February, 2019

Workspaces in Barcelona seek to stand out since offices hiring is on the rise According to a report by consulting firm Savills Aguirre Newman, Barcelona town center is currently an area which is essentially taken by corporations: between 98% and 99% of the offer is already hired. Furthermore, the occupation forecast for workspaces promotions to […]

26 November, 2018

Technology supply and services customization are two of the most highly-valued aspects A few days ago, economic media such as Ejeprime revealed new data about companies that are relocating their offices in Barcelona, particularly companies that are related to technological innovation. The figures focus on one fact: 52 tech companies have hired a total of […]

29 October, 2018

In recent years, the appeal of Barcelona as a world business cluster has encouraged the emergence of a great number of specialized areas for companies of any size. An example of such would be the 22@ area, oriented to innovation and with a land price that allows the setting of businesses in this area of […]

26 September, 2018

Beatriz Portillo: ‘We understood it was essential to belong to an association that spoke in the interest of our activity’ Every year, there is a reduced amount of relevant events that draw the attention of an important share of representatives of the Spanish workspaces sector. One of them is the WorkSpacesDay Conference, which will take […]

6 September, 2018

When summer is almost gone, the academic world is again under way, and gets ready to face a new year full of activities and training sessions. Although the beginning of the season is usually associated to the return to school or college classrooms, every sector adapts in its own way. Following this path, the demand […]

16 July, 2018

The commitment for areas diversity is one of the most reinforced pillars during the Gran Via Business & Meeting Center development, which seeks the customer’s visit to Barcelona facilities not to be a simple work location, but a set of experiences that leads the user one step beyond in his or her activity development. That […]

28 June, 2018

With a new industrial nature, the terrace area fits the customer’s needs to stay one of the most used spaces of the year. The coming of good weather means sun and switch-off moments, even for short periods of time. The terraces which are located in some buildings’ penthouses are an example of a perfect setting […]

4 June, 2018

Unquestionably, the latest Mobile World Congress editions that took place in Barcelona placed the city in the conventions, fairs and events tourism world scene spotlight. This would have not been possible without the huge mobilization that the event generated in the service sector: meeting areas, catering, communication and transport services have adapted to keep the […]