Unsure where to hold your next meeting, one-to-one or training day? Book any of Orega's meeting rooms and let us take the hassle out of your day.Read More
Have you recently started your own business? Many entrepreneurs assume that they need to move into a small office space as their next step. However, this isn’t always the correct solution. Take a look at the ways a MyOrega Virtual Office could benefit your business instead.Read More
Have you sat reading blogs, scrolling through Twitter or reading the newspaper about some cool company going through an exciting stage and thought, “I’d love to work there!” – well, despair no more. Sometimes people are discouraged when applying for jobs with these companies. They may assume the company receives hundreds of CVs per day and theirs will get lost in the pile. This can be true for some, but if you follow these 5 simple steps you can increase your chances of working for the company of your dreams.Read More
Liverpool can be traced back to 1190 when it was known as “Liuerpul”, meaning a pool or creek with muddy water. Since then it has expanded to become a cultural and tourist hot spot as well as commercial hub. Read more about the interesting recent history of this riverside city.Read More
You spend longer with your co-workers than you do with your friends, family, spouse, children, and pets. If you want your work life to be smooth sailing you need to make sure your relationships with your colleagues are harmonious. Strengthen your work relationships by following these tips and become the best co-worker possible.Read More
Nowadays with popular TV shows such as The Apprentice and Dragon’s Den, people may have rose tinted glasses when thinking about what it takes to become a successful entrepreneur. Unfortunately, it’s a harsh reality in the entrepreneurial world with 90% of all start-ups failing. If you’re thinking of starting your own business there are many factors that you need to take into consideration.Read More
Want to stand out from your competition? You need to tap into your valuable assets - your existing clients! Even though it might feel awkward to contact your clients after a long period of time it will be worth it for the potential new business.Read More
Many people may assume that the transition from being an employee to taking on the role of managing your own employees is a seamless process. However, even the most successful of employees can struggle with the change. Take a look at the ways you should change your mind set from employee to entrepreneur.Read More
Some people may think that “Personal Development” is an airy-fairy term that’s just the latest HR fad. On the other hand, many would disagree thinking that like with most things in life, there is always room for improvement. Take a look at the reasons why making time for yourself and focussing on your personal development could be best thing you ever do.Read More
Is the location of where you work important? There are some instances where location is becoming less important, for example if you have a purely online business. With the advances in technology, more and more people are viewing business location as obsolete. However, for many businesses and entrepreneurs that have still to establish their professional reputation and image, location holds a lot of value.Read More
According to one survey, 22% of employees New Year’s resolutions is to find a new job and this goes up to 35% when discussing 18-34 year olds. Try to eradicate this trend in your workplace. Give your team and co-workers something to focus on with a sense of purpose for 2017. Follow these simple steps to ensure your employees better themselves and the business this year.Read More
Unfortunately, due to sitting for prolonged periods of time office workers are turning into 9-5 couch potatoes. Do these 5 exercises at work to keep healthy in the New Year.Read More
As one year ends and another one begins there are a few tasks every business person need to tie up before leaving the office for the holiday period. Make sure you complete the following before 2017 begin.Read More
Christmas is fast approaching and your wallet is looking a little thin. You have a limited number of days and limited funds to get the dreaded Secret Santa gift for your co-worker. Have no idea what to get Jo from Accounts because you’ve only spoken to her twice?! Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Take a look at these 10 original ideas under £5 to help you out.Read More
Your journeys to and from work can be filled by reading a good book, listening to the radio or simply watching the world go by. However, these days, entrepreneurs are time starved and need to make every second count. Use your commute productively by listening to these easily digestible podcasts.Read More
Christmas is fast approaching which means work slows down and people start to focus more on Secret Santa and the office party. Don’t let the festive season make you less efficient. Watch these 5 TED Talks and stay productive this month.Read More
You’ve decided to start your own business but you’re unsure as to what to do next. Being a business start-up has many stresses associated with it. Don’t let your business’ location be one of them. The perfect next stage is a Virtual Office, read about how to get one in 5 easy steps.Read More
Wandsworth, the borough in South West London may not have been your first choice for your new office location but don’t cross it off your list just yet. Read the 3 reasons why you should move your business here.Read More
Meeting rooms are vital for holding conferences, training sessions, one-to-ones and important presentations. You need to offer space that will stimulate creativity, create an excellent first impression and encourage people to collaborate. Take a look at factors that we feel make the perfect meeting room space.Read More
Are you an aspiring or existing business owner? Budding entrepreneur? If the answer is yes, fancy getting your hands on a pretty huge freebie? With a mega prize on offer – six months’ free office space at MediaCityUK – it’d be pretty rude not to take part in Orega’s #StartMeUp Pitch, right?!
You could find yourself in your own fantastic four-person office at MediaCityUK surrounded by culture, creativity, and innovation. That’s not something that comes along everyday, so don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity and make sure you’re in with a chance of winning!Read More
Working in an open plan office means having to listen to people’s phone calls, finger drumming, brainstorming sessions and even their music. Having background noise can be comforting to some and a distraction to others. Music in the workplace - do you view it as a mistake or a motivator?Read More
With demand for flexible working increasing in today’s workforce let’s look at the individuals and companies trying to break the inflexible barriers.Read More
Have you been given the role of project manager for the upcoming office move but don’t know where to start? Read more to define the workplace terms.Read More
MediaCityUK is fast becoming a gastronomic hotspot in Manchester. There are over 40 eateries to choose from so how are you supposed to decide where to go?! Take a look at Orega’s favourite spots for breakfast, lunch, dinner and after work drinks.Read More
When starting up a business, there are plenty of tools that can help you along the way. Whether for communication, planning, marketing or gaining insights, there are hundreds of free tools out there for you to try.
Here are five free tools that your start-up should be using…Read More
Bristol is a vibrant city which is home to many industries. Not only has the government significantly invested in Bristol’s business quarters, but the number of start-ups are rapidly increasing due to Bristol being labelled as a ‘mini London’.
If you’re thinking of relocating, or setting up somewhere new, Bristol is a great option. Here are 7 reasons why…Read More
Manchester has retained its title as the best city to live in the UK and has climbed to number 43 globally.
Now known as the digital hub of the north, it was previously recognised as an industrial metropolis. Read more about the brief history of this progressive city and why it’s an excellent location for any business:Read More
Looking to get fitter, stronger and healthier but feel like you never have any time to go to the gym? Moving to an office or building with a gym could give you more opportunities to work out. Read more about the benefits of having a workplace with a gym.Read More