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There is nothing quite like unwinding from a long day at the office by enjoying a full flavoured glass of wine accompanied with a perfectly paired cheese platter. The team at the Guinness Business Centre doesn’t need to wait till July 25th to celebrate National Wine and Cheese Day, any excuse to crack open that good bottle of red or artisan blue vein cheese will do, particularly when you have so many people to share it with. These social events allow our members to get to know their neighbours in a relaxed, social setting, where they can collaborate on new projects, empathize with each other’s challenges and share ideas for the future. These events are particularly favoured by the ladies in our shared office space as it gives them a chance to support one another, build confidence and develop meaningful friendships. 

Attending networking events is a great way to boost creativity and encourage the flow of new ideas. As an entrepreneur or small business owner, your ability to bounce ideas off teammates or brainstorm solutions is limited. Joining a coworking community or surrounding yourself with like-minded people can help you gain valuable insight and perspective into areas you are struggling with. Testing theories or new ideas with your peers can instill confidence as well as boost your reputation in the business community. 

Another key benefit for women attending networking events is the possibility of finding a mentor. A Linkedin study reported that 82% of women agreed that having a mentor is important for career advancement, professional guidance and industry knowledge (Williams, 2011). The entrepreneurial journey can be daunting and the prospect of relying on your judgement can be scary. Developing self-confidence in your decision-making ability is key to success and can be improved with the guidance of a mentor.

Once you have found a supportive mentor, doors start to open. Invitations for prestigious learning seminars and networking events flood in, which in turn allows you to expand your professional network. Obtaining a strong reference from a credible and knowledgeable mentor is a fantastic advantage when applying for future job opportunities and solidifies your stance as a strong candidate.

Attending a networking event can be inspiring! Imagine listening to the stories of strong, professional women who have navigated adversity and come out on top. We all need a reminder to refocus ourselves and reevaluate our goals to reach our full potential.

So, break out the special bottle you have been saving and collaborate on a tasting platter (we love Cotter Crunch for inspo) . Celebrate National Wine and Cheese Day with the ladies at your office or coworking space. These fun catch-ups are all opportunities to shape your career, find meaningful relationships and boost your confidence. 


Vancouver Office Space

Guinness Business Centre offers you a Vancouver office space that matches your commercial real estate needs. The workspace requirements of setting up a new office, relocating from an old office or working as a dynamic team on-the-go, can be a challenge. We provide you with the right office space rentals in Vancouver that suit your needs and budget. Our customized lease solutions can cater to businesses looking to set up a private Vancouver downtown office. We also cater to those looking for more modern virtual office options and even those looking to find a balance between modern and traditional conventions by opting for co-working spaces.

Explore the possibilities that we have on offer. We cater to a varied range of office space types and offer different workspace solution packages because we understand that rental office space requirements are different for each business.

Select and customize your Vancouver space rental preferences by size, space, amenities, availability or even location and allow us to do the rest. Guinness Business Centre enables you to work more productively and flexibly as we take complete control of securing the right office space to suit you and your team.

Vancouver Co-working Space

We provide businesses in Vancouver with the best office space rental. Whether you are a solo entrepreneur, or you have a dedicated team at your beck and call, we’ll provide you with the right Vancouver office rental space that fits your needs and budget.

With an array of elegant and distinguished offices available for rent in the heart of downtown Vancouver, Guinness Business Centre offers a traditional alternative to co-working. Contact us today and take a tour of what we have to offer.

Our Vancouver Co-working office spaces are aesthetically and beautifully designed offices with open areas that can fit teams of various sizes – large or small. The co-working space is fully decked with shared and furnished amenities such as pantries, kitchens, bathrooms, with the option of adding conference rooms or meeting rooms for your team.

Vancouver Shared Office

We offer a prestigious selection of rental offices in Vancouver suitable for conferences, co-working, shared office spaces or private office rental. Visit us for a consultation to get more information on our flexible terms. Whether you are a dynamic enterprise looking for a satellite shared Vancouver office or whether you are an established company looking for more traditional yet convenient alternatives such as a Vancouver co-working space, we offer an office space rental that will match your need.

Vancouver Virtual Office

A Vancouver virtual office plants your business in the heart of downtown Vancouver whilst giving you the flexibility to spread your reach to anywhere across the globe. We provide you with a secured physical location and address in a local Vancouver rental office, whilst giving you the freedom to operate and expand internationally. The support and foundation of having an established Vancouver virtual office is beneficial whether a company is simply starting up or already thriving and seeking to place one of its global branches in a Vancouver downtown office.