Returning to Work After Holidays – Advice on Easing Back into Your Routine

Returning to Work After Holidays

Returning to work after holidays can sometimes feel daunting. However, with the right strategies, you can smoothly transition back into work, manage your emails, reduce stress, catch up efficiently, and ultimately boost your productivity. In this guide, we offer practical advice to help you confidently tackle your return to work. Before You Leave: Setting Up…

Design for Gilbanks, No.1 St Michael’s Unveiled

Gilbanks No.1 St Michael's

Gilbanks has revealed its design for the new 34,000 sq ft of flexible office space at No.1 St Michael’s in Manchester. The premium serviced office provider has appointed the award-winning Ekho Studio to create a unique and contemporary design. The office is designed to support professional businesses that require a dynamic and productive workspace. It…

Luma Foundation brings a bright future for sick children

Luma Foundation

The Yorkshire Children’s Hospital Fund has relaunched as Luma Foundation and will be chaired by Gilbanks’ Managing Director, Alex Duckett. Mr Duckett has set ambitious plans for the charity to raise money to purchase essential robotic equipment and advance medical technology for children and neonatal wards. He said: “People often think a serious illness will…

GILBANKS SELECTED AS ST MICHAEL’S SERVICED OFFICE PARTNER

Gilbanks St Michael's

Relentless Developments has signed a deal with premium serviced office provider, Gilbanks, for c.34,000 sq ft of office space at No.1 St Michael’s. The announcement follows an extensive search and selection process for a serviced office partner at the new £400m development. The move will see Gilbanks create its largest community for office professionals to…

Hall Brown Family Law Relocates to Gilbanks as Work Surges

Hall Brown Family Law, Gilbanks.

Hall Brown Family Law has announced that its Leeds team has relocated to new and larger offices after a surge in casework saw it outgrow its previous base. The award-winning firm has described how an increase in client instructions was boosted by the launch of its national mediation service earlier this year. Partner Sarah Manning,…

Budgeting Basics: An FD’s Guide to True Office Costs

serviced office costs Ben Jaffray finance director insights

Ben Jaffray, Finance Director at Gilbanks, shares some insights to help you better understand the true cost of your workspace. Below he explores some of the commonly used pricing tactics used by workspace providers to confuse customers, as well as making the case for why a serviced office can often be more cost-effective than a…

Seating for Success: Gilbanks Embraces Ergonomic Excellence with Humanscale Chairs

Gilbanks, Humanscale

We welcomed Humanscale Ambassador, Ana Stewart, to Gilbanks to discuss the importance of ergonomic chairs in the workplace. In this blog, Ana outlines the benefits of Humanscale chairs and how they are designed to support customers’ posture, comfort, productivity, and overall workplace wellbeing. WHO ARE  HUMANSCALE? “Humanscale is the leading manufacturer of high-performance ergonomic products…

Customer Spotlight: Almond + Company

Richard Almond Almond + Company

Legal luminary Richard Almond, Partner at Almond + Company, is a distinguished presence in our 11 York Street community. Always sporting a friendly smile, Richard’s positive outlook and knack for engaging conversations make him a joy to work with. Here, he discusses the importance of being part of a vibrant and professional culture for developing…

How to Run an Efficient Meeting with Gilbanks Meeting Rooms

How to run an efficient meeting

Meetings are an integral part of any business, but the absence of effective strategies and resources can lead to a waste of valuable time for colleagues and clients alike. In this blog, we share essential tips on how to run an efficient meeting and explore how Gilbanks can help transform your meetings into valuable gatherings…

Customer Spotlight – Scintilla

Scintilla Suzanne Oliver

We popped by Scintilla‘s office to meet with Suzanne Oliver, Director of IP Strategy. During our visit, Suzanne told us all about Scintilla’s exciting progress and shared their experiences of finding the right workspace for their Manchester base. First, could you tell us a little bit about your business? Scintilla is a firm of UK…