Kolkata is the capital city of West Bengal and is known to for its intellectual and ethnic heritage. Amongst the many nicknames this city has earned, “city of palaces" and "cultural capital of India" are most commonly used. Kolkata happens to be the second largest city in India, New Delhi being the largest, and is also the third most productive metropolitan area in the country!
Kolkata has the perfect blend of olden charm and contemporariness; this could be the reason why it is home to many migrants from across the country and the world as well. This balance in culture and modernity proves to be a great environment for startups and has attracted many entrepreneurs to the city! The population is known to be rich in culture and is extremely well-educated which could be of great assistance for budding professionals. No matter what the nature of your startup might me this vibrant ecosystem is ready to include you in its chaotic city life.
Apart from the great work culture Kolkata is also a wonderful place to go exploring. Once in a while, when you get the time to pull the eyes away from your laptop and towards the busy streets, this city will surely mesmerize you. Kolkata is a colourful city not much like other cities, here trams and hand-pulled rickshaws are the alternative mode of transport! This city will also have you covered on plenty of reading material with the largest public library in India, The National Library of India and second largest second-hand book market in the world at College Street. It is also home to the world's largest non-trade book fair! So it is safe to say that the city will have you leaving with more intellect than you came in with.
The growth of the startup phenomena brought along the growth in coworking spaces in Kolkata. All major areas in Kolkata have a wide range of coworking offices to choose from. Areas near the metro stations are popular for shared working spaces due to their connectivity with other parts of the city making transportation extremely easy. Salt Lake, Camac Street, etc area is known to be in demand by professionals looking to hire coworking spaces.
Most coworking spaces are not only equipped with top-notch technology but also delivery services, in case you need to send across hardcopies of documents or deposit cheques. High-speed WiFi, printers, projectors, etc are available in most places. Coworking spaces also have desks, cubicles and conference rooms available based on your requirements. Some shared office spaces also have entertainment services such as video games, cable television and board games for recreational purposes during break times.
Although the city has a dynamic crowd it is not easy to meet likeminded people just anywhere you go. Coworking spaces prove to be the best option for professionals, entrepreneurs and people visiting the city for the first time to make new connections and network easily. This helps open doorways to explore new business opportunities.
Apart from the great company, coworking spaces also tend to build a motivating environment to help professionals work better. The ambience at shard working spaces is the perfect drive you will need to run a successful business!
To keep the experience awesome for our users, we have a set of standards which venues must meet:
Your venue's primary business must be the renting of desks, meeting rooms, and private offices.