How to Make Your Office Space More Productive (and Fun)

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A guest post by Matt Schexnayder of SpareFoot. Unless you’ve been sleeping under a rock (or your desk) for the past year, you already know that Austin is one of the most sought-after places to work and live in the country. With its low unemployment rate, low cost of living, beautiful weather and steadily growing […]

National Cargo Bureau Upgrades Office Space

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National Cargo Bureau recently expanded their New Orleans operations into a new office space in Metairie Centre office building.  When deciding what type of layout they wanted, National Cargo opted for a large, open work area with just one perimeter office and a conference room.  The new corner suite has wraparound windows and provides an abundance […]

Posigen Green Grants Sets up Solar Operations in Metairie Centre

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When PosiGen Green Grants was searching for office space in the Greater New Orleans area, they needed a convenient, central location that was easily accesible for their clients.  They chose Metairie Centre office building.  Their 6,500 square foot high-tech headquarters occupies a suite that was once home to technology giant Cisco Systems. PosiGen Green Grants’ […]

Inchcape Shipping Makes New Home in Metairie

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When Inchcape Shipping Services, a global leader in maritime services, was searching for a new home for their New Orleans office, location was a key factor in their final decision.  They wanted an office that was convenient for their employees across the metro area.  They chose Severn Place office building.  Situated in the heart of Metairie, Louisiana, […]

5 Killer Online Solutions for the NOLA Business

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Did you know that you can save money when leasing office space if you are smart and utilize online products wisely?  Investing in the right software can help your bottom line through increased profit and productivity.  Utilizing digital services can even help reduce commercial leasing expenses.  The digital world has made filing cabinets a thing […]

Say it, Don’t Spray it! A Business Guide to Using Social Media

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Are you using social media to promote your business?  Whether a newbie to the social marketing game or approaching ninja status, the number of platforms and online resources which offer help can be overwhelming.  Let’s cut through the noise and reduce all that info down into a simmering pot of delicious practicality. (This article is […]

Metairie–the True Hub of the Nola Business Scene

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In contrast to our normal posts about overall business and real estate trends, this article may seem somewhat laser focused and oddly self serving.  Perhaps.  But if you are considering expanding to the New Orleans area or already do business here, pay attention.  You’ll find this info helpful.  By the way, for you out of […]

The State of the New Orleans Office Market

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When searching for office space for your business, it is important to have at least some knowledge of the overall state of the market.  The New Orleans office market is strong compared to the rest of the country.  According to the National Association of Realtors, the vacancy rate of the national office market was 16.1 […]

New Orleans Rapidly Becoming a Hub for Start ups

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New business ventures in biotechnology, consumer goods, franchise restaurants, and education are sprouting up all over Louisiana which has intensified the battle for New Orleans office space. While this may come as a surprise to many, Louisiana has made a commitment to opening their doors to new investments in a variety of business ventures. The […]

Creative Office Spaces: JetBlue’s New York Offices

Creative Office Spaces include open spaces, positive messages, ergonomic seating and private meeting areas.  These are a few of the benefits of the new JetBlue New York offices.  This new facility was clearly designed taking into consideration the unique needs and company culture of Jet Blue. Employees have different needs Portability, flexibility and privacy make […]