Quiet, Please! 6 Benefits of Office Privacy Pods

Quiet, Please! 6 Benefits of Office Privacy Pods

We’ve all had those days at the office when you’ve got a deadline looming, and even with headphones on, you just can’t concentrate in the office. Sometimes it’s not even work, but an important call you need to focus on. From the general chit-chat from your co-workers or the sound of the coffee machine, there are always a million things that feel tailor-made to distract you in a busy office.

That’s where office privacy pods come in.

In today’s fast-paced world, it’s more important than ever to have a place for your team to get away from it all and focus on their work. That’s exactly what office privacy pods are for.

If you’re not familiar with them, privacy pods are a small, self-contained area in offices for your team when they need to concentrate or make phone calls without being interrupted. Here’s everything you need to know about office privacy pods, how they can benefit your business and how to find office spaces in London with them.

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At Canvas, we create homely and authentic offices for large & small teams. We include everything (meeting rooms too) with a simple, flexible contract.

What is an office privacy pod?

What are office privacy pods?

If you’ve been to a co-working space or any sort of modern office in the past few years, you’ve probably noticed the trend of open-plan layouts. The theory behind this design is that it promotes collaboration and creativity by allowing employees to easily see and talk to each other – which is undoubtedly true.

But this type of layout can sometimes be a bit counterproductive due to increased distractions. As a result, many companies are now reconsidering their office designs and looking for ways to create more privacy for their employees. Enter the office privacy pod.

An office privacy pod is essentially a small, enclosed space within an open-plan office that can be used for important client calls, focused work, or even taking a nap (on breaks, obviously!).

Privacy pods come in all shapes and sizes, but they typically have soundproof walls and doors so that employees can escape the noise of the office and concentrate on whatever task they need to do.

The benefits of an office privacy pod

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1. They promote concentration and focus

In an open-concept office, it can be difficult to find a quiet place to concentrate. Office privacy pods provide employees with a quiet space where they can focus on their work without distractions.

2. They allow for private client calls and video conferences

Most people have had the experience of needing to make a phone call or having a confidential video conference but not being able to find a place to do so. Office privacy pods are becoming increasingly popular as a way to provide employees with the privacy they need without having to leave the office. Office privacy pods can also be used for personal calls, giving employees the opportunity to step away from their desks and take a break from work.

3. They provide a space for informal meetings and brainstorming sessions.

If you need to have an informal meeting or need to do some brainstorming, office privacy pods provide an ideal space. You can hold small, informal meetings without disturbing other employees who are trying to concentrate on their work.

4. They can be used as break rooms.

If your office doesn’t have a dedicated break room, office privacy pods can be used as impromptu break rooms where employees can take a few minutes to relax and recharge before getting back to work.

5. They create a more pleasant working environment.

Offices that are noisy and chaotic can be stressful and unpleasant places to work. By investing in office privacy pods, you can create a more pleasant working environment for your employees.

6. They improve employee morale and satisfaction.

Employees who are able to focus on their work and take breaks in quiet, comfortable spaces are generally more satisfied with their jobs than employees who don’t have access to these things. Happy employees lead to improved morale and increased productivity, so investing in office privacy pods is good for business.

Find an Office Space with Privacy Pods Today

Office privacy pods are becoming increasingly popular in today’s open-concept offices. And as you can see, there are plenty of good reasons for that. If you’re considering a new office space, privacy pods are a must-have, and the good news is that there are plenty of London office spaces already equipped with them.

We’ve put together some of the best ones available:

Old Street office space with privacy pods

Old Street Office with Privacy Pods

Old Street is one of our most popular private office locations. The building is bright and airy, with large windows that let in plenty of natural light. The offices are all open-plan, so you’ve got plenty of space to spread out and get comfortable.

And if you need some privacy, the meeting rooms, breakout areas and privacy pods are perfect for taking a call, catching up with colleagues or grabbing a coffee. Plus, with high-speed internet, 24/7 access and all utilities included, everything you need is right at your fingertips.

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Mayfair office space with privacy pods

Mayfair Office with Privacy Pods

If you’re looking for a beautifully converted office space in the heart of London’s West End, this is the perfect option. The building is just 2 minutes from Bond Street station, and inside you’ll find bright, spacious private offices with stunning period features.

The large sash windows overlook the iconic Mayfair streets, and the breakout area is perfect for taking a break or grabbing a coffee. There’s also high-speed internet and wifi access, plus all utilities are included in the lease. If you need to host a meeting, there are several meeting rooms available, and 24/7 reception means you can always access your office.

And, of course, there are privacy pods for your team.

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Farringdon office space with privacy pods

Farringdon Office with Privacy Pods

Our offices in Farringdon are just a three-minute walk from Farringdon station and come equipped with fantastic privacy pods for your team.

But that’s not all, our offices also include high-speed wifi, all utilities included, breakout areas, kitchens, meeting rooms, a communal pool table, 24/7 access, phone booths, a podcast room, and dog-friendly facilities.

Its central location makes us an ideal choice for businesses looking to be in the heart of the action, and our modern amenities provide everything you need to be productive and comfortable.

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Looking for office space in London? Explore all of our offices today and find the perfect space for your business. If you’ve got any questions, get in touch with our team – they’re always available to lend a hand and answer any questions you might have. 

About Us

At Canvas, we understand that every business is different, and so we offer private serviced offices that can be customised to meet your specific needs. Our office buildings are located in Mayfair, Shoreditch, Old Street, Dalston, Farringdon and Clerkenwell, and all of our offices for rent come with access to meeting rooms, multi-site access and other facilities.

If you’re not sure which office space is right for you, our team would be more than happy to provide guidance and assistance. So please don’t hesitate to get in touch if you need any help. We look forward to hearing from you!

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