Reach New Heights with ElevatedNY

In November 2018, we updated you about renovations to our ReadySet! Offices at the Hippodrome. The refresh included sleek design touches and additional amenities.   Now the company reaches another level with a new name and identity.   Introducing ElevatedNY—premium offices at the Hippodrome.   It’s the same level of service you’ve come to expect for years with ReadySet! Offices, just under a new name. ElevatedNY takes today’s business to new heights by setting the new standard in luxury offices. With more amenities than ever before along with convenient access set in the heart of Midtown, it’s truly the premium… Read More

ElevatedNY. Renovated.

The final weeks of the year bring that familiar combination of holiday festivities and workplace hustle. We are excited to add to your reasons to celebrate by announcing the first phase of the ElevatedNY 4th floor renovation is nearly complete. From a design standpoint, think executive style with a boutique twist: sleek, Zen-like gray and silver hues with pops of fresh color. Bright yet soft lighting and modern artwork along the walls. Marble and limestone touches that align with our grand lobby inside the historic, Class A Hippodrome building. Spearheaded by award-winning architectural firm L.B. Architects, who marry form and… Read More

Seating Etiquette 101: Meeting Efficiency

Every business has unique needs and expectations to consider when planning a meeting. Researching and being specific about what you need and expect for every meeting will minimize stress for everyone involved. Remember that the meetings you organize will reflect and build your business brand, leaving a lasting impression.  Sitting side by side is great positioning for collaborating and brain storming between two people. Most people gravitate to this position naturally when they are working on the same project. Depending on your level of comfort prior to the meeting there might be a feeling of discomfort or invasion of personal… Read More

Midtown Manhattan Office Space that is as Impressive as You

Shouldn’t your workspace be as impressive as you? Then, it’s time to decide on workspace that can support the way you do business and sharpen up that professional image. ReadySet! Offices can help. ReadySet! Offices in Midtown Manhattan offers completely furnished offices, shared use of beautifully appointed common areas, professional and friendly reception, phone answering, experienced integrated business services, conference and meeting facilities on-site, mail and package receipt, complimentary coffee every day, complimentary bagels on Fridays, utilities included, janitorial services included, 24-hour secure access, parking on-site and free Wi-Fi. Located in the iconic Hippodrome Building, in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, provides… Read More

Get ready for your next meeting in Midtown Manhattan. ReadySet! Offices can help.

As a professional in providing a variety of different types of meeting space in Midtown Manhattan, I have seen a lot of presentations, from intimate groups to larger training sessions. Due to my constant interaction with meeting attendees, I can offer advice about planning a presentation. The first thing I tell my meeting clients over and over -BE PREPARED! PREPARATION IS THE KEY The purpose of a presentation is to inform, persuade and build good will. But, at the same time, you have to keep things interesting and organized.  A presentation must be crafted for listeners. Figure out your content… Read More

Location, Location, Location…& Amenities: What’s it like having an Executive Office at the Hippodrome building in Midtown Manhattan?

When starting or building your business, it all comes down to location.  The amenities are important too. Executive office space in the Hippodrome building in Midtown Manhattan offers the whole package. What’s it like having an Executive Office at ReadySet! Offices? The surrounding neighborhood, building amenities, furnished offices and meeting space combine to make ReadySet! Offices at the Hippodrome building the ideal location to start or build your business. At ReadySet! Offices, all of the common areas and exterior executive office space and suites have plenty of natural light to brighten your time in the office. The 24/ hour security… Read More

Putting Together the Dream Team for Your New Business

“Teamwork” is one of those words that are thrown around constantly in the business world, along with all the other sports metaphors, like “keeping your eye on the ball,” “going for the win” and “knocking it out of the park.” But the fact is, unless you’re a business of one, whom you choose as your partners, colleagues and employees – i.e. your team – may be the single most important factor in whether you can… well… knock it out of the park. After all, you may have the most ingenious, marketable product, and you may be working out of the… Read More

How to Run a Successful Business Meeting

Meetings are the linchpin of any successful business. They give you and your colleagues an opportunity to plan, strategize, set priorities, solve problems and brainstorm. But a poorly run meeting can be a major time-waster, and it can even create new problems and challenges, instead of solving old ones. So if you’re the one running the meeting, you’re going to want to plan accordingly. Any meeting you conduct is a direct reflection of you. Ask yourself: What kind of image am I projecting: Calm, efficient and professional? Or scattered, unproductive and ineffective? Here are some tips to give your office… Read More

Tools and Resources Every New Business Should Have

Whether you’re a lawyer, an accountant or a tech entrepreneur, starting your own business can be an exciting, promising and sometimes frightening proposition. On the one hand, it’s the American dream to work for one’s self, call all the shots and chart one’s own success. On the other hand, there are always unknowns in the business world. But if you arm yourself with the proper tools and resources, you can infinitely increase your chances for creating a successful business that will grow and expand over time.  Law & Order Unless you’re a law firm, you’re going to need to retain… Read More

How to Decorate Your Executive Office

Your look and feel of your executive office says a lot about you. It immediately telegraphs to colleagues and clients essential information about your professionalism, taste level and work style. Office design and arrangement can even impact your productivity and ultimate success rate. So how do you decorate your executive office to maximize your output? In general, less is more. Décor in an executive office is generally sleek, efficient and charming. It should project a sense of both humming activity and quiet calm – and of both professionalism and personality. And it should impress rather than depress. Here are some… Read More