It is estimated that by 2022, co-working spaces will be the workplace choice for about 5.1 million people. The increasing popularity of co-working spaces has been fueled largely by the increasing number of freelancers and remote workers. The members are as diverse as they can get – entrepreneurs, remote workers, freelancers, startups including multinationals.

The growing popularity of co-working spaces is as a result of the culture and experience that is associated with these spaces. Amazingly, a lot of people who’ve joined co-working spaces have found it to be highly beneficial in regards to productivity at work. They are happier, more creative, more inspired, and more engaged in their work –  as a part of a co-working community.

Here are a few reasons why businesses are taking the leap into coworking –