The Balancing Act: Navigating Privacy and Connection in a Coworking Space

29 May, 2024

“Privacy is crucial for us. We handle numerous calls and being in a private cabin ensures that we can focus without disturbing others. It's about creating a space where everyone can be at their most productive.”
                                                      - Dhruvil Dholariya
                                                Consultant Collection, Flexi Loans

Have you ever felt like you were navigating a tightrope, trying to find that perfect balance between craving privacy and seeking connection? Well, let me introduce you to Dhruvil Dholakiya, a coworker at Uncubate whose professional journey sheds light on this matter.

Dhruvil is a part of the team at Flexi Loans, an online financing platform that specializes in providing businesses with quick, flexible, and sufficient funding. But his path to this role has been anything but a straight line. After completing his bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, he embarked on a career as a service engineer. But then, the dynamic world of finance beckoned, and Dhruvil found himself drawn to Flexi Loans, a company dedicated to supporting startups and small businesses.

Today, Dhruvil, along with his two colleagues, manages the Gujarat region from their private cabin within Uncubate's coworking space. And let me tell you, this cabin for them is their haven, an oasis of peace amidst the hectic pace of a shared office.

"Privacy is crucial for us," Dhruvil explains, his eyes reflecting the weight of his responsibilities. "We handle numerous calls related to loan lending, and being in a private cabin ensures that we can focus without disturbing others. It's about creating a space where everyone can be at their most productive."

For Dhruvil, this private space is more than just a workspace; it's a space that allows him to immerse himself fully in his work. "I think being in a private space while working helps me concentrate and handle sensitive information more effectively," he shares, his voice carrying a tinge of relief at having found this sanctuary.

But here's the thing, my friends – life is all about balance, and Dhruvil understands this well. "Networking and bonding with others wouldn't be such a task if I was in a desk," he admits, his brow furrowing slightly as he contemplates the trade-off. The private cabin, while providing solitude, can also create a barrier to those spontaneous interactions and connections that are the lifeblood of a coworking space. "I have to make efforts to network," he says, a hint of determination in his voice, reflecting on the conscious effort required to engage with the broader Uncubate community.

Dhruvil's journey is a testament to the adaptability and resilience of professionals who navigate the ever-evolving landscape of coworking spaces. His insights serve as a valuable guide for others seeking to find their own balance between privacy and connection in their professional lives. So, the next time you find yourself craving solitude or yearning for connection, remember Dhruvil's story – a reminder that the balancing act is an ongoing dance, and the key is to find your own rhythm, one step at a time.