Can my clients/colleagues visit me at ModernWell?
This is your workspace, and we understand that you may need to meet with colleagues or clients. ModernWell members’ visitors are welcome to use the space for two hours free of charge, twice per month. If your visitor needs to use the space for more than two hours, we offer Day Passes for $40. Visitors are limited to two Day Passes per month. If you find that you have a visitor who needs to use the space more than twice per month, a ModernWell membership would be the best option for them! We ask that all visitors sign in at the front desk when they arrive.
Are men welcome at ModernWell?
Yes! While we are a women-centered space, all genders are welcome at ModernWell!
What if I need to have a private meeting and I’m on a Community Space or Flex membership?
We have you covered. Our Community Space membership includes 8 hours of consult room rental per month as well as 8 hours of conference room rental per month. Our Flex membership includes 4 hours of consult room rental per month and 4 hours of conference room rental per month. If additional hours are needed, members are able to pay a discounted hourly rate (rates outlined in next question).
What are your conference and consult room rates for members and non-members?
Members receive an allotment of conference and consult room hours (see membership). Additional hours are billed at $20 per hour for consult rooms and $35 per hour for the conference room. For non-members, we rent our conference room for $75 per hour and consult rooms for $40 per hour.
How many people can your conference room hold? Do you have AV equipment?
Our conference room comfortably seats 16 people around the table and there is room for additional chairs on the periphery if needed. The room also can be set up classroom-style for video presentations or panel discussions with tables removed and seating for up to 45. The room is equipped with a Smart TV / Apple TV and a whiteboard, so all you have to do is connect your device to the TV for full audio + visual access! As an add-on, we also have the Meeting Owl Pro available to make your hybrid meeting experience seamless!
How many people can your consult rooms hold?
Both the Walker (Alice) and Woolf (Virginia) consult rooms include a table and two chairs. The Wilder (Laura Ingalls) room includes a table and four chairs.
Do you offer private offices at ModernWell?
Yes, we have a limited number of private offices for individuals and small teams starting at $800/mo. Please email us at email@example.com to inquire about availability and pricing.
Do you offer desks at ModernWell?
Yes, we have a limited number of designated desks for individuals and small teams starting at $300/mo. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about availability and pricing.
Can I write off the Modernwell fee on my taxes?
Yes, the cost of using a co-working space is tax deductible! It counts as renting office space, and can include your ModernWell membership fee and consult or conference room rental fees. (Consult with an accountant with specific questions.)
Do you offer printing and fax services at ModernWell?
Yes! As a member, you have access to the ModernWell printing and scanning equipment. Once we get you set up, all you have to do is connect the ModernWell wifi network and punch in a code at the printer to take advantage of its many functions.
Where do I park?
We have on-site parking and surrounding street parking that is free and easy to access. Cedar Lake Rd. S. to the south and Xerxes to the west of ModernWell are convenient options. Parking is not allowed on S. Wayzata Blvd in the front of the building.
Can I be on the phone at ModernWell?
You are welcome to make phone calls in the open community space. We do ask that you speak at a respectful volume and refrain from using your speakerphone. When holding your video conferencing or Skype calls, please reserve one of the consult rooms or the conference room. If you are noise sensitive and prefer to work in a quiet space, we also offer a no talking, no cell phone seating area that is perfect for distraction-free work time!
Are you interested in partnering with local companies?
Yes! ModernWell takes great pride in new partnerships, both local and national! If you would like to discuss options for partnerships, sponsorships or event collaboration, please send an email to email@example.com and one of our team members will be in touch.
Can I host paid workshops out of ModernWell?
ModernWell is happy to co-host your workshop or event that is in line with our mission and values. To host a ticketed event or workshop out of ModernWell, simply submit a request for workshop hosting to firstname.lastname@example.org. Upon approval, ModernWell will create a shareable ticketing link and partner with you on the promotion of the event.
Can I rent your space for photo/video shoots?
Yes! Our floor to ceiling windows allow for the beauty of natural light all year long, which creates an ideal space for photographers. For more details on space rental for events or photoshoots, please see our event rental page.
What types of members or companies are currently in your space?
Our members are a diverse and creative bunch of individuals! Our space is home to life coaches, photographers, lawyers, consultants, nutritionists, talent agents, writers, bankers, financial advisors, small business owners, CEO’s, and artists. And some members are in transition and utilize the space to map out their next move. We welcome you wherever you are at in your personal and professional journey.
Can I bring my child to ModernWell?
While we understand the importance of family, our mission is to provide a calm and productive workspace for our members to thrive. In order to deliver on this mission, children under the age of 18 are not allowed in the space.
Can I bring my pet to ModernWell?
Out of respect for all of our members and guests who have allergies, pets of any kind are not allowed at ModernWell.
Do you offer month-to-month memberships?
Our membership options include your choice of month-to-month 6 or a 12 month commitment. All membership options receive the same member benefits, but our 12 month option is the best bang for your buck!
Can I Freeze my membership?
Yes! We know life gets busy, so we offer our members the option to “freeze” their memberships. Members are able to Freeze their membership for one month when on a 12 month membership, and their dues will not pull for that month. There is no fee for placing a membership on Freeze.
Do you offer co-working day passes?
We do offer day passes for $40/day. You can purchase one here.
When can I access the co-working space? ModernWell is staffed and open Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 5:30 pm. Our space is available for rent before and after hours and our weekends. Inquire here (hyperlink to event form).
Is ModernWell a good co-working space for startups?
Starting a company can be daunting on many levels, but being in a space where you are surrounded by other entrepreneurs can make all the difference in the world! At ModernWell, you will have direct access to (as in across the room) to people who can help you navigate the start-up process and take your business to the next level. Whether you need assistance with marketing, social media, strategic planning and development, or a business coach/circle to help you steer your start-up ship, you will have to look no further than the ModernWell community! You have access to the hundreds of ModernWell members through our on-line membership portal, private Facebook group, and also the impromptu, but often constructive meeting at the water cooler.
Can I get mail service at ModernWell?
Yes, our members can utilize the ModernWell address to receive their mail at ModernWell. Mail is kept in a locked file cabinet and members are regularly notified when they receive mail.