If you’re thinking about experimenting with a new workspace, you’ll find there are a lot more pros than cons to co-working — the new working craze that’s growing increasingly popular with telecommuters, startups, entrepreneurs and creative types all across the country. Last week, we discussed a number of tips for staying productive in your co-working […]
Basic Information On Ergonomics And You
Are you just starting to learn the importance of ergonomics in your life?
Or are you looking for information to build a case to get more ergonomic computer equipment at your office? This is a great place to start. We have put together a ton of great information that can have a positive impact on your overall health.
As we discussed in last week’s blog post, co-working can be a great way for workers of any discipline to combine the best of the office and telecommuting worlds. With smart, creative independent colleagues by your side, a day spent co-working is a day immersed in creativity, new ideas and a productive hum. If you’re interested […]
Watch out, cubicles. With the advent of Wi-Fi and mobile plans, today’s workers can operate from just about anywhere in the world. For freelancers, entrepreneurs and telecommuters, that could mean a great opportunity to work from the couch all day, but working in isolation often means sacrificing productivity. Enter co-working. By its strictest definition, co-working […]
We’ve been hearing for years that breakfast is essential for success at work. But here’s something you might not know: many of the world’s most successful people get most of their best work done before they even pour that bowl of cereal. Why? For many people, mornings are simply a great time for concentration. The […]
It would be an understatement to say that tablets have benefited from a meteoric rise in popularity over the past several years. While earlier versions of the platform failed spectacularly (most would argue we simply weren’t ready for them), consumers rapidly embraced first the iPad and then all of the many tablets to follow. Now, […]
Smaller Devices are a Pain From desktops to laptops to tablets and mobile phones, our workspaces are becoming increasingly compact. While this may be great for convenience, all of that balancing of laptops on knees, craning to see screens, and typing on tiny keyboards has taken ergonomics back to the dark ages. What to do? […]
The first step in fixing a problem is admitting you’ve got one—and when it comes to ergonomics, most offices do. But just handing employees a handbook on ergonomic best practices isn’t going to do the trick. While most ergonomic solutions are relatively simple and easy to implement, they do involve making adjustments to ingrained habits, […]
There it is, gleaming on the shelf in front of you. A brand new tablet, app icons twinkling in that fresh, clean showroom light. And then you see the price tag. Yikes. That’s not in the budget—but could it possibly be something your boss could put on the company credit card? It’s not as outlandish […]
According to a recent study, office workers are just as concerned as ever about workspace ergonomics. With longer hours at work, an increased reliance on small devices and the prevalence of typing as a job requirement, workers have every right to be concerned about their sedentary days. Not only have occurrences of Repetitive Stress Injuries […]
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