Posts Tagged ‘adjustable desk’

 
 
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Guest Blog: Ashley Welton on Deciding to Stand

 Ashley Welton is a Hawaii based writer that is guest blogging with VARIDESK.  It came on slowly. I thought the sore back, tight hips and tired mind were an unavoidable byproduct of being a writer and, therefore, beholden to my desk—little did I know my desk was my problem and that VARIDESK would solve it. I […]
 
 
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New Product Spotlight: Cube Plus 40 & 48, Pro Desk 48 and Laptop 22

Whether you’re a standing desk pro or considering a new way to work for the first time, VARIDESK has a ton of different options and standing desk solutions! Today, we’re spotlighting a few of our newest products so you can choose your next VARIDESK with confidence. Cube Plus 40 and 48 The cubicle was designed […]
 
 
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Summer Productivity Hacks

  Between a busy social calendar and poolside cabanas calling your name, it’s easy to let productivity slump during the warmer months. If you’re looking to optimize your performance at work this summer, follow these quick and easy tips! At Your Desk One of the easiest ways to increase productivity at the office is to […]
 
 
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Lowering BMI with Standing Desks

It’s no news that sitting is bad for you. Adults and children alike can produce some long-term issues from sitting all day, every day. While many adults have already made the switch to standing, the good news is you don’t have to wait until your first 9-5 job to create a healthier lifestyle. A recent […]
 
 
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Increasing Office Collaboration with Sit-Stand Desks

Scott Birnbaum, a vice president of Samsung Semiconductor, had a problem. Some of the best ideas and companies were created through chance meetings, however it had become easier to send an email than to actually go see a colleague. “The most creative ideas aren’t going to come while sitting in front of your monitor [1]”, […]
 
 
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Standing Up for Optimal Health

Everyone knows that being in the military can be very physically demanding. From the dangers of carrying 70-pound packs to physical fitness tests, military duty is one of the most strenuous occupations you can have. What should not be strenuous or physically demanding is being a “desk jockey” but, believe it or not, having a […]
 
 
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VARIDESK Outfits the DEC with Standing Desks

This week, VARIDESK had the opportunity to outfit the Dallas Entrepreneur Center (DEC) with brand new standing desks and sit/stand desks. The DEC is a Dallas-based co-working facility that allows entrepreneurs to rent workspaces and grow their businesses with the help of various resources and programs. We teamed up with the company to provide a […]
 
 
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Work Elevated at Love Field

Since it’s hard to experience a VARIDESK sit/stand desk by just looking around our website, we decided to bring VARIDESK to you! So, if you’re flying in or out of Dallas this summer and have always wanted to try a VARIDESK, you’re in luck. The first-ever VARIDESK kiosk is now open at gate 11 in […]
 
 
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The Top 5 Strategies for Relieving Back Pain

About 75 to 85 percent of all Americans will suffer from back pain at some point in their lives[i]. To find relief, they turn to everything from natural remedies to spinal fusion surgery. We spoke with back pain sufferers and looked at the research to compile this list of some of the most effective strategies […]
 
 
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Your Workout Might Not Be Working

Like most people, you probably sit at your desk for the majority of your day. You might think that that’s ok, since you got up early to run or you usually work out at lunch. But did you know that sitting all day can actually cancel out the benefits of your workout? The Mayo Clinic […]
 
 
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Standing Desk Case Studies: Global Prairie

At VARIDESK we love to hear from our fans and incorporate their ideas into our standing desk products. Recently we decided to pay a visit to Global Prairie, a health-focused digital marketing firm who just incorporated VARIDESK standing desks into their Dallas/Fort Worth satellite office. Check out the video below to see how VARIDESK has […]
 
 
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Using Standing Desks at Work Improves Productivity by 46%

According to a recent study, when employees use sit/stand desks their productivity increases. For years, workers who use standing desks have been touting this very benefit and now science has confirmed it. The Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health studied a call center and measured the number of calls the workers made […]
 
 
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6 Standing Desk Mistakes to Avoid

It’s no news that standing while you work is becoming the new normal in the modern day office. As people begin to realize the benefits of standing as opposed to sitting all day, sit/stand desks are popping up in offices around the world. Sit/stand desks can be a great tool to increase your health, productivity, […]
 
 
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Get Fit Don’t Sit Infographic

How much does sitting all day actually affect your health? Does standing more frequently actually help? Check out our infographic to learn about the benefits of incorporating a standing desk into your daily routine.
 
 
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Dane Rauschenberg Explores Space

Dane Rauschenberg, marathoner extraordinaire, is guest blogging with VARIDESK. Dane is an extreme runner, speaker, author and is world-renowned for completing 52 marathons in 52 weeks. His first book, See Dane Run, was a hit for both runners and non-runners alike. He believes that fitness shouldn’t just be viewed as a chore that keeps you […]
 
 
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Why Your Posture Matters

If you’re sitting down right now, chances are you are slouched over in your chair reading this. Most of us don’t even notice it, but studies show that the vast majority of us are hurting ourselves daily through our bad posture. In fact, one study found that for 90% of Americans, their normal posture is […]
 
 
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6 Simple Ways to Boost Productivity

When working 40+ hours a week, it can be difficult to stay focused and productive throughout the day. Here are 6 tips to help you stay on track throughout your work week. 1.) Get Sleep Studies show that not getting enough sleep at night can greatly affect your memory and focus. When we are in […]
 
 
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Sit/Stand Desks: Standing is Half of It

Over the past few years, there has been an undeniable rise in promoting office health. One of the biggest changes that has come from this movement is the implementation of sit/stand desks in offices around the world. When many people hear “sit/stand desk”, they tend to get the idea that they have to stand all day. This is […]
 
 
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Guest Blog: Dane Rauschenberg on Jim Fixx and Heart Month

Dane Rauschenberg, marathoner extraordinaire, is guest blogging with VARIDESK. Dane is an extreme runner, speaker, author and is world-renowned for completing 52 marathons in 52 weeks. His first book, See Dane Run, was a hit for both runners and non-runners alike. He believes that fitness shouldn’t just be viewed as a chore that keeps you […]
 
 
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SUCCESS WITH VARIDESK: LISA’S STORY

This is the third in a series of interviews with actual customers whose lives were changed because of their standing desk from VARIDESK. Lisa M. suffered from migraines, neck and shoulder pain – at least she did, until she got her VARIDESK. This is her story. Lisa M.,  Why did you start looking for a standing desk? […]