Posts Tagged ‘standing desk’

 
 
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Frequently Asked Friday: Part 1

Buying a standing desk can be a big decision that requires a good bit of research. At VARIDESK, we get a lot of questions about our desks, accessories, health benefits, and more. To help you out during your research process, we’ve created Frequently Asked Friday, a series created to answer common questions surrounding VARIDESK, standing while you […]
 
 
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Why VARIDESK?

With the endless options for standing desk solutions popping up today, it can be difficult to decide which desk is the right desk. Will it fit your desk? Will it hold all of your equipment? Is it worth the investment? With VARIDESK, the decision is easy. Find out more about how VARIDESK gives you a standing desk that […]
 
 
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Convincing Your Boss

While you may love your job or office, you might also feel like you’re missing something – a standing desk. When the days are long and the movement is sparse, sitting can begin to wear on you in more ways than one. While many companies have made the switch to a healthier, more active office […]
 
 
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Invest in a Healthy Workplace

It’s always the perfect time to invest in your health and wellness. You can easily make a more productive and healthy office with VARIDESK Standing Desks. Check out our infographic below and learn just how much better off your business will be when you incorporate standing in the workplace! Find out more about incorporating VARIDESK into […]
 
 
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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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Big Deduction for Your Business

Every kind of business: small, medium, and even the ones that make the GDP of a small country, could use more. More time, more money, more of the latest office tech. There’s just one catch. Where do you find that extra time or money to upgrade your office? As of right now, you just have […]
 
 
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Invest in Office Wellness with Standing Desks

The end of the fiscal year is rapidly approaching in Australia – it’s the perfect time to invest in a more productive and healthy office with VARIDESK Standing Desks. Check out our infographic below and learn just how much better off your business will be when you incorporate standing in the workplace!  
 
 
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Get Dad Standing for Father’s Day

Every dad has a drawer full of forgotten Father’s Day gifts.  It is mostly full of brown paisley ties and neon green argyle socks that will (hopefully) never see the light of day. This year get your dad something that he will actually use; something that will help him get more done and feel better […]
 
 
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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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Success with VARIDESK: Michael’s Story

Michael Kitces is a well-known financial planner, speaker, and writer. After years of traveling for work and sitting all day, he felt his growing weight and sedentary lifestyle were in need of a change. That’s when he found VARIDESK. This is his story. How did you first hear about VARIDESK? Michael Kitces: Standing desks have […]
 
 
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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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Thinking On Our Feet: The Past, Present and Future of Sit-Stand Desks

The sit stand desk seems to be a new phenomenon in our culture. The clear advantages to our overall health and wellness in the workplace caused by sitting less and standing more might seem like a recent discovery that will influence how we work in the future. In fact, if you look to the past […]
 
 
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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.