August 21, 2015
We all hit walls. It’s a part of life. Sometimes it feels so easy to sit and numb your brain with TV or other time wasters, that you look up and four hours have passed. To help you boost productivity, jump back in the game, and start striving towards success again, here is your very own list of inspirational quotes.
So many people are experiencing health issues and premature death due to prolonged sitting that the scientific community has come up with a new term for the problem: “Sitting disease.” See the risks, see the signs, and read this easy-to-follow infographic all about the dangers of sitting disease and how you can fight back.
July 14, 2015
The idea of technology serving to improve your day-to-day life is nothing new. But one company is seeking to do that in a way that you might not expect. Doppler Labs, the company behind Dubs earplugs, has developed a new product called Here. Here is a pair of small, battery-powered earbuds that contain a microphone, speaker and digital sound processor. The processor functions with virtually zero latency so that Here can affect the way we hear the world in real-time. …Read More
July 13, 2015
Sitting has certainly received a lot of attention recently. What we have long taken for granted as the standard working position has been compared to smoking and numerous studies have detailed the health risks associated with prolonged sitting. If you don’t have time to keep up on the most recent studies, but you’re still looking for some answers, TED Ed produced a video to quickly sum up why sitting is so bad for you. …Read More
July 10, 2015
We are obviously huge fans and proponents of standing and adjustable-height desks. And while we think that the benefits far outweigh any potential issues, we aren’t blind to them. That’s why we enjoyed Inc. Senior Writer Ilan Mochari’s frank assessment of working at a standing desk. Check out his article, originally published in Inc., where he lists seven things you might want to know before switching to a standing desk. …Read More