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4 Benefits of Standing at Work

September 1st, 2015

You may have heard that standing at work is healthier for your body and leaves you more energized than sitting, but have you tried it? It can be a tough transition to stand for the whole day when you are used to remaining seated, and many workers may be hesitant to make this change. Here are four benefits of standing at work to help you try it out.

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4 Benefits of Standing at Work

  1. Increased Productivity

Today’s workers face a massive new challenge: the epidemic of “sitting disease.” It leads to lower productivity, engagement and employee happiness. To combat the negative effects of this, standing desks have the same effect as open offices in terms of productivity; the openness of the layout encourages team collaboration and helps to increase your work output. Read the rest of this entry »