Balance is a tricky skill.

Balance is a tricky skill. If you’re like many people you balance easily. Riding a bicycle was an early thing for you. Likewise trying a skateboard or balance beam. Maybe you even are clever enough to use a unicycle or a slackline. Not me — I’ve always been a little off kilter. I didn’t really notice it…

Don’t Miss These 5 Reasons To Use a Standing Desk

Standing up, all day? Really? What are some of the main reasons you might consider using a Standing Desk as your primary workstation? Reason #1 – Using a Standing Desk Promotes Healthy Habits Using a standing desk is a great example of a tiny habit – a change in a behavior because you had an…

A Year of Using a Standup Desk

I’ve been using a computer at a standup desk since April 2012 (almost a year.) When I first started using a standup desk, the key things that I noticed were that it was challenging to stand all day and that I felt more awake and able to contribute.  Companies (especially startups) are noticing the twin…

Standing Desk: Two Weeks Later

I’ve been standing at my desk now for two weeks. I wanted to provide an update on my original post about using a standing desk for a couple of different reasons: the overall response has been overwhelming – I know the old adage about “when the only tool you have is a hammer, all you…

What’s it like to work at a Standing Desk?

In a word, intentional. I’ve been reading a lot about the dangers of sitting for many hours a day and I took the time to watch a video by James Levine on moving around more. I also read an article that suggested that sitting may be deadly and thought, “what’s a small thing that I can do to…