Over a year ago I started using a standing desk in my home. A week after that I stood at work, and soon after that I was eating standing up while at home. A lot of my current job is spent in meetings, so I’d say I stand for eight to fourteen hours a day [...]
I’ve written about my standing desk at my old job and at home a few times before, so you may want to do a little catch-up reading if you’re new to the idea of standing at work instead of sitting. I really like my latest consulting job. I am working on mobile Web sites and [...]
Here’s an update on my home standing desk setup, complete with pictures and a few lessons learned.
I review the Crown Comfort King antifatigue mat. It’s supposed to make standing up more comfortable, but I found the pad lacking after about ten or fifteen minutes of use.
So, it’s been two weeks since I started standing up at work to avoid the potential health ramifications of sitting all day. It’s been a lot easier than I thought, and most of the problems have been social and not physical. Here are my thoughts after standing up for most of the work day. Tags: [...]
If you’re reading this page, chances are you’re a nerd. I have grown up working on the computer, playing video games, and watching television. That adds up to a lot of sitting. I sit less than I did even a year ago, but by my tally I’m in a chair or chair-like substance for 7 [...]