DIY Standing Desk Guide
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Turns out there’s more to an active workstation than a standing desk or an office treadmill. Getting out of your chair is a great first step, but you want to make sure your arms and hands don’t wind up paying the price. Typing ergonomics might seem complex at first, but they’re actually quite simple, and incredibly important. Give some thought as to how much time you spend typing in a workday. For the average American computer worker it equates to somewhere between 300,000 and 1.4 million keystrokes a year. So, don’t underestimate the importance of typing equipment, you’ll be [...]
Relax, a swarm of snakes has not spontaneously decided to attack your desk. Nor has a forest of exceptionally flexible bamboo sprung up around its legs – no, fellow deskers, what you’re seeing is a workstation in dire need of some cable management.
Keeping your spaghetti straight is important no matter how you’re working. Carefully organizing cables helps keep track of what powers what, makes the office a safer place, and keeps your workstation neat and efficiently arranged. Besides, it just looks nice – well kept cables are pretty enough to have inspired a borderline-fetishist group of cable control enthusiasts (welcome to the internet).
And that’s only for a [...]