Things We Read This Week For January 12, 2018

Welcome to Things We Read This Week a weekly post featuring articles from around the internet recommended by Office Essentials team members. It’s a list of articles we read and liked, things that made us think and things we couldn’t stop talking about. Check back every Friday for a new post.

Comfort at Work Improves Overall Quality of Life

Workers are creatures of habit, and that is not necessarily a good thing New research commissioned by leading office ergonomics expert Fellowes has found that 94% of employees sit for long periods of time without moving around, 86% forget to give their eyes a break from their computer screens and 78% slouch at their desk. […]

Your desk should fit you like a well-tailored shirt

Your Desk Should Fit You Like a Tailored Shirt

Unfortunately, ergonomics, which is the study of how workspaces affect our work, are often not a priority in many offices either in terms of design or ongoing training. If that is the case where you work, here’s a quick guide to setting up your workspace for optimal health and productivity.