Are you spending all your work day sitting writing code?
Is your back feeling stiff or causing you some pain?
Maybe it’s time to consider getting one of those new hip standing desks?
Here’s 7 reasons that might help convince you a standing desk is worth it.
You can always try one out with just cardboard boxes…
Also check out the link at the bottom to download a print ready PDF of the advantages
- You will burn more calories standing up
- Reduce presssure on your spine and improve your posture
- Sitting less could increase life expectancy
- Allows you to move more
- Winston Churchill wrote while working at a special standing desk, as did Ernest Hemingway and Benjamin Franklin
- Being healthier means you will be more productive
- You metabolism will be boosted and you reduce the risk of diabetes