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Work New: Revamp Your Workspace in Just 5 Easy Steps

Worknew Revamp Your Workspace in Just 5 Easy Steps To revamp your workspace and make it feel like new again, start with the set up. Once your space is optimized for working efficiently, keep up the good work! Try these 5 tips to get started with your workspace makeover.   1. Make sure it’s ergonomic If you don’t have a sit stand desk, you can still set up your desk to make it more ergonomic. The right set up will help you work comfortably all day long, reducing fatigue, pain, or risk of injury. Add an adjustable monitor arm and/or keyboard tray to keep your neck in a neutral position and your elbows at 90 degrees. Arrange your desktop so the things you use regularly are within arms’ length, without the need to bend or reach. For bonus ergo points, add a standing [...]

2019-05-07T09:44:36-07:00May 1st, 2019|Categories: Workspace, Ergonomics, Productivity|

Work Efficiently: 7 Ways to Boost Efficiency and Finally Get Everything Done

Workefficiently 7 Ways to Boost Efficiency and Finally Get Everything Done 1. Create a space for working efficientlyBefore you can actually work efficiently, you have to make sure you’re set up for it. The right ergonomic sit stand desk is the foundation of a productive workday. Add an adjustable monitor arm to keep your neck neutral and desktop task lights that put the right light where you need it, reducing eye strain and energy costs. Arrange your desk so the things you use regularly are within reach, without having to bend or reach, like your office phone and notepad, and use a document holder to prop up printed documents. Move your keyboard and mouse so that you can work with your elbows at a 90 degree angle and wrists level. Add a comfy wrist rest or upgrade to an ergonomic keyboard or mouse for [...]

2019-02-26T13:55:46-07:00April 1st, 2019|Categories: Business, Ergonomics, Productivity|

Work Smart: How Smart Workers are Leveraging the Power of Prioritization

Worksmart How Smart Workers are Leveraging the Power of Prioritization The phrase “work smarter, not harder” is everywhere, but for a good reason. We spend so much of our time working, but how much are we actually getting done? Working smart means being productive not just busy. If at the end of the day, all you’ve done is clean out your email (good for you, by the way!), was that really a productive use of your time?   Be Productive, not Busy Smart workers and savvy employers are beginning to understand that being busy and being productive are very different. Productive employees are good for the business and are more satisfied with their jobs. They produce higher quality work in less time. Meanwhile, their busy counterparts are feeling overwhelmed, working really hard, but not working smart. Smart workers can also make use of [...]

2019-03-01T08:42:09-07:00March 1st, 2019|Categories: Wellness, Business, Productivity|

Work Together: Creating Collaborative Spaces That Work

Worktogether Creating Collaborative Spaces That Work As the modern office continues to change, interior designers and office furniture manufacturers must adapt to fit the needs of today’s employees and businesses. While classic office design focused (a bit too much) on spaces to do individual, heads down work, offices of the future are far more flexible. People want options, movement, and creative environments in which to work. They don’t want to be stuck in a boring cubicle or siloed off from their colleagues in their own little corner of a huge office building. The modern office should encourage people to work together, communicate (in person!), and move around with ease. There are a variety of ways to creates collaborative spaces in the modern office, but here are a few of our favorites:     Benching systems, for solo work and collaboration The open office [...]

2018-12-17T12:12:07-07:00February 5th, 2019|Categories: Workspace, Productivity|

Work Happy: 10 Work/Life Hacks to Boost Happiness

Workhappy 10 Work/Life Hacks to Boost Happiness We all want to live a happy life. When most of our time is spent at work, it’s important to build happiness into our work life, too. Here’s some quick tips to start boosting your happiness at work and away.   1. Create your happiness routine A happiness routine? Yep, that’s right. Small habits that we do every day can make or break our happiness, and building a routine around boosting your mood means you’ll be constantly building yourself up in small and easy ways. Think about the things that make you happy. Maybe it’s spending time with family, being productive at work, or unwinding with a book at the end of the day. Create a routine that focuses on the little things that make you feel good and prioritize your daily tasks with those in mind. [...]

2019-01-02T14:02:58-07:00January 2nd, 2019|Categories: Wellness, Productivity|

Work Smart: 10 Ways Technology Can Make You More Productive

Worksmart 10 Ways Technology Can Make You More Productive As technology becomes more integrated with the workplace (what did we do before email?), there are a number of ways to leverage digital tools to boost productivity. From connecting with your team to managing various projects at once, tech solutions make it faster and easier to get your work done. Here’s 10 interesting ways technology can make you more productive:   1. Online collaboration Hold meetings virtually so team members can connect from anywhere. Share screens or send documents during the meeting so everyone is on the same page. Record your virtual meetings to reference later or share with anyone who couldn’t make the meeting live. Do you have multiple people working on the same project? Use cloud-based documents so you always have the latest version and can see others’ contributions. Share feedback and updates [...]

2018-12-27T08:53:42-07:00December 3rd, 2018|Categories: Workspace, Productivity|

About Workrite Ergonomics

Founded in 1991, Workrite Ergonomics is an industry leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of height-adjustable workcenters and ergonomic office accessories, including adjustable keyboard platform systems and flat panel monitor support systems.

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