Standing Desks

In late 2011, I began using a standing desk for 8 hours everyday. Since then, I’ve been collecting designs and justification for the practice. I’ve learned that you should have good shoes and padding under your feet.

Yet Another Reason Why We Should All Stand at Work
By Alice Robb, New Republic, June 30, 2013

“… groups that worked in the unfurnished rooms showed higher signs of engagement and fewer signs of territoriality.”

Wall-Mounted Standing Desk
By Eric J. Wilhelm, founder of Instructables
Via Lifehacker, May 19, 2014

The Easiest Way to Figure Out the Perfect Desk & Office Chair Height
By Elizabeth Giorgi, Apartment Therapy, May 15, 2014
Via Lifehacker

Why I Killed My Standing Desk, and What I Do Instead (a counter-argument)
By Mikael Cho, April 21, 2014

Standing Desk Yoga Poses for the Beginner (humor, very funny!)

Switching From Sitting To Standing At Your Desk
Slashdot, April 17, 2014

The health hazards of sitting
By Bonnie Berkowitz and Patterson Clark, The Washington Post, January 20, 2014

The Best Standing Desks
By Mark Lukach, The Wirecutter, August 29, 2013

A standing desk for $22
By Colin Nederkoorn co-founder and CEO of

Take the Pain Out of Standing All Day with These Simple Exercises
By Melanie Pinola, Lifehacker, December 12, 2013

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