Monthly Archives : August 2017

Are smartphones killing our productivity?

Smart phones are killing our productivity

A recent study has found that the mere presence of a smartphone, even when switched off, is causing a decrease in cognitive capacity. This means that the brains ability to hold and process data is affected.

The sit-stand desk set to improve employee health

sit-stand desk

Many employees, particularly those working in an office environment, will find themselves sitting down for the majority of the day with very little movement, except to get up and maybe make a cup of coffee or go to the toilet. Having such a vast amount of inactivity daily is known to be having a significantly negative effect on our health, but how are we supposed to avoid this when working in an office?