How you can Stand More at the office

 

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The TRUTH About STANDING DESKS

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At least try standing and moving around more often at work before seeing it as impossible. Try it for a week and see how If you work from home (or in a progressive office) ask about placing a treadmill in front of your desk. Set the walk.

While it’s hard to swallow your pride and admit to having made a mistake, taking responsibility and apologizing are one of the best ways to stand out. This shows maturity, integrity and commitment. Along with a standing desk, a supplement to moving more while you work is to find an active desk chair that supports constant movement and good posture. Even those who opt for standing at work find.

How To Stand Out At Work 1. Always Offer Ideas And Suggestions. Start with your own job and if you have an idea or two about how it can be done 2. Do Not Sit Quietly In Meetings. We have all been in meetings where there are people who talk and people who do not.

3. Do MORE Than What Your Job. An easy way to move more at work is to just fidget. If you are feeling stressed, play with a stress ball, poke around your desk area to take a mental break or just shake it out.

Ask for more feedback You might already be meeting expectations, but exceeding those expectations will help you stand out from the crowd. But first you have to make sure you understand what’s. 3 Times You’ll Have to Stand Up for Yourself at Work (Because No One Else Will) 1. The Credit-Stealing Colleague You’re in a meeting, and a colleague claims credit for your work. As you reel from the 2. The Bulldozer Boss You’ve just been “voluntold” you’re it for the worst job on the team.

To stand out (and get promoted, if that’s your goal), you need to do outstanding work that will get you seen by your boss and others in management roles. Look for ways you can go above and beyond. ANAHEIM, Calif. — From the Apple Watch to standing desks, a number of products today attempt to get users to stand more and sit less.But exactly how many more calories do you burn when you stand.

Maybe you could get/make a platform to put on top of your desk to work standing up. Put your stuff on and off the platform as you put it on and off. Hopefully you don’t have an old 50 lb CRT with your computer.

The computer itself could stay off the platform – just have keyboard, monitor, and mouse on it.

List of related literature:

You should spend the majority of your desk time sitting up straight with knees level (not crossed) and your feet on the floor or on a footrest.

“The Principal as School Manager” by William L. Sharp, James K. Walter
from The Principal as School Manager
by William L. Sharp, James K. Walter
R&L Education, 2012

Modify work environments to promote neutral wrist positioning.

“Orthopedic Interventions for the Physical Therapist Assistant” by Maureen Raffensperg
from Orthopedic Interventions for the Physical Therapist Assistant
by Maureen Raffensperg
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Request an ergonomic evaluation at the workplace to adjust furniture and equipment.

“Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Extremity, E-Book” by Terri M. Skirven, A. Lee Osterman, Jane Fedorczyk, Peter C. Amadio, Sheri Felder, Eon K Shin
from Rehabilitation of the Hand and Upper Extremity, E-Book
by Terri M. Skirven, A. Lee Osterman, et. al.
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2020

Transition to better sitting positions at work is a good first step.

“Integrative and Functional Medical Nutrition Therapy: Principles and Practices” by Diana Noland, Jeanne A. Drisko, Leigh Wagner
from Integrative and Functional Medical Nutrition Therapy: Principles and Practices
by Diana Noland, Jeanne A. Drisko, Leigh Wagner
Springer International Publishing, 2020

Learn some simple relaxation exercises that you can do standing away from your desk, such as rotating your head, pulling your shoulders up and then dropping them, stretching your legs, doing lunges—stepping forward and bending both your front and then back leg.

“Surviving and Thriving in Postgraduate Research” by Ray Cooksey, Gael McDonald
from Surviving and Thriving in Postgraduate Research
by Ray Cooksey, Gael McDonald
Springer Singapore, 2019

When you sit at your desk you can put your head down, you can fiddle with stuff inside of the desk, you can check out even when you’re sitting there.”

“The Dreamkeepers: Successful Teachers of African American Children” by Gloria Ladson-Billings
from The Dreamkeepers: Successful Teachers of African American Children
by Gloria Ladson-Billings
Wiley, 2009

Make sure that your chair fits your body and that your computer and monitor are positioned so that as you work, you use good posture.

“Weight Training For Dummies” by Liz Neporent, Suzanne Schlosberg, Shirley J. Archer
from Weight Training For Dummies
by Liz Neporent, Suzanne Schlosberg, Shirley J. Archer
Wiley, 2011

Talk to your employer; they might be willing to accommodate your needs (it is increasingly common these days, given the startling research on sitting’s dangers and the productivity boost gained from standing).

“Mini Habits for Weight Loss: Stop Dieting. Form New Habits. Change Your Lifestyle Without Suffering.” by Stephen Guise
from Mini Habits for Weight Loss: Stop Dieting. Form New Habits. Change Your Lifestyle Without Suffering.
by Stephen Guise
Selective Entertainment, LLC, 2016

Perform an ergonomic consultation of a colleague’s work space and discuss recommendations to prevent injury.

“Occupational Therapy in Community and Population Health Practice” by Marjorie E Scaffa, S. Maggie Reitz
from Occupational Therapy in Community and Population Health Practice
by Marjorie E Scaffa, S. Maggie Reitz
F.A. Davis, 2020

Push away from the desk, sit on the edge of your chair with your knees and feet about twelve inches apart.

“The Power of Patience: How This Old-Fashioned Virtue Can Improve Your Life” by M. J. Ryan
from The Power of Patience: How This Old-Fashioned Virtue Can Improve Your Life
by M. J. Ryan
Mango Media, 2013

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  • How do i handle a coworker that always makes joke to me.
    When i am working he tickles me or wants to play fight.
    I dont like that but i dont want to be mad and create tention.
    He also doesnt really respect me i know that in the way he talks.

  • I’ve been using this video to learn how to do a headstand and I honestly did not expect this pose to help with my anxiety as much as it has! It helps me focus on being in my own body and being aware of what my body can do on that day. It’s a very meditative pose and I’m so glad I found this video! Love the YWA community ❤��

  • While riding the subway, the first thing I look for is a seat. I hate standing still, but I don’t mind moving around/exercising/dancing.

  • I loved this video sooo much❤
    You are amazing, I can already do a headstand and crow pose thanks to you and I would love to learn a handstand to!! ☺

  • Was goofin and totally ran into my dresser trying to show my sister what a headstand was. Smh. I’m new so I just wanted to show her the steps and ended going up but also back because I don’t have the strength. Don’t be stupid �� kinda salty she didn’t even try to save like leg tho smh ����

  • Wow! I have been wanting to learn how to do a headstand, I have followed along short 5 minute videos. However, this one was great because of how involved you were with how to build strength and take it step by step. Thank you! Very helpful!

  • Adriene I don’t know if you’ll see this comment but is it normal for my head to hurt when I’m doing this? or am i just weak and not used to doing a headstand

  • Increased standing time by occupation probably more a correlation factor. Need to limit variables. Could be that those who stand all day in occupations that are more dangerous, make less money, have less access to health care, etcetera.

  • I personally prefer sitting desks because if I’m sitting for 30-60 minutes, my body will get uncomfortable enough to tell me when to get up and move around. I agree with the video that just standing at a desk is not enough to get the necessary movement during the day. Also, on the topic of staying hydrated, I use a 20 oz Yeti tumbler because I find that 20 oz of water is a good amount but I keep getting up to refill it as well as use the restroom, giving me even more reason to move around during the day.

    Good video with some excellent info though!

  • I may doubt the claims on standing with mortality/overhealth health; BUT I think it’s kind of crazy to suggest it doesn’t help your back (as you seem to agree at 8:00). I think this is the key takeaway. Don’t skip out on a standing desk before finishing the video!

  • Final Analysis…”You SEE what you want to SEE, you HEAR what you want to HEAR”. If you’ve never been to Paris do you doubt that it’s there? I use a standing desk up and down throughout the day and I feel it helps me in many ways. Point being…Perception IS Reality. Thank you, ladies and gentlemen of the jury. Your witness.

  • You said in the video itself that a standing desk has concrete benefits for both posture and relieving back pain related to prolonged sitting. That seems like a clear advantage, no? Most of the disadvantages you brought up are related to prolonged static positioning *in general*, regardless of posture during that time. So they obvious solution seems to be “use a standing desk, but take some breaks to move during the day”.

  • I agree with and practice everything you suggest in this video. In fact, I have been publicly complimented by one of my managers as one of the most professional people with whom he’s ever worked.

    Unfortunately, I work in the tech industry where the people who usually get promoted practice the exact OPPOSITE of these things. And I’m not exaggerating. It’s pretty sad. ��

  • I don’t think many people are considering standing permanently at their desk. The idea behind desk raisers is to, every 20-40 minutes of sitting, do 2-15 minutes of standing. Also, no one stands perfectly still. This video makes it sound like you have to choose between 2 extremes.

  • Were kind of unsure about if whether I should do this one or not but I gave it a try and ended up going half way without using the wall for the first time ����
    Trust adriene trust the video ��

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  • This video is very well done! I have used both standing desks and sitting desks for months at a time, and I have found that vigorous overall activity makes a much greater difference in my energy level, attitude, and well-being than what desk I use. So I make sure to do frequent and vigorous yard work, bike riding, and walking/hiking to offset my relatively sedentary desk time.