However, it can be a burdensome cost to smaller businesses. According to NBC Right Now, before taking the financial plunge into the standing desk world, you may want to explore alternatives to see if they’ll truly be utilized by employees. The news provider suggests encouraging employees to keep small weights at their desk and do quick exercise breaks throughout the day. Or, if your office space and surrounding area allows it, going for a quick walk to break up the day and get on your feet.
Business News Daily reports that encouraging employee wellness can go hand in hand with productivity. For example, encouraging workers to get up from their desks and talk to one another not only adds a fitness element, but keeps employees engaged in their work.
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