23 Nov '12, 10pm

I just blogged about my Journey to a Standing Desk. Check it out and let me know what you think!

Ultimately the goal is to go to a treadmill desk (for reasons outlined here ), but before sinking the money and effort into that endeavor, I'd been meaning to try out a standing desk. It was never really a priority and I was working at a client-site (which inhibited my ability to request furniture) and so I kept putting it off. Finally one day I snapped. After lunch I went to the copy room, started grabbing reams of paper, and in less than 10 minutes I had a standing desk from W.B. Mason. Standing Desk #1: Improvised Standing Desk After half a day standing I felt pretty good—my legs were a little tired, but less than I'd expected. The next day we went back to the home office for a lunchtime tech talk. The plan was to stand at the WB Mason in the morning and then sit for the rest of the day at my home office, but I found that I wanted to remain standing. I commandeered an u...

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