Here’s the link to Andrew Seidman’s (firstname.lastname@example.org, or @AndrewSeidman on Twitter) Philadelphia Inquirer story that discusses how GlaxoSmithKline employees are using standing work stations in Philadelphia.
The article outlines how we are becoming a sedentary society and that prolonged sitting can be linked to cancer, blood clots, heart disease and more.
Some new office designs include treadmill desks, walking stations and more. My boss sits on a stability ball. I’d like to go one better — I’d kind of like this giant gizmo gadget Trekdesk and chair — this could be the desk of the future.