Six Workplace Wisdoms: Healthy Work Environments, Employee Productivity, Ergonomic Health & Avoiding Fatigue

Posted by Path Interactive on : November  30,  2013

Once a month, we gather a list of six stories from the furniture and design world we think are worth reading. Today, we’re reading:


  • Tips for Creating a Healthier Work Environment, Toronto SunWe each have ways to get comfortable at the office, but is the way you’re getting comfortable, the best for you in the long run? In this article we look at how you can improve, neck, back and wrist pain for a typical workday.
  • 5 Fast (& cheap!) Ways to Make Your Office Space More Productive, Fast CompanyToo often offices are designed without consideration to an employee’s comfort. But have we ever thought about the impact on an employee’s ability to get work done? In this article Fast Company explores 5 ways to design space that aids in employee productivity.
  • Effects of Ergonomics on Employees’ Productivity, Kare ProductsDid you know that your everyday ergonomic setup is affecting your everyday productivity? Check out this infographic visualizing what the impact is on daily performance.
  • 10 Tips to Help You Avoid Fatigue, Ergo PlusWorking all day is harder on us than we think, but is fatigue a major factor for you too? In this article we have some great tips on how you can avoid fatigue during the day.
  • How to Create an Open Office Space That Is Awesome for Introverts & Extroverts, Fast Company The office is inherently a social space at some level and with open office spaces that’s even more the case. But, is that good for every member of your team? In this article, we explore how to create a space that not only keeps everyone working well but happy too.
  • 5 Steps Checklist in Selecting the Right Ergonomics Consultant, Ergo Plus Knowing how to configure your office for maximum ergonomic efficiency can be a daunting task, so getting the right person to help you is crucial. Here are 5 steps you should take before you hire someone to help you with your ergonomics.

For most of you, office furniture might be something you take for granted, but we at Benhar know the importance of investing in your workspace. Is your office conducive to your productivity? Is your furniture supportive without being uncomfortable? Do you enjoy being there? Benhar Office Interiors stays up to date on all things office-design because we want all of our clients to answer these questions with a resounding ‘Yes!’ To learn more about how we’re staying up to date and what we’re reading up on each month.