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Cafe-like picnic seating from AllSteel's Townhall collection creates a comfortable environment to work or re-energize when you need to connect with coworkers.
by Jennifer Ziouras
While mental health is coming into the fold of normal health-care conversations, it remains one of the final workplace taboos. Slowly but surely, we’re changing the way we think about mental illness — replacing silence and stigma with acceptance and support.
Height-adjustable armrests provide proper support for forearms, neck and shoulders during computer use.
by Meghan M. Biro
Why can’t we all just get along, particularly in the workplace? We’ve all had workmates who are annoying, so the author took a quick poll to come up with the 12 most annoying workplace habits.
by Dr Caroline M. Burns
Rigorous, credible workplace research is good for our industry and for leaders because it helps inform decisions. In this article, the author has done the research on this highly debated topic!
Welcoming someone requires an emotional connection. A place that really makes people feel welcome does more than just offer a comfortable seat or a calm feeling—it helps people feel like they belong.
Allsteel believes that being a leader in ergonomic office products means more than showing users how to adjust their furniture. They believe in solving real, day-to-day problems in the workplace.
In this article, the author shows that laughter lowers stress, benefits employees and reduces absenteeism. So, the freedom to laugh seems not just good, but necessary at work!
via @Huffington Post
From JOB to JOY. It’s only one letter, yet it’s a huge chasm for many people. “Job” typically denotes drudgery, boredom, suffering, penury, lack of freedom, painful necessity and everything that’s totally antithetical to joy. Moving from JOB to JOY just doesn’t seem possible.
There’s a time for business and there’s a time for fun. Office furniture, for instance, can be the best of both worlds. Your office can be fun and exciting, while also maintaining the business professional vibe.
Try incorporating these five simple exercises into your work day to limit the side effects of sedentary behavior.
Our team recently celebrated the holiday season and a successful year at our annual Christmas party. Delicious food, good music, games and prizes filled the night with cheer. We are grateful for our OI family and for the dedication each member of our team shows to the company, their work, and our clients.