CREATING AN ACTIVE WORKSPACE
As more and more companies reimagine their
office, standing desks and environments that cater
to today’s active workforce are becoming common
requests that will challenge designers and architects
moving forward. Fortunately, creating a space that
fosters movement and collaboration is simple when
you choose a furniture solution that specializes in
dynamic workspaces like VARIDESK. With sit-stand
solutions ranging from desktop converters to full
standing desks, there is built-in flexibility to work with
existing furniture or create an entirely new design.
And the VARIDESK ProDesk® 60 Electric standing
desk delivers contract-grade quality with an assembly
time of under 5 minutes, so installation time and labor
costs are a fraction of some systems furniture solutions.
To keep employees engaged, focused, healthy,
and happy in today’s offices, businesses need to
get their people moving and offer them the kind of
dynamism that forms the essence of human nature.
It’s not enough anymore to just offer someone a job.
To learn more about the active
workspace contact VARIDESK at
(866) 377-1288 or VARIDESK.com.
Workers want a new way of working,
and the active workspace — with its
emphasis on movement, flexibility, and
simplicity — offers them exactly that.
1990s 2000s 2010s
The dot-com boom popularizes
the open office concept,
designed to promote more
Growth of Wi-Fi, laptops,
and cloud computing means
employees aren’t tethered to
Millennials become the largest
generation in the labor force,
choosing companies that offer them
flexibility, perks, work-life balance.
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