There is a new and growing philosophy that we need to learn to be bored again. At the slightest hint of boredom we seek high and low stimuli. By doing so every day we train our brain.
We’re all sitting too much. The average European sits around 10 hours a day, and that’s why a standing desk will be your easiest investment this year.
A little standing goes a long way. It increases your body’s muscle strength and flexibility.
Happiness has been studied extensively over the centuries. And philosophers, psychologists and neuroscientists are making incredible progress.
Our company has been founded on strong personal relationships that go way back. The bond began to strengthen when we started traveling together.
“We own this company to try and put things into action that all the smart people are saying… Find what we do wrong, implement it and prove to the world that it is good business”. Yvon Chouinard - Patagonia
As impact oriented people, we started a collaboration with our local university from our company’s conception. Our question: do standing desks really have a positive impact on our children’s health and classroom environment?
We are very happy to announce that Kevin (the Kev, La Kevz) has joined our team. We have been looking for an intern for quite a while and saw a lot of potential interns but the mighty Kev had it all (although he is quite a slow, he is from Limburg you know…)
Though I’m a passionate office-goer, I find myself being more productive when I work from home.
Case study on how Digipolis manages rapid growth with flexible furniture.
Objects are designed to solve problems, to fulfill emotional and/or basic necessities.
Great books, movies, articles and locations that were extremely important in shaping our thoughts and vision. So important that we couldn’t resist sharing them!
A big portion of our lives is devoted to work. And work is done in offices. But what is the defenition of “an office” in a time where people are craving for flexibility, health and happiness.
Our philosophy is that sitting is a luxury, so you should be sitting well. You need to feel comfortable when sitting…
You are likely sitting when reading this. Why? Because you were sitting last hour, and were sitting yesterday and the day before. Our lives are dominated by patterns, or to put a human term on it: Habits.
According to NPR, “in the US, fewer than one in five disabled adults are employed.” Also Huffington Post is talking about that in their recent article. In our opinion that’s a shame. At Jaswig we work and volunteer with people who have disabilities and they are awesome!
People interact with each other to create the world we see around us. Everyone knows that collaborating can be difficult. People speak different languages; have different cultures and goals and the list goes on.