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How to Get Your Co-Worker the Best Gift!

How to Get Your Co-Worker the Best Gift!


Tis the season! Now that we are getting somewhat back to normal, office holiday parties and co-worker gift exchanges are back! This means time to get the creative juice flowing and get some great gift ideas from this blog to make sure you give the best gift at the party. 


This blog will bring you through the decision making process to get your co-worker the gift they didn’t even know they needed! 


Decision 1 - Choose Useful over Funny 


We think that getting something your co-worker will actually use...


Tips for Using a New Ergonomic Mouse and Keyboard!

Tips for Using a New Ergonomic Mouse and Keyboard!

Adapting to your new ergonomic keyboard and mouse can be exciting, frustrating, beneficial, and comical all at the same time. Using an ergonomic keyboard or mouse for the first time does come with a learning curve, it can be a quick process or take you a little bit longer! Just like anything else, some people take a little more time than others. That said, there are steps you can take to make the process as smooth and as quick as possible without any frustrations!  


Step 1 - Be Open Minded 


When it is your idea...


Student Ergonomics

Student Ergonomics

Students have the most interesting studying spots. I have seen a lot of makeshift study spaces, some more elaborate than others. I feel like the name of the laptop has been taken a little too seriously by students throughout the years. It is not meant to be used for long  periods of time on your lap or on a kitchen table. Don’t get me wrong, they are great portable devices. They allow students to study and work just about anywhere. The problem is the posture it puts students in to complete their tasks. The risk of discomfort is...


An Introduction to ErgoMania

An Introduction to ErgoMania

An Introduction to ErgoMania

Who We Are: ErgoMania

 

We’ve set the bar high and plan to get there in a timely fashion. As more and more organizations across Canada rid themselves of complacency in the ergonomics field, we plan to be a front runner in this upgrade in lifestyle.

 

With years of data piling up, the health risks associated with sitting, standing or typing for an extended period of time are more apparent than ever. While the detractors will attempt to hang on to antiquated office arrangements...


What are the Benefits of Ergonomics?

What are the Benefits of Ergonomics?

What are the Benefits of Ergonomics?

1. Reduces Physical Discomfort

When you implement effective ergonomic strategies in the workplace, employees will experience less discomfort.  
 
Additionally, with a proper ergonomic set up, this means that employees are at less risk of developing musculoskeletal problems and carpal tunnel. 
 

2. Increases Productivity

Taking frequent breaks can increase productivity - it’s science!  Taking several short breaks gives your brain the chance to re-calibrate and then make better and faster decisions.  

The best tool you can use to help remind you...