What is presenteeism and how is it impacting your business?

If you’ve ever gone into work despite feeling ill then you’re not alone.  While the average number of sick days taken by employees varies between countries, it’s declining year on year. So why do so many of us go to work even when we are sick? The phenomenon of going into work when we are

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How office design affects productivity . . .

Is your office design making you less productive? A well-designed workspace can significantly improve productivity. At Adapt, we recommend asking yourself the following questions when designing your office. Do employees have the opportunity to change position while they work? More employers are now investing in sit-stand desks, helping workers remain physically active throughout the day

How technology is transforming the way we work …

Have you ever wondered what ergonomics really is? Ergonomics is the adaptation of work equipment and environments to people, not vice versa. In many cases people are enthusiastic about technical innovations and the new possibilities offered by progressing digitalisation. On the other hand, we often forget that these innovations are intended for the purpose of

How sitting too long affects the body

6 Strategies For Reducing The Risk Of Prolonged Sitting At Work

    It’s widely accepted that sitting for prolonged periods of the day carries a number of risks to your health, including obesity, heart disease, diabetes, cancer, muscle and joint problems. Research has found that by allowing people to sit or stand as they wish throughout the day can boost productivity by up to 46%

Three Tips For Developing A More Productive Workplace

  The workplace is seeing huge changes as modern technologies create new ways of communicating with colleagues and customers, which allows us to work with greater agility and to be more flexible. The need for employees to always be physically present in the office is ending, resulting in opportunities for businesses to use space more

Why Millennials Favour Ergonomic Workstations

It is no doubt millennials have taken over the modern day workforce. As this generation aged between 18 and 35 are major participants in the many facets of the economy, forward looking businesses get insights into how they can meet their needs both as customers and employees. The working environment for millennials extends to more than

The Unusual Chair That Challenges The Status Quo

The Adapt Ergonomics Hi-Chair is an ergonomic office chair which is not only unique, but very functional. It looks playful and is suitable for modern and flexible seating befitting an active work-style. The Hi-Chair comes with an aesthetically pleasing design. With a stable back support and supporting arms, the Hi-Chair is healthy-friendly enabling various seating levels