Take a Stand!

Author: Kathryn Koehne

What do employees who work at a traditional computer workstation and couch potatoes have in common?

4 Ways to start working from home.

Working remote is becoming mainstream. Forbes explained the benefits of working from home and aspiring pictures of beautiful nature-centered offices are popping up everywhere.

How not to use your standing desk

Some tips on how NOT to use your desk. The desk is meant to keep you healthy not to harm you :)!

Foundational Content for Jaswig

Highly interesting books, movies and articles

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!

Three ways to boost your work ethic

Tips for work ethic improvement

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 we crave flexibility and happiness.

Which stools work well with my standing desk?

Standing all day isn’t good for you either

Our philosophy is that sitting is a luxury, so you should be sitting well. You need to feel comfortable when sitting…

Start standing strong

Standing challenge

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.


What is the size range of the desk and how tall should I be?

The height range of the StandUp Nomad (normal and extra wide version) is 36.5 – 48 inch or 93 – 122 cm. The height can be manually adjusted with 9 increments, each one of approx. 1.3” or 3.2 cm. No need for pumps or electricity.

Team building, improving public spaces & helping our friends with disabilities

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!

Act like a child when it comes to collaboration

Our world is built on collaboration

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.

Why should I use a standing desk?

Sitting all day makes you lazy…

How many hours did you sit down yesterday (yes please, do the calculation)? You might think you’re an active person, but chances are high you sit down for more than 16 hours a day and are only active for about 2-4 hours.