HOW SITTING IS KILLING YOU Low enzyme activity. Genes regulating glucose and fat shutdown cardiovascular disease > 8 hours a day = 40% higher risk of dying in the next three years than those who sit < 4 Insulin effectiveness and good cholesterol drop Electrical activity in leg muscles shuts off2!
WE SPEND OVER 2000HOURS SITTING ATWORK EACH YEAR3!
BUT WE’RE BECOMING BETTER @Facebook, 5-8 requests per week. Already 250 standers company-wide @AOL 10% of employees use standing desks @Google offers standing desks as part of wellness program4!
NOR ARE THE ONES BEING MADE Price point, design, lacking added benefit Sales insight: Steelcase 4x, ERGO 3x “We’ve actually been somewhat blown away $1000 to $1500 by how fast they’re becoming accepted in the marketplace …It’s getting really popular. We’re seeing the product accepted by law firms, CPA firms, Government agencies.”6!