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Standing Desk Converter

By |4th Nov, 2016|Standing Desks|

Convert you desk today with a simple to set up Standing Desk Converter and join the growing list of Businesses (think Google and Facebook) who have already converted. There is no doubt that we sit way too much.  It is easy to say that’s just how it is and always has been.  I work in [...]

A Strong Foundation is the Key for a Successful Year

By |20th Jan, 2016|News and Media|

Refreshed and relaxed is how many of us feel returning to work after the annual Christmas and New Year Holiday period. While there may have been a little too much Christmas Pudding the average office professional will have been more active during the holidays than when at work. Whether it is playing with the kids, [...]

From Desk Jockey to Weekend Warrior

By |21st Sep, 2015|News and Media|

What perfect weather for this year’s City to Bay Fun Run. While many of us may be pondering why they call it a fun run there is no denying that it is a great test and incentive to get out and moving after a long cold winter. While our intentions are good, running the City [...]

Is Sitting the New Smoking

By |14th Sep, 2015|Research, Standing Desks|

People who sit for more than 11 hours a day have a 40% increase in the risk of death compared to people who sit for less than 4 hours a day Feeling pretty good, 20 minute walk to work and a 30 hour workout at the gym – awesome you have hit your daily exercise [...]

Core Recommendations for Standing Desks

By |6th Jul, 2015|News and Media|

Standing Desks combating the 'Sitting Disease'. WorkFit-T. Recent Research sets out the core recommendations of Standing Desks and how to combat the ‘Sitting Disease’ Research into our sedentary lifestyle certainly draws attention to the growing need for change within the office environment. Too much sitting is directly related to negative health risks which [...]

Best Full Size Standing Desk

By |29th Jun, 2015|Client Interviews, Standing Desks, Uncategorised|

Stephen selects the Ergotron WorkFit-D as the Best Full Size Standing Desk Client: Stephen Walters Product Selected: Ergotron WorkFit-D Business: Exsurgo and Stephen Walters Massage Therapist Why did you decide to change to a standing desk? I have been using a standing desk at Adelaide University while I have been doing my Masters in Clinical [...]

Linking the Research of Walking, Sitting and Wellbeing with Action

By |31st Mar, 2015|News and Media|

On 25th March I attended an event hosted by SAHMRI entitled Walking, Sitting and Wellbeing: The Connection. The panel event included 4 experts from interrelated fields which highlighted the  dynamic relationship between research, action and change. The presenters at the event were: Professor Tim Olds; Ms Gabrielle Kelly; Mr Fraser Keegan & Ms Wendy Keech. [...]

Does Your Office Provide a Safe System of Work?

By |27th Jan, 2015|News and Media, Research, Standing Desks|

Take a Stand on Health - The Advertiser January 24th, 2015 The Advertiser, 24th January 2015 brings further attention to the fact that office workers are spending too much of their time sitting, in fact, it is reported that 75% of the office work day is spent sitting. "Occupational Health and Safety Laws require employers [...]

Datanet Launches New Product Range

By |6th Dec, 2014|Product Launches|

“Change is inevitable. Growth is optional.” John C. Maxwell   They say that change is inevitable and in business there is no doubt that if you want to survive and thrive you must be willing to adapt and challenge the status quo. Datanet have been serving Australian businesses for over 30 years and the need [...]