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Tips for Increasing Productivity & Reducing Eye Strain

Knowledge WorkersIf you spend your days in an office or a computer, you're probably a “knowledge worker” and by many estimates, there are more than 50 million workers just like you in the US. First coined in 1959 by Peter Drucker, a “knowledge worker” refers to almost anyone who works with data –compiling, analyzing, reporting and editing information. [...]

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Reduce Stress, Improve Productivity with a Left Handed Keyboard

Are your hands and wrists in pain after a day at work? Do your fingers and hands ache? Are you constantly moving back and forth between the keyboard and your mouse? A new keyboard may be just what you need. Regardless of whether you are left or right handed a new left handed [...]

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Working from Home Productively & Ergonomically

I work from home an have a lot of issues with work space. Not only do I work from home, I do not have a lot of space to work with. As I've looked for better options, I thought I'd share a few pointers for setting up a home office for maximum productivity [...]

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Reduce Repetitive Stress Injury With a Left Handed Keyboard

Find out why a left handed keyboard may be the best choice for both the right- and left-handed!Some would say that sitting at a keyboard all day is not a difficult task. While it may not be like digging ditches, the job of all day keyboarding still poses the threat of injury. Repetitive Stress [...]

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Reduce Repetitive Stress Injury With a Left Handed Keyboard

Find out why a left handed keyboard may be the best choice for both the right- and left-handed!Some would say that sitting at a keyboard all day is not a difficult task. While it may not be like digging ditches, the job of all day keyboarding still poses the threat of injury. Repetitive Stress [...]

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Avoiding Carpal Tunnel at Work

A college friend once went on a Blackberry hiatus as a result of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. I'm not even kidding- all her rapid texting had inflamed her tendons. That got me thinking about all the typing and texting we do on a daily basis. Now, this friend of mine was an aid [...]

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New Concept in Mini Keyboard Design Promotes Healthy Ergonomics

Are you constantly sitting at your keyboard for hours on end? If you’re like most of us, using a keyboard has become a major part of work, rest, and play. Whether you are sitting at your desk working, playing on your home multimedia PC, or simply texting, the keyboard is indispensable. Shoulders, arms, [...]

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Left Handed Keyboards – Good Ergonomic Choice for Right Handed Users?

If you are looking for efficient ergonomic ways to improve your computer workstation, consider using left-handed keyboards. Layout of the keyboard on what’s called left handed keyboards can mean big ergonomic and productivity boosts for both left and right handed users.While you may find other layout changes, the main change in layout for a [...]

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Left Handed Keyboards – Good Ergonomic Choice for Right Handed Users?

If you are looking for efficient ergonomic ways to improve your computer workstation, consider using left-handed keyboards. Layout of the keyboard on what’s called left handed keyboards can mean big ergonomic and productivity boosts for both left and right handed users.While you may find other layout changes, the main change in layout for a [...]

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Maximizing Productivity

Most workers would like to be more productive. Even if they don't care about productivity, their managers do. Bottom line is that more productivity means more results and more business conducted. And since you can't get more than 24 hours out of a day (a third of which go to work), it's wise [...]

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