Why should you walk around while making phone calls at work? How can the floor you have at the office affect your fitness? What effect do computer keyboards have on your health? Ivan Struhár, an ergonomics expert from Brno’s Masaryk University, gave us answers to these questions and more in an interview for #MORETHANOFFICE.
After the first two years of the TechoCon conference with flexibility and coworking as their topics, this year’s topic will be Well-being and Sustainability. We asked Milan Začal, TechoCon’s co-founder and the sales manager at TECHO, about the details of this September 2019 event supported by #MORETHANOFFICE.
In April, the Prague office project named Visionary obtained WELL for Core and Shell – a certification marking it as a healthy building. This complex in Prague’s Holešovice district has thus become the first office project not only in the country, but also in all of Central Europe to receive this prestigious recognition.
Architect Pavel Kříž created offices for Petr Rokůsek’s companies that won awards in both domestic competitions that assess the interiors of working spaces. When you ride up to the sixth floor of the new DRN building on Národní třída in the center of Prague, you’re entering a forest, where the businessmen and programmers of Nano Energies are hard at work.
Join us on the virtual guided tour of the Arval's new office. This workplace was awarded as the best healthy office during the last Meeting of the Year competition (under the patronage of the Czech green building council). As a paradox, Arval's healthy office is equipped with exhaust pipe on the roof.
It’s definitely not a sin to fall asleep at work. On the contrary, companies should act in advance to “make your bed” for you during working hours. Or will you head up to your boss yourself and ask them to follow the example of one Japanese company and pay you extra if you sleep at least six hours a day?