Benefits of Using a Treadmill Desk According to Rebel Desk Customers

Many studies have discussed the benefits of using a treadmill desk, and we’ve referenced lots of them in our blog and website. But reading the results of a study is never the same as hearing from people directly. We regularly follow up with customers to see what they love about their treadmill desk. In honor […]

3 Popular Tasks to do at a Walking Desk

Most people using walking desks do not walk for the entire day. While the ultra-walking desk user does exist, it’s more likely that folks are walking for 2-3 hours each day. For others, they may have a 30-minute window to use a shared walking desk as many offices purchase a few walking desks to share. The walking […]

Prolonged Sitting Cancels Out Exercise Benefits

A new study published in the Mayo Clinic Proceedings has some bad news for the active couch potato. Active couch potato is a term being used to describe people who exercise regularly but are sedentary when they are not exercising. It turns out, that for every two hours of sitting, you cancel the cardiorespiratory fitness […]

5 Tips for Managing Stress at Work

Work-related stress is exhausting. Not only can it cause anxiety, illness, and the occasional talking in your sleep, it can be a barrier to enjoying your job. We put together some tips on managing stress at work so you enjoy your job more and feel better when you step away from your desk. 1. Breath - […]

Can Standing Desks Make For Happier Workplaces?

This blog post was guest-written by Industrial/Organizational Psychologist, Brodie Gregory, . Cognitive dissonance occurs when our actions are inconsistent with our attitudes or beliefs. This morning I had a healthy dose of cognitive dissonance when I started writing this blog post sitting down. Needless to say, I quickly shifted to my standing desk to avoid cognitive […]

Did You Walk to School as a Kid?

When I was a kid, I loved walking to school. Maybe it was the relief of not having to take the school bus – jostling for the perfect seat, the bumpy ride, the windows that wouldn’t open. Maybe it was the feeling of freedom of being outside. Although it’s easy to hop in the car […]

Finding Time For it All as a Busy Mom

As a mother, wife, business owner, friend, and daughter, my days can feel crazy. I want to do it all and do it all well. Some days though it can feel overwhelming. How am I going to make sure the homework gets done, the emails get sent, the blog post gets written, the babysitter (for […]

It’s Spring! Time to Check in on Your New Years Resolutions.

It’s been three months since you resolved to eat better, lose weight, and exercise more. How have you done inthose three months? Chances are that your New Years resolution did not work out quite as you planned. We get it! Life gets in the way of even the best laid plans. Fortunately Spring is a great time to […]

Creating An Office That Inspires

We spend eight or more hours a day in our office space. Our office becomes a second home to us, and it’s important to feel comfortable and enjoy the time you spend there. Offices come in different shapes and sizes, but all could be customized to give you a place that you love spending time in, […]

Hackfit & Rebel Desk Join Forces in San Francisco

Rebel Desk is reimagining the way that we work.  You don’t have to be stuck in a chair. You don’t have to feel like you want a nap at 3 pm. You don’t have to gain weight just because you have a desk job. You can work at a standing desk or a walking desk. […]