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Why Should You Work on a Clean Desk?

Why Should You Work on a Clean Desk?

Whether you are working from home at the moment, or perhaps you’re beginning to transition back into the office, keeping your office tidy is important not only so that you can work productively, but also so that you can keep a calm state of mind.  Scientific research shows that clutter is stressful for the brain and can create tension and conflict. So if you’re finding things a little bit difficult, or perhaps you’ve been feeling down recently, why not spend some time creating a cleaner and neater workspace?  We’ve put together the top five scientific backed reasons why you should work on a clean desk. 1) Proven to reduce stress and depression It’s no secret that a tidy room leads...

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How Can You Improve Grey Matter in Your Brain?

How Can You Improve Grey Matter in Your Brain?

Do you suffer from a loss of memory, otherwise known as memory fog? Over lockdown especially, more people than ever have been experiencing symptoms of memory loss whether on a small scale from forgetting what day it is, to more serious symptoms that could be a sign of an underlying health problem which needs to be addressed with a Doctor.  Feeling stressed out every once in a while is completely normal, but if you’ve been feeling tired and lethargic for two consecutive weeks and are finding it hard to think clearly, you might need some additional support.  We’ve put together some top tips on how you can boost your mood naturally to reduce stress and at the same time increase...

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Top 7 Coworking Spaces in Manchester

Top 7 Coworking Spaces in Manchester

As lockdown restrictions are due to ease in just over a month’s time in the UK, have you considered your working environment? Sick of moving two metres from your bed to slump for the day at your desk? Well don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. If you're local to Manchester, or just looking for inspiration, check out our top five coworking spaces in Manchester that will be sure to help you work productively and feel re-energised as we return to the office!   1) Beehive Mills coworking space Popular for its rustic feel and beautiful, light spaces, Beehive Mills is a coworking space brimming with creativity and boasts an exquisite interior. This working space actually used to be a nineteenth century...

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5 Ways to Use Your Standing Desk

5 Ways to Use Your Standing Desk

This last year has taken a toll on us all. But if there’s one thing we’ve learnt that is a common denominator for everyone is that we’ve all learnt how to adapt more to living and (in many cases) working from home. Whilst many of you may be familiar with the more traditional way of using our Harmoni signature standing desk for working, primarily stood up using the shelves to place your laptop and keyboard on them, over the last six months in particular we’ve been delighted to receive pictures and comments from happy customers using their Harmoni stands in a number of different and creative ways. As a result, we’ve put together the top five ways to use your standing...

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The Best Indoor Plants For Your Home

The Best Indoor Plants For Your Home

With more people than ever spending time indoors this last year, creating a relaxing environment inside your home has become more important than ever before. It’s become increasingly popular to repaint your bedroom walls and give your home that new spring of life. However, often this can be very expensive and time consuming. As a result, we’ve come up with an alternative way to upgrade your home and bring some colour and a fresh, positive outlook to your day simply by adding some plants to your home!  Proven to have both psychological and physical benefits, plants are a great way to boost your serotonin levels and help you to naturally reduce your stress levels. In one study, plants helped to...

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Customer Story: Meet Seb

Customer Story: Meet Seb

The Harmoni stand has been designed to help you work smarter so that you can be more productive and feel more energised. Seb is a writer who recently became the proud owner of their Harmoni desk stand and we caught up with them this month to hear about their experience using their desk stand.  Q: What is your occupation and do you work from home?I write novels and articles full time from my floating narrowboat home.  Q: What sort of routine do you have?My routine is pretty relaxed. I get up in a morning and say goodbye to my girlfriend, meditate, have a coffee with breakfast, and then set up my Harmoni desk on the dining room table. While standing, I...

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