Posts from December 2016

Jingle & Mingle 2016

Jingle & Mingle 2016

Thanks to everyone who celebrated with us at our Jingle & Mingle holiday party! Saxton is a commercial interior strategy company that believes Space Matters. For nearly 40 years, we’ve been studying the impact interior space has on desired …

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Need to Concentrate?

Need to Concentrate?
You might want to stand up for this

Do you suffer from decreased energy and concentration throughout the day? Did you know this could be linked to the amount of time you spend sitting? Try taking a quick walk to get your blood circulating.     …

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A Body in Motion… Feels Less Hungry?

A Body in Motion… Feels Less Hungry?

Moving less may actually cause you to feel hungrier. When you use less energy your body needs less food to keep going. But your body was built to be in motion, and it needs movement to keep your …

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What Sitting Does to the Body

What Sitting Does to the Body

The human body was meant to move and in today’s busy workplace, we move less and less. A sedentary work day adds up to serious health effects. Watch this video to learn what happens to your body when …

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Benefits of the TreadMill Desk

Benefits of the TreadMill Desk

Too much sitting has health consequences including weight gain, fatigue, reduced blood flow and body aches. It is also linked with increased risk of serious disease. Walking while working burns 3X the calories as sitting, and is linked …

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Living My Legacy

Living My Legacy

A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to travel with my church’s youth group, including youth from age 9 to 17, on a mission trip to northern Colorado.  If you’re a regular reader of this blog, you’re …

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Walking Meetings are the New Melatonin

Walking Meetings are the New Melatonin

What if we told you, better sleep could be yours if you add one thing to your work day? Well check out how something as simple as a walking meeting could change your life and your sleep cycle! #ActivatedWorkplace …

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Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday
Reflections of my “beginning” with Saxton & technologies past and present

As I head into retirement after 35 years working as an interior designer, with the past 32 of them being at Saxton, I have been reminiscing about my “beginning” at Saxton and reflecting on how drastically our office …

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Lifespace Communities: Friendship Village of South Hills

Lifespace Communities: Friendship Village of South Hills

Saxton has worked in the senior living market for over 30 years, providing services to various communities across the country, including most recently Friendship Village of South Hills (FVSH), a Lifespace CCRC Community. FVSH first opened in 1984 …

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Immersive Planning

Immersive Planning
From Research to Realization: An Experience-based Workplace

Knoll’s study revealed a workplace that is dramatically different than one of just a generation ago including five significant factors that contribute to a new way of working and drive new thinking about the work environment. Check out Knoll’s …

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