At a fully distributed company like Shogun, there’s no such thing as a standard workspace. Each team member has built their desks with their own personal touches creating a collage of unique displays, but one thing we agree on and highly encourage is comfort.
When working from home it’s easy to picture yourself working from a comfy couch, or your favorite nook in the living room overlooking grassy meadows. As picturesque as that sounds, it’s usually not comfortable for very long.
We always recommend you use a desk and chair that fit you and to make sure your shoulders and wrists sit naturally as you work. It doesn’t take long before you start experiencing some level of pain if your workspace isn’t right for you.
As each person is different there’s no single combination of office chairs and desks we can recommend, but we can share how our team has approached building their own workspaces: