Keeping fit while working a job in a corporate setting can be a challenge for many. After spending almost an entire day behind the desk, in front of the computer screen, how will you be able to carry out a viable fitness routine?
While the corporate workplace presents some difficulties for employees who want to maintain a trim figure and healthy habits, these should not discourage anyone from making the effort to keep fit. How can you make the workplace work for your workout needs?
Work Around It
Future occupants at Paya Lebar Quarter, where there are plenty of outdoor spaces, then you are in luck. During breaks, you may take short walks or even jogs. Just make sure to bring an extra set of clothes; you will not want to show up for a meeting looking sweaty.
You may be spending most of your time in the office, but if you want to put together a workout habit within your day, work around your schedule and make time to step outside for a breath of fresh air and a few minutes’ worth of brisk walking.
Work Within It
So, it is an unusually long day, and you just cannot make time to step outside for your regular walks and jogs. This should not be a reason to skip your fitness routine. Singapore’s corporate culture supports efforts to get fit. While at your work area, you may want to squeeze in some stretching exercises to get rid of the stiffness caused by hours of sitting. You may start by making it a point to stand up every few minutes, pace around and then squeeze in some stretching.
Work Towards It
Prepare your body for a demanding day ahead, with a strict workout routine to follow. Condition your body to get used to working out early. Make it a routine, so you will not have any excuse to skip it.
These are just some ways to make working out in your office work for you. Make time for it and get used to it. It will work out eventually.