At many companies, it’s hard for employees to get any exercise. Not so at Salo. After participating in a small Mayo Clinic study that looked at the health effects of using treadmill desks and having standing meetings, the employees, who rotated usage of treadmill desks, all lost weight–and productivity and revenues at the firm reached a peak.
Salo’s initiative to become the first Blue Zones® Certified Workplace piqued the curiosity of FOX 9 TV. Reporter M.A. Rosko spends time onsite at Salo offices in downtown Minneapolis and learns how little changes in environment can add up to a healthier life.