Each body is different, so why do companies try to standardize their chairs? Just like our bodies, our desk chair selection should fit our body. We often think that all chairs are created equal, but they are not.
When I first came to my day job nearly 18 years ago, I was given a “standard” chair. There were no fancy features, and ergonomics were.
Over the years, I have seen the chair industry morph into a smorgasbord of chair types ranging from the petite to large. Today, employees can select the right desk chair for them based on “fit.” Just as we “fit-test” our shoes, we now “fit-test” chairs for employees.