web analytics

Photo of the day: Burn Calories, Not Electricity

Burn Calories, Not Electricity

While attending Smart Experience’s Web Navigation Design workshop with Jim Kalbach at the Center for Architecture, I noticed this great sign by the elevator:

Burn Calories, Not Electricity

Take the Stairs!

Walking up the stairs just 2 minutes a day helps prevent weight gain. It also helps the environment.

I did a little investigation and discovered that this is a campaign put on by NYC’s health commissioner. Read more about it in the New York Times.

I really love this sign, and more specifically where it’s placed. Apparently others like it, too — it’s been viewed on Flickr more than 1,870 times (and its related photo 790+ times)! Hope you like it, too.

Related Posts:

Want to help put humanity back into business?

Sign up for email notifications to stay up-to-date on Whitney's latest writings, speaking engagements, client projects, special offers, and other news.

Comments

  1. The Center for Architecture is so wonderful, that sounds just like something from there.

  2. I think signs like these are a great idea. Without becoming cluttered, I could see more of these type signs around the city indifferent categories!

Leave a Reply