Smartphones Get Down to Business
Smartphones continue to grow in numbers and become a larger part of our interactions at work. See if any of these numbers surprise you.
10 billion connected mobile devices predicted by 2020. Smartphones will be the largest share of those connections globally.
Businesses of all types report a 45% increase in productivity as the result of mobile apps.
Smartphone adoption was 4X the rate of computer adoption between 1981 and 2000.
Connecting mobile to back-end data is the #3 concern of global Chief Information Officers.
IN THE CONSTRUCTION BUSINESS:
One of the top 100 construction contractors in the US reports:
- Mobile helped create over 40% year-over-year increase in new business.
- Saved approximately 400 employee-hours per month.
- Allows project managers to connect with each other in real-time, helping close sales and work 5X faster.
Think about it:
How could smartphones help your crew connect more effectively?