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Increasing Productivity In The Workplace
The theory of evolution states that organisms that adapt to their environment have a better chance of survival. The same is true in the business world, where companies must keep up with changes in the marketplace to stay competitive. One of the most important ways they can accomplish this is by adopting the technology. However, many business leaders are reluctant to make the investment without knowing the immediate ROI. This is understandable, given how resource-intensive it is to be an early adopter. Nevertheless, there is a mountain of evidence that says committing to technology can be well worth the time and money it requires.
For example, providing employees with devices such as laptops and tablets makes it possible for them to connect from virtually anywhere and at any time. This enables them to be productive even when not in the office. It also means they have the ability to respond to business needs and inquiries almost immediately. The responsiveness and flexibility provided by these technological conveniences certainly can give any organization an edge.
Simply put, embracing tech gives companies the adaptability they need to evolve and survive in a crowded market. See the accompanying guide to learn more ways technology can elevate the productivity of your workplace.
About the Author
Jesse Alexander is President of Innovative Technology Solutions, a leading provider of managed IT services. He has more than 20 years of experience in the industry — and focuses on leading the strategy, sales and service delivery for the company.