By Joan Honig, DocuWare – Accessing documents and managing processes from mobile devices is more than a convenience. It’s become a necessity. In their personal lives, knowledge workers are more likely to search the web, shop, bank and do other online tasks with their smartphones than on a desktop or laptop computer. They expect the same practical functionality at their jobs.
According to the Association for Intelligent Information Management (AIIM), “There are 3.3 billion smartphone users in the world today (43% of the world’s population), it’s become more important than ever for businesses to empower their workforce with the same mobility.” Mobile technology for use with document management and workflow automation solutions enables teams to stay connected and productive.
How to make working outside the office more productive
These are just some of the advantages of mobile access – employees can:
- Assign and monitor workflow tasks.