Like any worker, mobile workers require a small number of tools in order to work on the go! The majority of mobile workers can work productively with just a laptop, a phone and of course an internet connection. There are also a number of mobile workers that will require the use of a scanner and a printer. The complexity of the role has a direct impact on the devices required to complete the job to a high standard.well have been with us for some time now but like a vintage bottle of wine or bottle of port they just keep getting better with time!

 

With thanks to technology of today the majority of mobile workers, especially sales people only need the use of a smart phone with a smart pen to complete their work. Technology has dramatically improved the way that we communicate and interact on a professional basis. well have been with us for some time now but like a vintage bottle of wine or bottle of port they just keep getting better with time!

 

Have you heard of Cloud Computing? Well have been with us for some time now but like a vintage bottle of wine or bottle of port they just keep getting better with time!

 

With a user name and login applications and documents can be accessed via the internet meaning mobile workers can access their work from any location at any time without the need to carry around endless pieces of paper. Applications can include but not limited to email, project management software, shared documents, calendar and email tools. A huge benefit of cloud is that this tool ensures contact is maintained between mobile workers and its colleagues and clients.well have been with us for some time now but like a vintage bottle of wine or bottle of port they just keep getting better with time!

 

Cloud computing is extremely affordable on a number of levels. Users can enjoy low storage costs, improved productively and low IT costs as well as benefitting from an improvement in efficiency on the move.well have been with us for some time now but like a vintage bottle of wine or bottle of port they just keep getting better with time!

 

Cloud computing however means that a computer with significant processing power is needed. Why is this? Although a lower number of applications are required as there is no need for applications to be downloaded on the computer, the computer will need the memory and speed to access via a web based product. well have been with us for some time now but like a vintage bottle of wine or bottle of port they just keep getting better with time!

 

Portable scanners are perfect for mobile workers. These are very lightweight and robust meaning they can easily fit into a laptop bag. These are particularly helpful when sending documents to clients and colleagues from a long distance. well have been with us for some time now but like a vintage bottle of wine or bottle of port they just keep getting better with time!

 

Portable printers are another option for mobile working but unlike scanners they can be heavier and not quite so mobile.well have been with us for some time now but like a vintage bottle of wine or bottle of port they just keep getting better with time!

 

The smart phone such as an iPhone, Samsung Note or Blackberry must be one of the best inventions created. Geared towards the business customer they are no longer used to make phone calls and receive text messages. They are more than just a phone! Mobile workers can access emails, documents, internet, photos, and office products such as word and excel making these the perfect companion for any mobile worker in the UK. well have been with us for some time now but like a vintage bottle of wine or bottle of port they just keep getting better with time!

 

Applications on smart phones are so much more easier to read on screen. Many of the phones also come with a smart pen making it so much easier to make notes before you return to the office. The smart pen can also mean the mobile worker can sign and forward documents and contracts on the move without the need to print. These smart pens are the future for the mobile worker. Have you got one?