A Pitney Bowes study reports that e-business workers rely more heavily on mobile devices than their counterparts at traditional companies. Ironically, the same study shows e-business workers receive fewer messages per day but report “feeling overwhelmed” more often.
E-business workers Traditional workers Regularly use a cell phone 62 per cent 47 per cent
Regularly use a laptop 59 per cent 28 per cent
Regularly use a pager 37 per cent 20 per cent
Regularly use a handheld device 44 per cent 12 per cent
Source: Pitney Bowes