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Is BYOD Bushwhacking Your Bandwidth?

An extremely popular program in the modern office is bring your own device (BYOD), where companies allow their employees to bring their personal devices to work and use them to do their job. A survey by Fiberlink revealed that 64 percent of businesses polled allow employees to use their personal smartphones and/or tablet devices for work purposes. And with good reason. “The benefits of BYOD include creating new mobile workforce opportunities, increasing employee satisfaction, and reducing or avoiding costs,” says David Willis, vice president and analyst at Gartner, a leading information technology research and advisory firm.

But while BYOD may be benefiting your staff, it can also be harming the performance of your corporate wireless network.

Many people bring more than one device to the office with them: a smartphone and a tablet or notebook. According to Forrester Research, 66 percent of employees use two or more devices at work. These devices can tax a network, putti…

Industry Stories

Printed Books Will Remain on our Shelves

Besides being bad for your health, stress can negatively impact your performance on the job. Try some of these techniques to cope with the inevitable stress you encounter in the office: Go deep: Deep breathing will reduce adrenaline, which increases your heart rate and…

Printed Books Will Remain on our Shelves

While many have predicted the demise of the printed book, it refuses to go gentle into that good night. A new study reveals that, contrary to popular thinking, printed books will remain in our schools, libraries, homes, and offices. “The Evolution of the Book Industry:…

Discover Your Employees’ Hidden Talents

Putting employees in positions that bring out the best in them increases their engagement, and subsequently their productivity. Find and unleash your team’s hidden skills and talents and put them in a position to excel, making the most of what you already have. Here are…

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Community News

Why You Should Never Eat at Your Desk Again

You need to get out of your chair for your health – Studies show that sitting for too long can shorten your life span. It increases our risks of cardiovascular disease, cancer, type 2 Diabetes, and strokes. Spending all day at our desks can also lead to anxiety and depression.