Featured Stories

Categories

Why the tech at work should be similar to personal tech

Graham Immerman
February 05, 2019

Industry Week reported, "Nearly half of employees (48%) wish their workplace technology performed just like their personal technology, according to a recent survey by The Workforce Institute at Kronos Incorporated."

This absolutely makes sense. Outdated tech slows companies down in many ways. The tech we are used to with our personal devices is intuitive

Can you imagine how much time you would save if employees didn't have to go through an in depth training process for old technology?

That's why our real-time dashboards look how they do. They are designed to be intuitive and easy to read because the goal is saving time and increasing efficiency. 

Employees Want Technology at Work to Match Personal TechnologySource: http://www.industryweek.com

Nearly half of employees (48%) wish their workplace technology performed just like their personal technology, according to a recent survey by The Workforce Institute at Kronos Incorporated.-- Fewer than a quarter of employees in the U.S. (22%) feel their workplace technology is more user-friendly than their personal technology.Read More

Comments

Related posts

How smartphones are being used for Industry 4.0
30May

How smartphones are being used for Industry 4.0

Have you started using smartphones on your floor? There are pros and cons. Engineering.com said, "Consumer smartphones are communication devices that include several built-in sensors. When an applicat...

Industry 4.0's effect on engineering
27May

Industry 4.0's effect on engineering

The manufacturing industry and the engineering field have always been connected - and industry 4.0 is changing both! IndustryWeek said, "The most promising emerging technologies of Industry 4.0 are im...

Generalized technology vs. purpose-built
24May

Generalized technology vs. purpose-built

Generalized technologies are becoming more popular, in some cases they are actually replacing purpose-built options.  Forbes reported, "One of the core opportunities of Industry 4.0 is the development...

Notable inventions that led to Industry 4.0
23May

Notable inventions that led to Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0 is a product of manufacturing's history and a few notable inventions.  The invention of the telephone changed the world - and it changed business considerably! The same goes for invention...

Who is leading the charge?
22May

Who is leading the charge?

Who is leading the charge when it comes to Industry 4.0? Assembly plants. Assembly Magazine said, "Factories of the future will feature advanced technology, such as additive manufacturing, artificial ...

Why Industry 4.0 is unprecedented
15May

Why Industry 4.0 is unprecedented

Industry 4.0 is resulting in unprecedented levels of efficiency and productivity. Digital Twins are taking that a step further. A digital twin has to do with two way interactions between physical and ...

Industry 4.0 is worth your attention.
15May

Industry 4.0 is worth your attention.

Industry 4.0 is absolutely worth your attention if you are in the manufacturing field! Automation World said, "Now, there is no doubt about the benefits of digital transformation—efficiencies that red...

Don't wait on Industry 4.0
13May

Don't wait on Industry 4.0

The "wait and see" method is not a good choice when it comes to Industry 4.0. Tech HQ reported, "As this seachange takes hold, GlobalData’s Disruptive Tech Analyst, Kiran Raj, warns that manufacturers...

Here come the smart factories
10May

Here come the smart factories

Industry 4.0 is bringing more smart factories!  IT Web said, "In the advent of Industry 4.0, the global manufacturing sector is expected to see enhanced human-machine interaction, driving interconnect...

Getting started on the first Industry 4.0 steps
09May

Getting started on the first Industry 4.0 steps

Industry 4.0 is here and it's time to take those first steps! Start with connectivity. Advanced Manufacturing said, "The first thing required for Industry 4.0 is digital connectivity between machine t...