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As we progress through the digital age, various modes of technology play an increasingly vital
role in our everyday lives and our places of business. One of the more recent moves forward has come with the increasing popularity of wearable devices. Moving forward into into evermore integrated modes of technology, one ought to consider the potential benefits these devices may provide in the workplace.
The ability of staying within time constraints, meeting deadlines, keeping track of meetings, and all of the general aspects of maintaining a schedule will be greatly improved with the implementation of a smart watch. With everything one would need to stay on task whilst never being further than your wrist, its hard not to think of the practical usage of such a device.
Real Time Updates.
Gone are the days of missing an important email or notification and responding in a timely manner, having left your smartphone on its charger, or just simply not noticing it in your pocket. Though the desire for immediate notifications may seem paramount for emergency workers, police officers, and doctors, the value of such devices and their benefits can easily be appreciated within a small business or workplace. With all of the notifications you need at your wrist, you will never have to miss a potential opportunity for advancement or collaboration.
Marketing. The value and importance of these devices are not just for those wearing them, but also to those who may be located within their immediate area. The potential to integrate the GPS capabilities of a potential customers smart watch, with real time notifications, can greatly improve foot traffic to some brick and mortar storefront businesses. With the ability to alert any passersby of a promotion, sale, or special, in realtime, the implications of widespread use are of great importance to small business owners.
Travel. With a wide array of potential applications and their uses, traveling may become less of an arduous endeavor. Imagine having access to your airport boarding pass, turn by turn navigation, updates and notifications, as well as the potential to use as a means for payments, all securely wrapped around your wrist. With this in mind, it is clear that the use of a smart watch may greatly lift the burden and headache of frequent travel.