The concept of BYOD i.e. Bring Your Own Device entails a liberal & employee’s friendly approach. An organization no matter how developed it becomes will always strive for the best technology and keep updating it accordingly. However, such consistent changes and progresses may or may not leave room for easy adjustments & flexibility for their workforce.
The concept of employees using their own devices mainly implies that they can access the organization’s network though their own device like tablet, laptop and mobile phone. Rather than the company providing them the business mobile phone or other such assets themselves. Particularly, using your own phone for controlling work communications is the most common deal among many businesses.
Keeping this in mind, below you can find an elaborative discussion about the benefits of using your own device for work communications.
Since the distance hurdle cuts off with the better accessibility of work communications through & on your personal device, time saving also becomes an added advantage. Using a business mobile phone for work will create dislike for workers as they tend to avoid it and it hence, loses its relevance.
Allows personal approach
Using a personal phone for attending work related communications allows the user to feel more comfortable and motivates them and permits better efficiency. In comparison, using a phone provided by the company will eventually make the work seem more stressful as well as dull & tiring.
Helps in balancing personal & professional life
In addition to keeping the work related tasks in control and at your own pace, using your device can add better balance between personal & professional life. It makes work related data and information conveniently accessible, easy to process and complete. This allows you to maintain a more productive balance between both the sides of lives. Further, saving the extra time and breaking the space limitations will add a number of satisfied and happy customers in your name without affecting your personal life.
Using a business mobile phone to carry out your work related tasks and managing communications can enable you to work remotely or even from your home. By using your own device, you can have better command & control on your work which you can than perform from your own space as well.
To conclude, familiarity with your device makes you feel more motivated, offers comfort of working at your own pace and allows added positive engagement with work. No doubt, the concept has been brought into real practice by many organizations across the world.