Smartphones and tablets have quickly worked their ways into the hearts and minds of consumers, and into the hand of businesses. As the workforce quickly becomes more remote and mobile, employers are looking for new ways to utilize their devices to give their field teams the edge against competitors. With “ultramobile” device shipments and sales growing extremely quickly, traditional PC sales are slowly shrinking down. What used to be the exception is becoming the norm as small and large businesses alike ditch the office and opt to have their employees working in the field or remotely.
So why not just a smartphone? What benefits do tablets offer businesses over their smaller mobile counterparts? Here are 5 ways that reps can utilize their tablets in the field and truly get the most out of their technology.