In today’s modern business world, flexibility is key. This means that increasingly we are seeing the trends shift. This shift is one which is in favor of mobile working and freelance employment. Mobile working meaning specifically that more of us are starting to wok away from the traditional office space. This could mean being at home, the local coffee shop or on the move as a digital nomad of sorts.
Whatever your chosen location, it is clear that the mobile workforce is increasing. This brings with it certain positives. We will outline a few of these for those of you who are considering the move.
Time is Money
As the old adage goes, time most certainly is money. Mobile working means that you can comfortably work anytime anyplace anywhere. This cuts out time wastage, especially on those morning and evening commutes. All round, your working life will become more efficient and more productive. The fact that you will also save financially on things like commuting costs only serves to heighten this point. At the click of a button, your working life just became a whole lot more productive and profitable.
Convenience is Key
As well as the obvious monetary positives of moving to a mobile working environment, convenience is also high on the list of benefits. This means not only convenience in terms of easy access for you but most importantly for your customers and clients. With a mobile work environment, you can always be close at hand to answer question and deal with problems which may arise. No more “Out of Office” generated replies. In this way, your client or customers satisfaction can be greatly increased, leading to all round benefits for your business. All from the comfort of any place you choose to work from.
Home or Away Comforts
Make no mistake, one of the most energy-sapping, motivation killers is a commute. With a mobile working environment, you remove this white elephant from your life. This allows you to go head first in to the start of your day without having endured the morning rush hour gauntlet and end you day at the click of a button, rather than dreading that packed and sweaty train ride. Work from your home, the local Starbucks. Literally wherever you choose. Your workplace can now be as comfortable and free-flowing as Google or Facebook. There is a reason these company choose to harness such comfortable and flexible working environments. They Work.
As we move into an ever increasing digital age, so should our working environments. This promotion of flexibility, convenience and comfort ultimately leads to happier and more productive workers. Overall, this benefits both you as the worker and your employer as efficiency and production both boost the bottom line.
If you are ready for the transition to a mobile working place, do not fear the move. Be open and remind yourself of the positive life benefits we have covered and see this as you future path to freedom.