According to a new report from Ofcom has smart phone users check their phone every 12 mins during their waking hours (BBC News).
For many, it is the first thing they check in the morning (probably before spouse).
From our Small Change series, its clear many accountants can’t live without their phones. In fact, Carl Reader blocks his emails as he was so obsessive over them that he said: “If I didn't have a notification I would convince myself that I felt the blackberry buzz.”
Can you survive without your smart phone? Do you find yourself checking it constantly? Has it affected your productivity during work hours? Or do you fiddle with your phone during downtime with your family, wondering if a client has emailed?