Smartphones and Project Management: Enhancing Productivity for Distributed Teams

As businesses of all sizes increasingly adopt hybrid or mobile work, teams that collaborate are often distributed around town—or around the globe. Although many organizations are relying on mobile devices to improve productivity and collaboration, project management teams often must juggle a broad range of tools, apps, and online services to perform all their work tasks.

This paper examines the communications and collaboration challenges facing distributed teams and how organizations can leverage modern smartphone technologies to achieve fluid collaboration. The result can be improved team productivity that helps organizations to remain competitive without constantly overhauling their hardware and software technology stack.