Yorgen Edholm


Designing solutions for a mobile world

Despite the fact that many of us, especially those of us in the technology industry, proclaim to be living in the era of mobile computing, most of the software solutions being developed and marketed today are not designed with a...

Total connectivity. Maybe.

I live in Palo Alto, considered by some to be the tech hub of the world that also happens to have amazing weather, but its cell coverage is ridiculously spotty. Sweden on the other hand, where I grew up, has outstanding cell...

What the smartwatch says about our mobile ecosystem

We’re wired to do things faster, smarter, better – always looking for the next big thing to make our lives easier, our companies more successful, our countries more competitive. Sometimes this works well, like when the iPhone...

Why multitasking is actually slowing us down

The average person is now armed with 2.9 mobile devices. As we continue to collect new devices, we as managers need to ensure we’re keeping our workforce productive as they make the most of the latest and greatest technological...

The growing problem of constant mobile access

In today’s world a buzzing smartphone takes priority over anything else going on in the room, and it’s a growing pet peeve of mine. If I’m having a face-to-face conversation with someone it should have priority, yet this doesn’t...

Mobile lessons from the next generation

My wife is wonderfully low tech. When her old, vanilla mobile phone stopped working a year ago, she insisted that she didn’t want to replace it with a smartphone. She claimed the features were wasted on her and they would get in...

Are your employees gambling on the public cloud?

How would you feel if a competitor picked up your product specs?  An investor got a copy of your quarterly financials before earnings?  An employee’s personnel file ended up with the press?  Not great? Yet employees within your...

Disconnected: IT and business users

“Those doctors and their latest toys. Prima donnas all of them!” At a conference last year an IT professional, from a large, Mid-West healthcare provider, uttered this phrase as we discussed how mobile devices had been introduced...

Get your enterprise content (safely) into the hands of your mobile workers

Last week I wrote about finding a better way to use sync technologies so that all employees can access the information they need, on the device they choose. What if instead of sync, you gave everyone direct access from their mobile...

Are we syncing too much?

Sync is one of the most valuable additions to any mobile operating system.  Sync is what enables us to keep information automatically synchronized across phone, tablet, laptop and desktop computing devices so that we can continue...

Mobile management 101: Delegating to a distracted team

Does your management team have what it takes to lead and manage a mobile workforce?  With all the talk about the mobile workforce, the conversation often revolves around employee requirements, productivity, and IT infrastructure...

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