With new advancements in the workplace, businesses may need to rethink the way they view many technologies.
That can mean taking something commonly associated with recreation — such as augmented or virtual reality (VR), originally made popular by gaming platforms like Oculus Rift — and incorporating it into the standard workday.
The Internet of Things (IoT) will likely play a big role in this transformation. Since it's fundamentally based on putting technology to productive, connected use, the change can make employees more aware of different kinds of data.
Read on to learn more about the following implications:
- Blurring the lines between departments, such as IT and FM (facility management)
- Impact on the way employees communicate
- Getting down to (social) business
- How you can keep up and get ahead