Technology that enables greater mobility is now becoming a big consideration when potential employees accept job offers. In fact, the following percentages of survey respondents say they would not take a position if a company didn’t offer communications tools such as:

  • Mobile phone
  • Video conferencing
  • Instant messaging

Video conferencing is becoming more common.

Organizational leaders prefer video conferencing to:

  • Email
  • Landline phone
  • Mobile phone

Video conferencing also plays a critical role in helping companies and their employees save travel time and money

When considering their experiences over the last three years:

Organizational leaders say their work travel has been reduced due to expanded video conferencing capabilities.

Workers say they always prefer using video conferencing over work travel.

Email still reigns as a high-value communication and collaboration tool.

While tools like chat and video conferencing have become more prevalent, email isn’t going away.