Survey: Companies struggling to engage and communicate with ‘deskless’ workers

Just 56 percent of employees surveyed say they feel ‘connected and engaged’ by their employers.

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Is it possible for the “deskless” workforce to truly be a part of the team?

APPrise Mobile recently surveyed more than 1,000 deskless workers to glean insight into the communication challenges facing these employees — and the struggle employers face in making them feel valued, appreciated and motivated.

The survey reveals a major gap of communication and trust between workers and companies. The lack of engagement or recognition of deskless staffers can lead to feelings of isolation and apathy, which poses a direct threat to productivity and profitability.

Key findings from the APPrise survey include:

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