A Practical Guide to Quitting Your Smartphone
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Fabuwood, a kitchen cabinet manufacturer in Newark, implemented a policy of no phones during meetings and provided device shelves outside conference rooms for employees to store their phones. Surprisingly, employees reported increased engagement and productivity during meetings as a result.
Having the phone away from me has almost made my brain more open to information, she said.
Fabuwood's CEO, Joel Epstein, began using a flip phone years ago due to carpal tunnel symptoms and believes smartphones are destroying personal and professional lives. He found that using a flip phone improved his sleep, productivity, and communication.
Mr. Epstein queried Fabuwood managers on phone use and found that many of the company's poorest performers were on the list.
Read at www.nytimes.com
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