We use smartphones for lot many things in our daily lives other than just calling.
According to Deloitte’s Global Mobile Consumer Survey (2015), 97% of adults aged
18-24 check their mobile phones within three hours of waking up and check their
mobile devices an average of 74 times per day. The same research also reveals that
50% of users of all ages check their phones one last time, 15 minutes before going to
sleep. Such extensive use of these mobile devices in today’s world compelled HR to go
mobile. Organizations (Indian) like ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, Bharti Airtel, Infosys
and Zensar (RPG Group Company) have already gone with the flow of appification
(The Times of India, 2016). Through the smart use of these smartphones, HR functions like recruitment, selection, training, performance management and employee coaching
can benefit a lot.