Mobile Working at IBM Belgium

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Oct 30, 2013 (4 years and 9 days ago)

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Mobile Working at IBM Belgium

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Jacques De Kegel

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10 year of Mobile Working at IBM


Press Conference on Mobile Working at IBM Belgium




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10 year of Mobile Working at IBM


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10 year of Mobile Working at IBM


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10 year of Mobile Working at IBM


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10 year of Mobile Working at IBM


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10 year of Mobile Working at IBM


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10 year of Mobile Working at IBM


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10 year of Mobile Working at IBM


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10 year of Mobile Working at IBM


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10 year of Mobile Working at IBM


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Definition of Mobile Working at IBM


Mobile Working at IBM allows employees to decide where, when and how
they work.



Mobile Working at IBM is a work environment that gives employees more
flexibility and control over their work as an important means to achieve
enhanced productivity and a greater work/life balance



Mobile working at IBM is not the same as ‘Teleworking’



Nor is it the same as ‘Homeworking’



Mobility is a Business Imperative






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Why Mobility is a Business Imperative at IBM?


Customer Satisfaction



IBM Competitiveness



Employee Productivity



Employee Satisfaction










Responsive



Variable

Focused

Resilient

Open

Integrated

Virtual

Autonomic

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History


1989 Home Terminal “Blue Room”



1993 Shared Office Project



2001 Mobile Working



2003 Wireless Working







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Who can work as a “Nomade”?


Sales representatives



Consultants



Project managers



Systems Engineers



Managers



Support People

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Drivers behind Mobile Working


Key part of our HR strategy


Employability through Performance


Work/Life balance & Social factors


Autonomy of the Knowledge Workers


Cornerstone of our diversity strategy



Physical Mobility issue


IBM’s ability to support a huge mobile work force is critical


Traffic Jams


Absence of strong public transportation services in certain areas



Responsiveness to our Customers


Proximity of service providers means better and faster service



Technology & Processes ready


Teamrooms, e
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meetings, conference calls, videoconferencing, ..


More than 300,000 users connected via Lotus Notes and Intranet technologies

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Tools for Mobile Working

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Technologies for Mobile Working


Ethernet LAN



Broadband


ADSL


Cable



Wireless


WiFi


GPRS

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Live demo of GPRS




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