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Wellness: Five ways to stop your smartphone from controlling your day | Darryl Singer

Tuesday, February 06, 2018 @ 8:25 AM | By Darryl Singer

There is no doubt that smart adaptation of technology such as e-mail, cloud-based file servers, law firm specific apps for docketing, file management and document review can improve the efficiency of your practice and your bottom line. Yet, the very same technological advances may be negatively impacting both your employees’ productivity and creating a wellness crisis for you.

Consider the now ubiquitous smartphone: while ingrained in our lives, it is only 10 years old. Statistics Canada pegs the use of smartphones at 76 per cent of...