How is your smartphone helping your business?

Do you remember, when you were enjoying the introduction of a life changing technology called text messaging or SMS? It seems hard to believe that it was only 15 years ago.

Since then we have seen the introduction of cameras, internet browsing, mobile banking and video gaming into our phones and these days there seems to be very little that my trusted 3-4 inch screen can’t achieve for me.

Did you know that there are now 16 million Smartphones in Australia? To look at it differently there are more Smartphones here than adults!

Here are some more statistics:

  • 71% of mobile phone users expect websites to load as quickly on their mobile phones as their desktops
  • 74% of mobile phone users will only wait 5 seconds or less for a page to load
  • 77% of top companies’ mobile sites take more than 5 seconds to load
  • 43% of mobile web users will not return to a slow loading site

Watch the video above to find out what Entrepreneur Ben Fewtrell has to say on the topic and don’t forget to register for our upcoming business workshops by choosing one of 12 locations on the right hand side.