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5 Reasons to Text your Coworkers

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We text a lot in our personal lives. But there are a few obstacles that have gotten in the way of texting at work. Now mobile messaging apps are changing that with new tools that make texting your …

We text a lot in our personal lives. But there are a few obstacles that have gotten in the way of texting at work. Now mobile messaging apps are changing that with new tools that make texting your coworkers easy. So is it finally time to give it a try? We think so. And here are 5 reasons why.

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  • 1. Reasons to Text Your Coworkers 55
  • 2. We’ve got tons of tools to communicate at work.
  • 3. We’ve got tons of tools to communicate at work. PHONE ENTERPRISE SOCIAL NETWORK EMAIL COMPANY WIKI VIDEO CONFERENCE PRODUCTIVITY TOOLS INSTANT MESSAGE
  • 4. It can be overwhelming. PHONE ENTERPRISE SOCIAL NETWORK EMAIL COMPANY WIKI VIDEO CONFERENCE PRODUCTIVITY TOOLS INSTANT MESSAGE
  • 5. And really hard to tell when something is important or urgent. ENTERPRISE SOCIAL NETWORK COMPANY WIKI VIDEO CONFERENCE PRODUCTIVITY TOOLS INSTANT MESSAGE EMAIL PHONE
  • 6. That doesn’t really happen in our personal lives, though.
  • 7. Because when we have something quick or important to say, we just text each other.
  • 8. Because when we have something quick or important to say, we just text each other. hey.
  • 9. Because when we have something quick or important to say, we just text each other. hey. hey.
  • 10. something quick or important to say, we just text each other. hey. hey. omw!
  • 11. hey. :) hey. omw!
  • 12. People didn’t used to text at work.
  • 13. That made a lot of sense at the time. Work was less collaborative, less mobile, and we were tied to our desks.
  • 14. But work has changed.
  • 15. People are on the move. Most of us have smartphones. And the pace of work is crazy fast.
  • 16. People are on the move. Most of us have smartphones. And the pace of work is crazy fast.
  • 17. People are on the move. Most of us have smartphones. And the pace of work is crazy fast.
  • 18. Now, texting at work makes a whole lot of sense.
  • 19. Here’s 5 reasons why you should text your coworkers.
  • 20. 1 It’s fast
  • 21. Email response rates average 90 minutes. 6 9 12 90 min + 6 39 12 6 39 12 6 39 12 Email Response Time
  • 22. Text Response Time 3 min Email response rates average 90 minutes. Text responses average only 3 minutes. Email Response Time 9 12 6 39 12 6 9 12 90 min + 6 39 12 6 39 12 6 39 12 6 39 12 VS
  • 23. 2 It’s easy
  • 24. There’s no overhead, unlike email or phone calls. No subject lines. No signatures. No voice messages.
  • 25. 3 It’s human
  • 26. We text like we talk. We use simple language, emoticons to convey feeling, and grammar can be imperfect. nice work!
  • 27. thanks. nice work! We use simple language, emoticons to convey feeling, and grammar can be imperfect.
  • 28. thanks. ? nice work! We use simple language, emoticons to convey feeling, and grammar can be imperfect.
  • 29. thanks. ? nice work!
  • 30. 4 It works anywhere
  • 31. Texting just takes a few seconds. Even in a crowded or loud space, it’s easy to multi-task.
  • 32. Texting just takes a few seconds. Even in a crowded or loud space, it’s easy to multi-task. running 5 mins late!
  • 33. got you covered. running 5 mins late! Texting just takes a few seconds. Even in a crowded or loud space, it’s easy to multi-task.
  • 34. 5 It works for anyone
  • 35. Hundreds of professions don’t require a desk to get work done, but they do need better communication tools . Nurses Touring Bands Flight Attendants Oil Rig Workers Film Crews Delivery Drivers
  • 36. Hundreds of professions don’t require a desk to get work done, but they do need better communication tools . Nurses Touring Bands Flight Attendants Oil Rig Workers Construction workers Film Crews Delivery Drivers Restaurant employees Police
  • 37. Hundreds of professions don’t require a desk to get work done, but they do need better communication tools . Nurses Touring Bands Bank Employees Flight Attendants Oil Rig Workers Hotel Workers Construction Workers Film Crews Delivery Drivers Restaurant Employees Police Zoo Employees
  • 38. Nurses Touring Bands Bank Employees Flight Attendents Hotel Workers Construction Workers Film Crews Delivery Drivers Restaurant Employees Police Zoo Keepers Oil Rig Workers
  • 39. Ready to try texting your coworkers?
  • 40. Simple, secure mobile messaging for coworkers. Try Cotap.
  • 41. cotap.com/download

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