MBA Dissertation:An Investigation of the Relationship between Use of Smartphones and Impact on Productivity of Young Professionals in Mauritius Mauritius has seen the rapid adoption of smartphones both for personal use and for work purposes. Consequently, it was very important to find out how such smartphone usage is influencing the world of business and work in Mauritius. The objective of this research is to explore the relationship between smartphone usage and employee productivity among young professionals in Mauritius. This research discussed whether young Mauritian professionals who used their smartphone for work saw this device as a mobile office, which might successfully replace their personal computer, laptop and office environment. Secondly, the research aimed to show whether Mauritian professionals felt that their smartphone helped them to improve their productivity. Thirdly, the research explored any negative repercussions that smartphone usage brought to these professionals.