As more and more fitness trackers are thrown at the market, more and more consumers are failing to realize the benefits promised by wearable tech. The promotional videos show futuristic graphs and charts appearing in the sky like amazing holograms. The harsh truth is that once fitness trackers have been unboxed they generally lasts six months.
According to a new survey from Makovsky and Kelton called “Pulse of Online Health”, 79% of Americans would be willing to use a wearable device to manage their health. Whilst technology provides convenience it has also caused us to live sedentary lifestyles at home and at work, but maybe technology can be an important part of the solution.
Over the past five years employees have suffered stress, anxiety and instability whilst enduring a prolonged recession. These employees are now burned out, stressed out and weary. As the economy improves, employees are no longer simply satisfied with having a job, they want job satisfaction too.