Monday April 6, 2020

Upwardly immobile

So you reckon everyone uses a mobile these days? Think again, writes Siobhan Hogan.

3rd June, 2006

According to a survey published last month, 43 per cent of us handed over our number to our boss while away on holidays. The Irish worker now even takes work calls on the beach or while sightseeing.

While the answers from Recruit Ireland’s800 respondents reveal a lot about the holiday habits of workaholics, they are even further evidence ofour growing addiction to 24-hour communication.

Mobile phone ownership here has risen by a staggering 2,566...

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