For Small Business, Going Mobile Means More Profits | Network Solutions Small Business Blog: "How crucial is wireless technology to your small business’ success? If you’re like the majority of small and midsized business owners, the answer is “very,” according to a new study published by Portfolio.com. The survey identified 71 percent of small and midsized businesses (SMBs) as “mobile businesses,” meaning they rely on wireless technology to work outside of the office.
Those who work outside of the office more than 30 percent of the time were dubbed mobile professionals, and the study revealed some interesting insights into these on-the-go business owners. The average mobile professional:
works outside of the office an average of 56 hours per week
has an average net worth of $1.5 million (the overall SMB owner average net worth is $1.2 million)
is most common in the South (39 percent are located there)"