Phones, do you really want to be available all the time?
Do you really want to be available to anyone and everyone 24/7? What do you mean? A famous person once said that whenever you find yourself available; The more they are available, the more everyone expects. People would actually be upset if you weren’t immediately and consistently available rather than happy when connected. People who expect you to be available all the time can be annoying.
Cell phone calls follow you wherever you are, including your bathroom. Even during the night, when you want to rest, cell phones keep ringing and disturbing you. If it’s important, no problem, but if it’s that bad, why should you be bothered so late.
Today, in this modern society, we live in the proliferation of cell phones and we see people talking everywhere and everywhere. If used to work, this could be very effective and useful. However, for very petty issues that bother you in your sleep and even while bathing, it can be very annoying if not disgusting. However, if you always make yourself available, you have created your own nightmare.
The cell phone etiquette has become a forgotten concept. You will see people talking loudly on the phone and disturbing people near you in restaurants and even offices. I’m sure now, once or twice in a meeting you will notice that when a cell phone rings, everyone around you will immediately search for their cell phone. If you were talking, the person in front of you would be talking on the phone, how would you feel? I am sure you will feel undervalued and ignored. Rude exercise, and needs to be changed.
It can help people who use cell phones to follow a certain degree of etiquette regarding cell phone use, especially in places where you might seem rude if you use them or even when your cell phone rings.
When you are in a place of worship, you may need to leave your cell phone at home or at least turn it off if you don’t want to leave it. This is because the ringing of your cell phone will not only disturb you during prayer, but it will also annoy others. You don’t need to show your expensive instrument at the place of worship.
During meetings, turn off your mobile phone; It is rude to make the phone ring while someone is talking. Interruption can cause problems especially when the meeting deals with very important issues. However, if you are expecting a very important call, you can use your cell phone’s vibrate mode to alert you when a call comes in and leave the meeting if you need to answer the call. You can also inform the potential caller that you are in a meeting and cannot be disturbed.
When you are traveling and on a plane, you will be asked to turn off your phone. This is because electronic devices can interfere with the aircraft’s avionics. Therefore, it is imperative that the phone is turned on for security reasons. However, for very long flights, airlines allow cell phone use at a certain time, so if you really want to make a phone call use the allotted time if necessary.
Mobile phone has become a necessity nowadays which is why most of the people use it and mobile phone manufacturers have constantly developed various uses and functions of this little gadget. Be globally competitive, but understand that being rude is not part of being modern. Follow a certain degree of etiquette; This will be very beneficial for you and your business.