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Software sprawl: Workers flit between apps 1,200 times a day

By Matthew Boyle

18 Oct 2022 · 6 min read

Editor's Note

The software fatigue at the workplace is real. Bloomberg analyzes how this post-pandemic need of always using apps and software to get things done at work is burning out employees.

Technology overload. IT bloat. Barnacle apps.

The problem goes by many names, but the story's the same: Employees are swamped by an ever-expanding array of specialized software that's made the workday a disjointed slog.

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