Here is what devices CEOs and their employees use

Here is what devices CEOs and their employees use
The top management of the company is not quite like everyone else - it dictates the rules, and that’s why it’s very interesting to take a look at what CEOs actually use themselves and is there any difference between that and what their employees have to use.

And the latest survey by CEO.com found some interesting results. Chief executives are nearly all using smartphones and a lot are still using BlackBerries. But while most top managers use iPhones, their organizations have employees using Android the most the iPhone comes only third.

While the notebook is the second most popular gadget with CEOs after the smartphone, the tablet is quickly growing and now nearly 78% of executives use one. Check out the inforgraphic below for some additional interesting details.

source: Business Insider

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28 Comments

1. ElektronicGeek91

Posts: 105; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

Use the Galaxy Note 2 if you really want to feel like a big boss. : )

2. Lawliet

Posts: 160; Member since: Jul 02, 2012

That makes no sense at all

4. ElektronicGeek91

Posts: 105; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

It does makes sense. Because the Galaxy Note 2 is a great business oriented phone with many key features that point towards business purposes.

5. andro.

Posts: 1999; Member since: Sep 16, 2011

Don't know how your comment got 5 thumbs down,i thought it was funny and true!

10. gothicheart

Posts: 83; Member since: Oct 17, 2012

maybe there is a chance that the Note 2 will be a great business oriented phone, ONLY if Google can improve on Android security flaws...

14. dsDoan

Posts: 235; Member since: Dec 28, 2011

The only Android security flaw is an ignorant user.

15. thelegend6657 unregistered

No its not ? What features ?

19. ElektronicGeek91

Posts: 105; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

okay what phones are more business suited than the Note 2? Dont say BlackBerry because they been fell off, don't say Nokia Lumia 920 because that phone is just way too goofey, and its dam sure not the iPhone because for one it doesn't support certain files and for 2 the features are not keen on business related things because it's just too simple of a phone.

21. Lawliet

Posts: 160; Member since: Jul 02, 2012

Oh please, I can tell you're a hard-driven note fan

22. ElektronicGeek91

Posts: 105; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

I'm a hard driven Samsung fan because they're the only ones with innovation. The Note 2 is probably too big for your pewny hands anyways. #law

28. Arthurhkt

Posts: 713; Member since: Apr 19, 2012

So basically what you mean was other than Samsung phones even any other Android phones such as the Google Nexus are not innovative as well?

29. Raymond_htc

Posts: 430; Member since: Apr 06, 2012

Well EVERY Smartphone is a great business oriented phone with many key features that point towards business purposes. It clearly shows that you are one of the thousands of the Too-Devoted-to-it. Note II fans whom will selfishly defend their notes. If i am a business man i would pick Galaxy Beam instead. hey! it can atleast do some slide presentation......

18. Mozarrt

Posts: 301; Member since: Oct 08, 2011

I always thought they were compensating for something ;)

3. AhmadAlsayegh

Posts: 326; Member since: Jul 18, 2011

f**ken CEOs, using facebook and YouTube while we work our asses off

6. dickwyn

Posts: 621; Member since: May 07, 2012

i use facebook, linkedin, twitter and youtube a lot on my phone. so does that make me a CEO

8. VJo003

Posts: 365; Member since: Mar 11, 2012

U have to become a CEO & then use them Not use them & then hope to become CEO :-D

7. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4766; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

Surprised that Symbian still exists as a major OS...glad to know.

9. wendygarett unregistered

Yeah most ceo in the average level or infant company prefer symbian more than ios that they feel that the gaming apps is just gimmick lol while the most forbes ceo prefer RIM instead of ios as well :)

11. Kronic

Posts: 321; Member since: Sep 11, 2012

Ios is the best in enterprise.

12. infinitemethod

Posts: 151; Member since: Sep 04, 2012

They put Siri in there instead of Google Now. Article automatically discredited. Shame in you, Business Insider.

25. someones4

Posts: 627; Member since: Sep 16, 2012

My exact thoughts. I was like ' really? CEO's use Siri? They sure have a lot of time to waste'

13. krzysiek100

Posts: 8; Member since: Sep 21, 2012

WHat program are u using to make such a graph ?

16. thelegend6657 unregistered

Most CEO's carry many phones around with them . Example iPhone + Blackberry is what is usually see . But sometimes also android + blackberry or android/iPhone with Nokia eseries such as E6 or E72 . A lot of CEO's moved on to iPhone and Android but still want to keep their blackberry's and e series along with them as a second phone , weird right ?

23. MC1123

Posts: 1256; Member since: Nov 12, 2012

well its because a lot of people still like the REAL keys of BlackBerry and E-series! they are superior... remember when people use to say that iPhones are just toys, but now they mean business! that's what nokia and RIM miscalculated! they didnt foresee what's going to happen! so yeah...i dont find it weird for people to carry 2 phones one touch phones (iPhones, Androids, etc) and a BlackBerry or Nokia E-series! even non CEO, Common people uses 2 phones! one touch screen and BlackBerry or any nokia! and it is still easy to make emails of the real keyboard!

24. thelegend6657 unregistered

I still carry my nokIa n97 with me and I am just 17 , you ?

26. MC1123

Posts: 1256; Member since: Nov 12, 2012

good old blackberry! :) and im 18 :)

27. thelegend6657 unregistered

Never been a fan of Blackberrys , never liked them . I always thinks N series is better than blackberrys .

20. dgreekstallion

Posts: 14; Member since: Nov 16, 2012

The grammar in this article is atrocious.

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