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Technology Changes Research Markedly

Monday, November 30th, 2015

tcrmRichard Hare’s new briefcase epitomizes changes hitting the average business research company.

The senior VP-general manager-North East of Elrick & Lavidge, Paramus, N.J., used to carry his cellular phone, laptop and other modern business accoutrements with him, but as work began infringing more into his personal life, he soon found his conservative leather briefcase impractical.

“We are all stuck in business 24 hours a day, seven days a week,” Mr. Hare says. “I got so tired of transferring all of my electronics from a briefcase to a ditty bag, I decided that if I’m going to live my life as much as my job, I’m going to get one bag that will be good for everything.”

Thanks to the ongoing communications revolution, many in business research, like Mr. Hare, are finding that