March 2009

Whats a Mobile and Knowledge Worker?

The defintions:

Mobile Worker

An employee who does not have one fixed place of work.  Mobile workers are linked to a central base by telephone and sometimes by computer technology.  A teleworker is a form of mobile worker.

Knowledge Worker

knowl·edge work·er (plural knowl·edge work·ers) noun 

Definition:

employee in knowledge-based industry: somebody working in an industry such as management consultancy or computer programming that produces information rather than goods