Work Less, Accomplish More: 7 Apps to Get You There
Entrepreneurship is a grueling business. Your time should be spent doing what is most profitable, nothing else. Many tech apps are available that can help you, some popular and some not so well known.
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Then check out these productivity apps
This app includes screen sharing and meeting tools you can use to present, train, demo or share ideas. It's quick and easy—no need for downloading large apps. Need to share a concept with a client?
No need for cumbersome downloads because you can instantly share you screen from an iPad, iPhone or Android. The low-cost version, $13/month, allows sharing information with up to 10 participants. The high-end version, or “Pro,” allows recording, annotation, meeting scheduling and up to 250 participants in addition to many more features.
Your time is priceless, so track the time you are spending on each client. OfficeTime will assist you in tracking billable hours, retainers and job costing. For $47 a year, you will know if your efforts are profitable; available on iOS and Android.
This app manages your calendar, your notes, your tasks and helps you be more efficient. This piece of software asks you what you are going to do today and what you are going to put off until tomorrow.
It helps you to be more productive and task-oriented. You make it a daily habit to go through your list and the app will keep you on track. Entrepreneurs report a 50 percent increase in engagement as a result. Any.do is available on Android and iOS platforms.
Monitor, analyze and react to your website traffic in real-time from anywhere. This application includes on-site analytics, heat maps, up-time monitoring and alerts.
The application is easy to use and available on iOS and Android devices. Services are included at all levels and prices range from free to $199 per year. If new business is driven from your website, this application is a must-have.
5. Pocket Informant
A completely integrated calendar, task management, and a notes and contacts feature allow you to fully manage your day within one application. As an entrepreneur, your focus is making your busy life more manageable. Let Pocket Informant manage those calendars, task lists and due dates in one location.
Create mind maps to document your sales process, organizational charts and your concepts. Lucidchart is versatile and uses mind-mapping methodology to help you create data flow diagrams, business processes, flowcharts and circuit diagrams.
Mind mapping is a way to convey information that encompasses several learning modalities. Your audience will be engaged and fascinated as they grasp not only your concept but the details behind it.
Drowning in unwanted email? Spending endless hours sifting through your inbox to locate what’s important? This application rolls up those emails that you subscribe to in one digest. In one click, you can unsubscribe from those you no longer wish to receive.
Opening your email will no longer become a time sink and you can get right down to business, one task after another.