Are you interested in achieving more with your time? Today’s mobile technology revolution has given anyone with a mobile device and a wireless connection the opportunity to improve their productivity and enhance their communications. The advent of the internet has changed the way we communicate as a society. Today everyone is interconnected through a series of social media platforms, forums, websites, and chat rooms. Technology has made the impossible possible, and smart applications for your phone now can improve the way you operate your teams and manage your time at the office.
With thousands of new apps launched every month, it may seem overwhelming to have to search through the new releases in the app store to find something of value to you. We have done the legwork for you and found five of the most popular and trusted apps of the year. Check them out and add them to your device. After a week or so of playing around with them, you should notice a marked improvement in your productivity and your team’s communications.
1. Track Your Time
Time Tracker is an app that can help you change your online behavior. Do you find that you are losing time browsing the web? Time Tracker logs all of your web activity and compiles a report for you to analyze your behavior.
2. Never forget an Idea
Evernote will keep you in touch with your creativity and help you keep your life organized. Save all of your pictures, memos, sketches, and notes with this user-friendly app that integrates with your PC and other mobile devices. Evernote is perfect for creating long-form material that you can save and continue working on at your leisure.
3. PDF’s at Your Fingertips
Do you use PDF’s frequently? We thought so, PDF’s are the world’s most popular file format, using them for everything from delivering your bank statements, to sending a quotation for your business. Soda has developed the world’s first fully functional PDF platform that you can access online through your mobile device. The platform has features such as a PDF compressor, as well as the ability to convert HTML to PDF. This tool saves you time and makes sending documents in PDF a breeze.
4. Finish Your Articles
Don’t discard your media and videos, finish your articles off later with Pocket. Pocket is a cloud-based app that allows you to save you media for review at a later time, simply by clicking the Pocket icon. Keep yourself up to date with all of your media on your own time with this handy productivity app.
5. Collaborate with Colleagues
Collaborate with your colleagues using Basecamp. Basecamp lets you create a community and then apply those members to specific projects. Update project goals and milestones in real-time and notify your team members of any changes made to the project. Basecamp keeps you in touch wherever you are, all through the power of your mobile device.
Do More with Technology
Technology was developed to save us time and help us leverage our efforts to achieve more in life. The way we process, handle, and share data is fast becoming the way that we evolve our communications abilities as a species. Take advantage of the digital revolution to do more with your time and achieve the results you desire in life and at work.