Time is money, and smartphones are the key to unlocking both time and money for entrepreneurs. Whether you are in the early stages of your business, or well on your way to being acquired for billions, these apps can help you prioritize, track, act, and respond faster to a rapidly changing business-world. Here are the perfect apps for entrepreneurs…
This accounting app will be the most important app for most entrepreneurs. FreshBooks allows you to track and add your invoices and payments in the most intuitive and easy to use accounting app on both iOS and Android stores. Money is crucial to entrepreneurs. So knowing where you stand at any given time of the month is imperative.
Inspiration sometimes comes at inopportune times. But fortunately we all have our smartphones nearby. Evernote helps by giving you a single place to jot down any ideas, notes, pictures, or other information in a single app. The easy-to-use app gives you a simple interface that you can conveniently peruse later to remind you of your idea!
Printing documents, signing them, and faxing (or scanning, then sending) is such an antiquated way of making a deal. EchoSign is the solution to saving you time and effort. Electronic signatures have come a long way and are now a secure, and legally binding, method of signing documents. This app also allows you to track documents to be sure when clients have seen and signed themselves.
Knowing your competition is a crucial part of business. But tracking them can be a massive time investment. Instead, invest in TrackMaven, which allows you to monitor your competition, see their marketing activity, and allows you to filter out content based on what you do not want to see.
Trello is quietly becoming one of the biggest project management tools on your phone. You can manage everyone and everything, from a team of freelancers to creating a script, developing technical content to just being sure you’re organized for the day. Trello helps establish checklists, tracks comments, shares videos and photos, and assigns tasks to people.
Zirtual is a personal assistant in the palm of your hand. The platforms allows you to hire someone who works remotely to help you get things done. While the current virtual assistants (Zirtual Assistants or ZAs) are all located in the US, they do serve clients globally.
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