Let technology make your work productivity dreams come true
Few would argue about the value of technology in our lives. Our personal lives have been transformed as we let technology deliver more and more services for us. We regularly pay bills and check our bank balances one line, wearable devices update us with health data everyday and the internet at our finger tips answers virtually any question we have anytime of the day. Technology has changed the way we stay in touch with friends, how we get news and entertainment and how we pass the time of day - how many people do you see on the train with their heads in their mobile A few second stationary and it’s a natural habit to head to the phone to fill the time.
With the benefits of mobile apps being realised in our personal lives it is only natural that we look for solutions for our work lives too. In fact the average person is said to interact with their mobile device 150 times a day. It is only natural then, that we look to apps to make our working lives more productive, effective and to make our own performance better, giving us the stand out factor that enhances career prospects.
Google enterprise apps and you will find a long, long list of solutions available to meet your every need at work – in fact is it estimated there will be 5 billion downloads of apps in the next year. Each app promising to improve productivity and improve your work flow. This is a list of some of the favourites -
Acompli – filters your emails to make sure you find the important ones fast!
Google Inbox – with a fantastic snooze feature, never side line an message and forget to revisit it again – automatic reminders can be set for a more suitable time.
Slack – a communications tool that makes sure teams stay connected – it enables you search for details through all messages rather than being copied in on all messages or having to request information and waiting for replies from team members.
RelateIQ – customer relationship management tool – access tasks, follow ups and sales data instantly. On the move.
Google Apps – such as Google drive that puts information at your fingertips – now there is not waiting until you get back to the office, your file is there right now.
Evernote – helping to make your multi-tasking more effective. Write notes and to do lists and sync across all devices.
HelloSign – signing documents at the click of a button and send it off to the place it needs to be.