The days of needing to run your business from an office or any physical location are gone. Now telecommuting and virtual offices are quickly changing the way businesses get work done around the world. Mobile has changed nearly every aspect of our lives and if you are still doing business the old way, you are simply missing out.
For many entrepreneurs and brand marketers, there is less and less need to have a physical work location or desktop computer. Most work can now be done through mobile devices and connecting with others through email, chat and video over your mobile device is simply a few clicks of a button.
Depending on the size and structure of your business, the process of implementing mobile usage and management into your daily tasks might be easier than you think. For smaller businesses and individual entrepreneurs, it can be as simple as adding a few of the top productivity apps into your daily life and business.
Here are some essential apps that can help entrepreneurs, CEOs, brands and businesses get more done while on the go.
1. & 2. Google Drive/Dropbox
Google Drive/Dropbox: You will never have an excuse again that you left your most important documents or data on your home or work computer. Through services like Google Drive and Dropbox, you can access all of your data anywhere and anytime through your mobile application.
Buffer: Social media is an important component of all businesses and brands today. However, social media also takes a lot of time and there are many different platforms to send out social updates from. Buffer is a mobile app that lets you schedule in and post updates from all of your favorite social networks all in one easy to use mobile interface.
1Password: With all of the different web sites, social networks and user accounts we have set up, how are we supposed to remember them all? An application called 1Password helps with the process while also keeping everything securely stored at all times. Plans are available for individual usage and even teams for business groups and employees.
Outbox: It seems like technology is changing everything in our lives these days, even the postal mail that we are so used to receiving. Outbox is a service that collects your postal mail, scans it in and then sends it right to your mobile device and email. What a perfect way to clear the clutter and save time.