Who wants to wait endlessly to be connected to customer service over the phone? LucyPhone removes the hassle out of holding before getting connected. Look up your customer service number in the app’s list of numbers, after which it patches you through. When you’re put on hold, simply press **. This gets you disconnected, and the moment a service reps comes on the line, the two of you are connected.
2. LogMeIn – iOS
Using LogMeIn, important stuff on your PC or Mac can be accessed from your iPad or iPhone. This app really proves its worth as you travel on business trips or need to view files remotely.
Launch any PC program from your mobile device.
3. Producteev – iOS, Android
This free task management app lets you assign tasks to several individuals, implement privacy settings and create subtasks. The premium version, Producteev Pro, is specially designed to address a growing business’s needs; you can customize the logo and theme settings, which also includes turning Outlook emails into calendar appointments and actionable tasks.
4. Docusign – iOS, Android
Who says you have to be physically present on the spot to sign an important document? Follow the link in your email to open the document. Follow the signing process and at last, click on “confirm signature”. After confirming it, you get an alert along with everyone else involved in the process, that the document has gotten signed. Sign important documents without moving an inch from your work space.
5. Basecamp – iOS, Android
Want great collaboration within your organization? Basecamp gives team members a single view dashboard that has links to any given project. Files, tasks, milestone dates, along with a discussion front that lets you trade information and work through details. All conversations take place from within the project workspace. The app also takes care of scheduling and a calendaring feature displays non-project activities as well. Daily data backups are performed, along with SSL data encryption. If your mobile device does not natively support Basecamp, you can still use your phone’s browser to sign in to the Web portal.
6. Dropbox – iOS, Android
While Dropbox is already popular among mobile app consumers, it has provided countless benefits to business owners through its file-sharing software. Easily sync important work documents across all devices and access them seamlessly from anywhere. Dropbox may sound remotely similar to some of the apps we’ve already listed, but it really should have a special place in your arsenal.
Collaboration is a breeze; create shared folders and give group members access to specific links or folders.
7. Free Call & SMS Scheduler – Android
Rather than write down messages and thinking of who to call or when to call them, why not pre-schedule all your daily or weekly calls and messages, and have an app send them out automatically, when the time comes? Use this scheduler to set unlimited calls and text messages, according to a specified date and time. Scheduler tries again, in case you’re not connected to your contact in the first attempt. And if it happens to catch you at an awkward moment, a beeping timer lets you disconnect calls or messages, which are naturally rescheduled according to user-set parameters.
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