Businesses and enterprising entrepreneurs are always looking for effective ways to increase performance and boost productivity.
Whether it’s a simple change to a schedule, or the decision to use a new app in-house, a small change can make a big difference. Here are five apps that could help you – and your team – to consistently deliver above expectations.
TinyPulse is a little bit of software that allows you to capture anonymous feedback from your team so that you’ve always got a finger on your team’s pulse. Keep your business healthy and happy with monitored feedback, an active interest in change and transformation, and monitored employee trends.
Fantastical is a Mac and iPhone Calendar that you’ll really enjoy using. A single keystroke calls up your new calendar, and you can view, edit or create events with just a few clicks. You can also invite people from your contacts or address book for an instant event assistant that takes care of all of the details – including sending everyone you’ve invited the details.
A micro-managing to-do list with a charming design, Do It Tomorrow lets you create tasks and push them off to “tomorrow” with the click of a mouse button. Simply type in your text and choose whether you want it to appear on “today” or “tomorrow” – and shuffle around as necessary as your day fills up.
Give your Twitter account a boost with the free Social Oomph package. It lets you analyse and schedule Tweets, work with drafts, target keywords and analyse performance. There is also a paid-for version with an upgrade to include Facebook, LinkedIn and other social networks.
It’s hard being in business by yourself. Set yourself goals and get a lift from the folks at lift.do. Create good habits and good practices with a goal-oriented app that sends you automated reports on your progress and gives you that extra lift you’ve been looking for.