The success of a business depends on a whole lot of factors and by now, business has reached a point where every single factor should be given equal attention. The competition level is literally touching the skies and without a proper planning, it would be actually hard to acclimatize to this aggressive competition.
Despite the fact entrepreneurs don’t usually have much to invest, the nature of their business needs a much more meticulous effort. In this post, we bring you 7 excellent apps that every entrepreneur should have to achieve success.
Are you aware as to how important is note taking in a business? It’s important to capture every single idea as they evolve. Also, one may need to have others to collaborate on one’s ideas. Evernote offers a brilliant space for note taking and planning.
Also, it offers options for nested folders and web clipping. In fact, it can be used in many possible ways from to-do checklist to capturing ideas or note taking.
Every business needs to promote itself in a visually appealing way to attract more traffic in the quickest possible time. However, it takes a great deal of graphic designing to work on the branding from designing the logos to brochures and more. It can be pretty expensive if you hire a professional designer.
However, Canva is a free online tool that can help you accomplish all these on your own using the various templates without having to pay a single penny for it.
Project Management is certainly one of the most commonly used words in the business arena nowadays. If you want to improve the productivity of your business and ensure that every task is accomplished at the best, project management is the next best thing to do.
One of the most commonly used tools for project management is Trello wherein you can break down an entire project into various tasks and assign them in the form of Trello cards to various staffs. Also, you can set due date and time for the task completion.
Each task can be assigned to a single staff or even multiple staffs. Every card has various options such as attachment, commenting system, Labeling and more.
Communication plays a very important role in every business and even though, there’s no denying the fact that there are a whole lot of messaging apps available in the market, Skype is still seen as one of the best messaging apps. One of the best advantages of using Skype is the fact that besides the fact that it can be used on an android phone just like any other app.
It can be also used as a web app or a browser-based app independent of the phone which is not really possible with apps like Whatsapp. There's absolutely no need to scan a QR code unlike in Whatsapp.
Apart from that, you can share docs, images and other files on Skype. Most importantly, it allows you to make video calls as well as share your screens. Now, communication can’t get any better than this, right?
Calendar plays a very significant role in everyone’s life and for entrepreneurs, it can offer an unimaginable extent of productivity. Google Calendar is certainly one of the most powerful Calendars as it has the right mix of various important features. It not only allows users to set events with due dates but also, makes a lot of room for sharing.
Google calendars can be shared using email ids. Also, a user can create multiple calendars in the same account. This helps you keep the picture of your upcoming events really clear for yourself and helps you in never missing out on any important events.
You can never start a project management until and unless the picture of the project is entirely clear to you. WorkFlowy offers nested lists to create a very detailed picture of a project. Also, the app is especially good for web and app developers.
Over the years, users from all over the world have used this amazing tool and what fascinated them the most about this tool is its amazing simplicity and of course, it brilliant effectiveness. Also, you can use this tool for free.
Even if you are an entrepreneur, professionalism is something that should never be overlooked. Creating professional invoices is no longer a difficult task and most importantly, you can now get a professional invoice for any of your transactions with the greatest ease without having to pay a single penny.
It is somewhat hard to believe, right? Trust me, you aren’t daydreaming and it’s 100% true. What makes it possible is the amazing tool called Wave. By now, Wave has its users from all over the world and that clearly indicates what an effective invoicing tool it is. Most importantly, it is absolutely free.
The famous saying goes somewhat like this, “ Where there’s will, there’s a way” and of course, it holds entirely true for entrepreneurship as long as an entrepreneur knows how to capitalize on free tools to shape one’s business and direct it towards the right direction.
We hope you found this post to be pretty informative and every single app mentioned in this post can be used for free and in fact, you can use them in any way you like.