Top 3 Apps to Work Smarter and Save Time Every Day

As partner and director of strategy for Altima Business Solutions, my job is to increase profitability right now sustainable through tomorrow and beyond. My secret sauce? I free up management time. Think about it: how much more successful would you be if you could focus 90% or greater of your energies on what moves your needle? Time has become one of the most precious commodities, just behind knowledge (cf. 3 Moves To Reap The gold Of The New Knowledge Economy). As an entrepreneur, there are never enough hours in the day to accomplish all of what your business requires let alone for family or relaxation time. Working strategically is a very efficient way to manage your time and sustainably grow your business. Strategy applies not only to make important decisions but also to improve the daily tasks by working smarter through systems and processes (cf. Strategy). What if even mundane tasks could be done more efficiently and in no-time? Here are the top 3 apps we use every day which save us tons of time: Camcard: is the easiest app to manage and exchange business cards. Take a picture of any business card with your phone, add notes, category, etc. It will immediately populate your contacts and also build a separate database that you can access on any device, including desktop, and easily export. Producteev: is a social task management application. Much more efficient than your to-do list. It will let you manage your tasks, assign tasks to team members who will receive an email notification, easily integrate with your calendar and remind you of deadlines. Keeper: is the...