5 Apps That Make Life Less Complicated. No, Really.

Our current world requires us to be masters at multi-tasking, multi-purposing and efficiency. That is certainly a lot more difficult than it sounds. So, how can we do it? With help, of course. Besides assistance from friends and family, it’s also beneficial to stay on the cutting-edge of technology. If you find yourself constantly looking for ways to make the most of your 24 hours, here are a few apps that might make your life easier:

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Courtesy of ASU Teach Online

TrackMaven: If you’re an entrepreneur, you want to stay on top of your game. Part of that is keeping an eye on some of your competitors. Well, you can save time using the TrackMaven app. This tool shows you all of your competitors’ marketing content–from social media to paid advertisements–on one platform. In addition, it offers real-time benchmarking against your competitors as well as alerts for trends important to you.

Skitch: You can control where and when inspiration hits. Not to mention, if you need to take a screenshot, you might want to have the ability to take notes and more. Say hello to Skitch. As part of the Evernote family, this app lets you use annotations, shapes and sketches on the screenshots of your choice.

Hukkster: You probably already understand the power of your image. Whether you’re a career world newbie or creating your first startup, you might need to find work wear on a budget. There’s no need to worry; there’s an app for that. Hukkster saves you time by browsing sales racks for you. Enter the items you want the most, and you’ll get updates whenever they go on clearance.  Budget-friendly deals, here we come!

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Courtesy of Swagger New York

Unroll.me: The Internet is full of information and you may be hungry enough to take a bite out of it all. However, after a while, your inbox might become inundated with subscriptions and emails that leave you feeling a bit overwhelmed. Unroll.me takes all of your subscriptions and presents them to you on one platform. From there, you can decide which ones you keep and which ones you no longer need.

Pocket: All businesses start with an idea. How do you remember all the ideas you come up with daily? Pocket is a phone-based bookmarking app that saves content from short articles to long work reports on all of your mobile devices. As a result, you can finally say goodbye to all of your unorganized and scribbled-on sheets of paper.

Today, many apps are similar to what you might get from a personal assistant or concierge service without having to spend a dime. Thankfully, there are so many to choose from that you can make your days feel twice as productive. What apps help you save time? Let us know in the comments section below!



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