Summer officially ends September 23, 2015. That means we are a little over halfway through the summer months. Staying productive in the Summer months can be a challenge. Thankfully, there are lots of things we can do to keep ourselves motivated and on track. Get more done with these five awesome apps designed to increase productivity.
1) 30/30 App
30/30 is a fun iOS app that tracks how long it takes you to complete tasks on your to-do list. Set how long you expect each tasks to take, and then see if you are able to complete tasks in a timely manner. This approach to tackling your to-do list can be fun and enlightening. How long does it really take you? Could you complete your task in less time? Or, should you leave more time for tasks that take longer than expected? Sometimes adding a challenge to your daily routine can amp up productivity. Try this app out and see if it helps you improve productivity. 2) RingCentral App for iOS and Android
If you’re a RingCentral customer our app will help you mange your phone system from anywhere! Whether your home, on vacation, on-site or attending a conference you can access HD voice, fax, text, conferencing, and online meetings. Free yourself from being tied to an office with the RingCentral Apps for iPhone and iPad and Android. 3) Mailbox (iOS & Android)
This handy app is available for both Android and iOS. If you’re like most of us, your inbox can be daunting. Navigating through email can eat-up a lot of precious time and slow down productivity. This can be especially true during the summer months. Take a few days, maybe even a week off, and you could return to hundreds of unread emails! Mailbox allows users to quickly scan emails and identify ones that need more immediate attention. For emails that can wait you, quickly archive them. Use the ‘snooze’ feature if you want an email to reappear in your inbox at a later time. If you need to keep your email organized and under control this is the app for you!
4) Glip App
This fun app helps you stay organized, collaborate with teams, and it syncs across devices (desktop, iOS, and Google Play). Boost productivity by sharing ideas with colleagues, staying on-top of to-do lists and access important information across devices from anywhere. There are so many great features to this app! 5) Swipes (iPhone, iPad, Android, Web, Mac)
Swipes helps users collect, organize, and take action on the right tasks at the right time. It’s an intuitive to-do app that is now integrated with the note-taking app Evernote. Using these two apps as one will help you collect tasks in one place and keep track of priorities. The power of combing two powerhouse apps will dramatically increase productivity no matter how busy you get. Looking for other apps to help boost your productivity? Check out some of these helpful resources. What productivity apps have you tried? Share your favorites in the comments below.
Originally published Aug 07, 2015, updated Oct 29, 2020