6 apps to help start up your start-up

If you’ve got a start-up, small business, working on a freelance basis or work remotely, then you’ll have a lot to be keeping track of. There’s your finances, files, emails and co-workers, plus much more.

That’s why we need an app for pretty much every aspect of life. Luckily, people have created apps for pretty much every aspect of life. Here’s 6 that are incredibly useful for anyone running their own business!

1. Mint

For all your money matters, Mint will keep you on track when it comes to both your personal and business accounts. It allows you to link accounts, keep an eye on spending and schedule bill reminders so that you know exactly where your money is and where it’s going.

2. Rescue Time

The time-management app Rescue Time runs alongside your computer and tracks the websites visited as well as the dwell time on each site, reporting back at the end of the day. It allows users to see where they spend their time, what tasks take the longest, and so on.

3. Slack

Instant messaging for a professional climate. Users can organise separate conversations into channels, as well as both group and individual conversations. You can send attachments as well, minimising emails and fuss. You can also link it to your social media channels so you receive notifications all to one place.

4. Humin

Perfect for all the networking events you might have to attend. It combines all your contacts from your phone, your social media channels and email to create one giant database of contacts all in one place. You can pull up contacts easily by consulting Humin.

5. LogMeInPro

For anyone who travels a lot or is constantly on the go, this app allows you to access your PC or Mac via your desktop or mobile device. Gives you easy access to files and important information at all times, wherever you are.

6. Pocket

If you don’t have as much time as you’d like to keep up with current affairs, Pocket allows you to do just that. It offers a snapshot of important events, news, industry insight and also lets you bookmark work documents and useful videos.