Nowadays it seems that everybody is talking about ways to get your business running more efficiently and saving money. One way to achieve these objectives is by ensuring that your staff are saving time by using identical toolsets. This enables them to know exactly where everybody is regarding their projects and daily routines. You can simplify issues if your team have clear visibility of the whole department’s current working schedules. Those clever folk over at Android have a number of apps that are aimed at empowering your staff to do exactly that! Please read this article for some of the better releases currently out there.
Touchdown for Smartphones by Nitrodesk
Accessing your work mail by smartphone will never be an issue again after downloading this application, another classic from the Nitrodesk team! Those days of having to cut your business lunch short because you need to reply to an email are long gone. Touchdown will sync with your Exchange Server and allows you access to your emails, calendar and email contacts at the touch of a screen! It is essential that you can keep an eye on any email threads and this gives you perfect visibility around the clock. The interface is so easy to use and you’ll have no need for any long tutorials as the intuitive features make it a piece of cake. You get a free 30 day trial and will probably be happy to pay the $19.99 for continued use of this very useful exchange tool!
Quickoffice Pro– by Quickoffice
This application turns your Android smartphone device into a mobile office with real functionality! It accesses all of your business applications via the Google Cloud and makes mincemeat out of any niggling items you forgot to complete on-site. You’ll have easy access to your Google Drive suite and will be able to view and update your spreadsheets, presentations and PDF files from anywhere you happen to be. Editing and spellchecking are easily achieved and you’ll probably find these so easy that you’ll forget to bring your laptop home on the weekends. The intuitive operation of this application is designed for those of us with no time or patience for those lengthy ‘how-to’ guides we hate so much! Find out why VisionMobile are calling this the ‘ World’s Most Installed Mobile App’ and you’ll soon be glad that you downloaded Quickoffice Pro!
Splashtop Remote Desktop by Splashtop
Our last offering for Android Smartphones is certainly not the least! This ingenious application is brought to you by the development team over at Splashtop and it has certainly made some waves in the business world! You can access your PC or MAC from anywhere and use your Android Smartphone to remotely connect to your documents and any other folders you like! This brings the complete Windows or Mac functionality to your humble Android Smartphone whilst on the move or from home. The possibilities are seemingly endless as you delve into your office computer for lost emails, contact details or just playing your favourite game! We love this app and believe it should be your next port of call regarding Android downloads!
3 Great Business Tools!
So there we have it, 3 very useful ways to ensure that you are always connected to your office no matter where you happen to be!
Marvin Eriksen, the author of this post, is a computer engineer who works for Network Essentials, a company that provides computer network support in Charlotte. He is fascinated with technology and likes to share his technical knowledge and views with others.