Amazingly Awesome Smartphone Apps for the Modern Professional

Let’s face it; we have all seen the statistics showing how everyone uses smartphones. In this day and age, it’s almost the norm, especially for the modern professional. However, just because everyone has these devices, doesn’t mean they use them effectively. Below are a few of the most useful apps on the market.

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Pulse is a customizable news application created by LinkedIn.  It’s a very simple platform that gives you quick news bites of chosen content providers. It also incorporates your LinkedIn profile, thus, allowing you to easily join in the conversation. This is easily the most versatile business news app on the market.


Tiny Scan Pro

Have you ever had that time when you couldn’t get to a scanner? This application makes that a problem of the past. Tiny Scan Pro lets you take a picture of your document, and then it converts it into a black and white PDF that you can email directly from the app! This app works great when you are on the go.

Facebook Pages

The Facebook Pages app allows you to manage your business page directly from your mobile device.  The flexibility this app offers is amazing. It makes posting company event pictures simple and allows you to respond to your audience while you are on the go.  Also, it doesn’t limit you to posting; because it includes options like page insights, admin control and settings.

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Google Drive

The Google Drive app is yet another great innovation by Google. This app allows you to connect directly to your Google drive from anywhere. Easily check word documents, power points, excel spreadsheets, PDFs, images, etc. directly from your smartphone. All you have to do is connect the application to your Gmail account.

Weather Underground

Sure, this may not directly impact your business, but the weather is an important aspect of life. Weather Underground is the sharpest mobile weather app out there. It’s powered by the world’s largest network of weather stations and allows for the most accurate hyper-local forecast. There’s no need to guess the weather anymore. Go ahead; confidently make your next client meeting outdoors!

These are just a few of the thousands of useful apps currently on the market. By no means is this a complete list, these are just a few of our favorites.

What apps do you use?

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