There are things we can do and actions we can take in our business that can save us both time and money. Likewise there are tools that we can take advantage of that can also make us more efficient and productive in our business. Tools that help us do something quicker, do something better, or […]
Useful Business Tools
Running a business requires focus, effort, nous, and organisation, amongst other things. There are many challenges a business owner faces every day that take their attention away from the “big stuff”.
Unfortunately not every business owner can delegate staff to the tasks which can otherwise alleviate these challenges. Their efforts can quickly become fragmented which can lead to a dilution of their time, energy, and creativity.
Fortunately there are many tools, strategies, and online help that can assist in things relating to productivity, focus, reputation management, social media monitoring, website analysis, customer relations, or even tools of a technical nature, such as graphics and video production, email marketing, and online storage.
So what are some of the daily activities that may be less of a burden given the right tools and strategies?
- Time management
- Project management
- Centralizing support and customer relations activities
- Monitoring social media activity
- Reputation management
- Website performance and analytics
While there are numerous commercially available tools, software's, and online subscriptions and services that can provide all these functions, it must be said that there are also many free tools that are comparable in functionality.
When we come across such tools we will endeavour to let you know about them...
How a business owner manages his or her time can have a direct bearing on how successful their business is. Productivity is key in squeezing the most out of the limited time and resources that a business owner might have. Which is why well designed and supported productivity tools are so important to modern small […]