Do you let time manage you? Are you constantly trying to keep up with all the personal and business tasks you have to do? Technology has made time management easy. There are many apps out there that will help you stream line your day and manage the lists, tasks and documents you use throughout the day.

How can apps help me with time management?

There are so many apps now that are designed to help you manage your time and your day. Why not take advantage of this technology so time does not manage you? These apps are simple to use. They are interactive and allow you to be more productive. These apps can help you by prioritizing the things that are most important. Apps are available for both android devices and iPhones and iPads.

How can time management apps help me in my business?

Time management apps can help you be more productive in your business by allowing quick access to digital documents and help with managing tasks and calendars. Check out some of the apps below to make the most of mobile technology.

iPad/iPhone apps

  • Microsoft CloudOn – Integration and cloud storage are what you will get with CloudOn. CloudOne enables you to work with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents while on the go. Other types of files, such as PDF, JPG, PNG and GIF, can be opened using the built-in Adobe Reader and File Viewer.
  • SmartTime – Integrate your schedule with your smart phone. The contact information of the person you have tasks scheduled with is automatically integrated saving you time in searching for contact information. You can also email other SmartTime users directly from the app.
  • Intstapaper – Instapaper allows you stay on top of trends by allowing you to save web pages to read offline later. It also optimizes them for readability.

Android apps

  • Gooogle Keep – a service provided by Google which integrates note-taking and web surfing.
  • Astrid Tasks– Astrid Tasks is your personal secretary. With Astrid Tasks you can manage lists and to dos through organization.
  • Kingsoft Office – This is a rich text and document editor that allows you to work in a familiar word processing environment. It supports 23 types of files, including DOC, DOCX, TXT, XLS, XLSX, PPT, PPTX and Adobe PDF. It also supports cloud storage.
  • MediaFire – MediaFire allows you to mange all your digital documents on the go. It is a cloud app that allows access to video, audio and document files.

How can time management apps help me in my personal life?

Time management apps are not just for business. Our personal lives are just as complicated and involved. There are apps available for everything from helping to manage your family’s schedule to your grocery list. Some great apps that will help you gain control of your time are below.

iPad/iPhone apps

  • OmniFocus – OmniFocus helps you keep track of tasks. You can create shopping lists and home projects. Tasks are organized by goal and can be shared with other OmniFocus users.
  • SpringPad – Become better organized by saving ideas, notes, project tasks, photos, products, checklists and movies.
  • Wunderlist 2 – Wunderlist helps you manage your lists and daily tasks. You will get reminders, sharing and notifications. Details of your list are automatically synced across all of your devices.

Android apps

  • Gooogle Keep – a service provided by Google which integrates note-taking and web surfing.
  • Universal Password Manager – This app allows you to log in to the app and gain access information to sites by listing the URL, username, password.
  • Evernote – Evernote simplifies the tasks we deal with throughout the day. Evernote allow you to take notes and photos, create lists, and record voice memos.
  • MobisleNotes – Allows you to jot down notes, create lists and set reminders.

In this day and age of technology the world seems to be moving faster and faster. Take advantage of the apps out there that will simplify your life and make things easier for you. Don’t let time mange you!