Workplace smartphone usage is increasing all the time due the practicality, convenience, and diverse functionality. People are using smartphones everyday anyway for communication and entertainment purposes, but one of the most impressive benefits of the smartphone is enhancing business productivity.
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Samsung is one of the global leaders in smartphone production, with a variety of models available to suit almost any user. There is also a huge assortment of apps available for download with your Samsung Galaxy device to stay organized, boost productivity, and manage your time effectively.
There is a broad selection of Samsung Galaxy devices offered by TELUS authorized dealers, including the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 series which are compatible with the 5G network.
Effective Productivity Apps for Samsung Devices
If you are looking for practical ways to improve your daily task efficiency, there are hundreds of useful apps to choose from that can help you get more done in a day.
Some excellent productivity apps to download, include:
- Google Docs
To efficiently organize your time management to make sure nothing gets missed or overlooked throughout the day, Toggl is a great time-tracking app. The apps allows you to record the amount of time you are sending on each project, and then generate reports to display how your time is being spent. You can integrate the app with your calendar to ensure you are never double-booked, and use Toggl to collect data for convenient weekly or monthly analysis.
Slack is an extremely widely used platform used for business communication and team collaboration. The app makes it easy to create various channels that can be organized by project or team. For instance, you can create a channel for a specific task and only include people working directly on that task to minimize confusion. Sharing and editing documents as a group is simple and straightforward, and you can communicate with entire group at once or just select individuals. Slack is ideal for maximizing productivity for group collaboration.
Asana is another great app for team collaboration and is particularly effective for prioritizing task work. It is easy to create a task list for yourself or other employees which can be organized with the most important tasks appearing at the top of the list. The app is advantageous for visually laying out what needs to be done, with the ability to track tasks and assignments as the project progresses.
Another variation of effective organizational apps is Trello. This app organizes all projects and tasks by boards. Trello boards make it easy to monitor and contribute to any current project in a visually pleasing layout. You can add tasks or employees to boards as necessary. Within the boards, cards can then be created to form sub-groups of those boards. This feature is useful for creating a board for an established team that will be working on multiple projects simultaneously.
Extremely popular, Google docs can be used for an incredibly diverse range of daily tasks and applications. Some of the amazing features of Google Drive include:
- Google Docs – Word document creator that can be shared, edited, and updated in real time
- Google Sheets – Spreadsheet creator for calculations, functions, list creation in real time
- Google Slides – Presentation content creator that can be shared, edited, and updated in real time
These are just a few examples of the abundant features of Google drive. Another tremendous benefit is the compatibility of Google drive with Microsoft office. With the push of a button google docs can be exported to Microsoft Word, google sheets can be exported to Microsoft Excel, and google slides can be exported to Microsoft Powerpoint.
Plus, all the features on Google Drive can be synched with your google calendar for excellent organization and efficiency.