5 Apps to Jumpstart Your Productivity
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5 Apps to Jumpstart Your Productivity

If you’re not getting enough work done in a day, you may not not be managing your time well enough.

Procrastination, disorganization, and poorly defined goals can all lead to mismanagement of time. Wasted time often equates to poor work-life balance, missing deadlines and high-anxiety and stress.

In most cases you don’t need more time in the day, you need to manage your time better. With today’s technology, there are so many different apps that can help you effectively manage your time and increase your productivity.

Here is a list of 5 apps that will help you manage your time more effectively so you can focus on getting work done:

  1. Focus Booster
    The Focus Booster app uses the Pomodoro Technique to help individuals focus. Dedicated to helping you stop procrastinating, this app allows you to plan the amount of time you need to focus and take breaks.
  2. Evernote
    Evernote helps individuals stay super organized across different platforms. Create shortcuts that help you quickly access the most frequently used content in your account like notes, tags, and searches. Use the Web Clipper, to save sections of websites and annotate them.
  3. Workflow
    The Workflow app is a customizable program that shaves off the time it takes to complete a task. Make one-click shortcuts that complete multiple tasks like having Google Maps automatically pull up directions to the next meeting on your calendar.
  4. RescueTime
    RescueTime app tracks the amount of time spent on applications and websites. It provides a full picture of your daily productivity. Download this app to figure out how to get things done quicker, and eliminate the distractions holding you back.
  5. Clear
    Clear is a to-do list app that keeps you organized and on task. Use it to organize your daily tasks into separate categories using themed lists, giving you a quick look at exactly what you need to do next, and the exact step you need to take along the way.