Technology - apps and links to make your business life easier

Updated: Sep 17, 2020


Photo by Carl Heyerdahl on Unsplash
Photo by Carl Heyerdahl on Unsplash

Here are a range of apps designed to make life simple. 


Finance

SumUp - allows you to take card payments without being physically connected to anything. It is handy device if you are on the go and you can issue receipts through your smartphone. There is a small initial charge with a commission taken on each transaction.

https://sumup.ie


Bank

https://www.starlingbank.com


Receipt Bank

https://www.receipt-bank.com


Camscanner

https://www.camscanner.com/team/price


Payment App

https://www.paypal.com/us/webapps/mpp/credit-card-reader


Flint - a phone app that allows you to create invoices and take payment. It is free to use for a very small number of transactions.

https://www.flint.com/product/


Waveapps - a free accounts package that allows you to photograph and capture information off your receipts, download bank statements, issue invoices and take payment by credit card.

https://www.waveapps.com


Transfer Wise

https://transferwise.com/ie


Revolut

https://www.revolut.com/


IZETTLE

https://www.izettle.com/gb?utm_expid=.BEUDzzPAS0qIMXkK8j7tWw.0&utm_referrer=



Client Management


Pipedrive - a Cloud based app that contains a CRM system and project pipeline with all of that stats you need. Price €12.00 per month

https://www.pipedrive.com/en-gb/welcomeback


Capsule CRM

https://capsulecrm.com


Campaign Monitor - you want to send professional looking emails to a number of people and avoid being tagged as a spammer. Easy to use and starts from €9.00 per month.

https://www.campaignmonitor.com/e/


Google Tasks

https://support.google.com/tasks/answer/7675772?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en



Document Management

Dropbox storage

https://www.dropbox.com/


PDFescape - this allows you to import a pdf file and make simple changes. It is free and easy to use. It can be a bit clunky but that comes with its price. 

http://www.pdfescape.com




Time Trackers

Track what you are doing with your time

https://www.rescuetime.com


Keep a log of the time you spend on projects

http://www.hourstrackerapp.com


Time Tracking

https://www.tyme-app.com



Transcription Services

https://www.rev.com


https://www.temi.com


https://www.spext.co


https://www.speechmatics.com



Miscellaneous


Live audience feedback app

https://www.polleverywhere.com/how-it-works


Loyalty Card Electronic Storage – all of your loyalty cards on your phone

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=de.stocard.stocard&hl=en_US


https://itunes.apple.com/ie/app/stocard-loyalty-cards-wallet/id444578884?mt=8


Scheduling App

https://www.assistant.to


https://youcanbook.me


Grammarly makes sure everything you type is clear, effective and mistake free

https://www.grammarly.com


HP Instant Ink - imagine your printer advising HP that an ink cartridge is nearly out of ink and ordering a replacement which is delivered to your door. Cost €2.99 per month