The pandemic has affected many aspects of our daily lives, including many people’s work lives. More people than ever before have found themselves working from home over the last several months. This can be a big change for people, in this article we are going to take a look at 5 iOS apps that can help you adjust to the work from home life!
Slack is the perfect communication tool for teams of any size! It allows you to create a workspace where you can add your entire team. This acts as an instant messaging service where you can either communicate with 1 person via direct messages or you can have different channels that act as group chats where you can allow certain users to access.
This means you can have a channel for your IT team, for management, marketing, etc. This is a great way to stay in touch with your team while working remotely!
It is free to use with some limitations, but you can also subscribe to unlock all of its features.
Dropbox is an app that lets you store and access your files from any device. This is perfect if you do work both on your computer and phone, as you can easily save the files to your Dropbox and access them from there.
This is also an easy way to be prepared for when you start working in the office again. Instead of having to send your files over one by one you can easily access them through Dropbox on your work computer.
Google docs allows you to create a large variety of different documents and work on them from wherever you can access the internet. This is once again perfect for people who are working from home on a temporary basis as all your files will be saved in one spot no matter what device you are on.
You can also create spreadsheets with Google Sheets, slideshows with Google Slides and information forms with Google Forms.
AutoSender is our iOS text scheduler that you can use to easily schedule messages to coworkers, employees, customers, etc. It can schedule messages for any future time that will automatically send at the selected time.
You are also able to subscribe to a personal private number that you can use to send and receive messages, set up automated responses and automated forwarding.
While working from home it is up to you to ensure everything that needs to be done is completed. This can get difficult and it is best to find a way to keep track of what all needs to be done.
With ToDoist you are able to create lists of tasks that need to be finished, rank them by priority and then mark them as finished when complete. It is a great app for making sure all your work has been finished!