Yes, we know that offices have closed. We know that you haven’t been at your desk for months now. We all miss our tea breaks and seeing our desks organized in a messy way.
Though work from home has its perks for employees. But managing a business remotely often proves to be tricky . So we have compiled a list of 5 tools that can help make the whole process easier.
One of the best team management apps out there, Slack has amazing features. In today’s world, it is very important to have a virtual team management platform for all businesses – small or large. And Slack is ideal for it. You can connect all other tools you are using, social media, conduct meetings and create polls all at one place. Have various channels for different teams and you also have a personal space for yourself. Click here to know more.
Work assignments, tracking and organizing made easy by this web and mobile based tool. Asana, produced by an US based company of the same name helps in project management. It helps streamline efforts and can greatly simplify working from home where tracking ownership and tracking progress can get messy. It’s free plan is for a small team for an unlimited period of time and the paid plan starts at $2.67 per user per month. Click here to know more.
We had been using it for sometime now. The video calling platform where you can invite people to join in anytime from anywhere. But just like others in the list, it wasn’t until due to the recent pandemic that we suddenly realized the need of Zoom call a more than usual. It can be used for learning, virtual get-together and official purposes too. It’s free version offers so many features for trial period limit for an independent professional and the paid version has many other features for enterprise level work.
Made in India, this new age platform is a perfect tool for independent professionals like consultants, trainers, experts and creators working from home or setting up their online presence. It’s USP is that – it’s a perfect combination of Zoom, Calendly and Razorpay (or any other payment platform.) So, basically it takes care one-on-one video calls, reminders and SMS alerts and hassle-free payments. Moreover, it gives them a free business page to let their customers or clients read about their services and book a video call directly. With it’s integrated calendar and payment systems, you don’t have to worry about your schedule, reminders or payments.
We all know it – dont’ we? Google docs, drive, sheet, storage, meet and so many – all at one place. Google products are easy to use and working with them gives you such seamless experience, not to mention sharing them becomes so easy as so many people are already on Google platform. We would like to point out Meet in particular as its usage has risen considerably during pandemic. It’s super easy to start or join a video meeting via phone or laptop simultaneously and of course, it’s free to use.
There are many tools and platforms that can help you work online from home. But, you need to carefully choose the one’s which make your life easier and let you work efficiently. Choosing the right one’s can be time consuming but once you find the right tool, it can save a lot of your time.
Simpler, better, automated video communication workflows