Advice For Job Seekers
5 Apps to Keep You On Track at Work

Especially if you’re starting a new job, it’s important to stay organized so you maximize your efficiency. Even if you’re Leslie Knope level organized, it’s a challenge to keep up with everything at work and your personal life. Push notifications and hand-scribbled notes can get you halfway there, but it’s usually not enough—and that’s when time-management apps can help. Read Oggi’s recommendation for five different apps you can use to improve your efficiency: 

1. Beyond Busy: Things 

When you have too many things on your plate, the last thing you have time for is figuring out another app. And besides, organizer apps should be easy and fast to use. 

Things self-advertises as the app that doesn’t need a handbook to use, and it promises to speed up your efficiency by providing keyboard shortcuts to your tasks, as well as copy text from other apps.  

Available on iOS and OS X

2. Feeling Frazzled: Any.do

You’re constantly on the go from the minute your alarm goes off to the second your head hits the pillow. Some days you’re lucky you remembered to eat your lunch, and forget about looking at your task list. 

Introducing the Any.do app and its “Moment” feature; a daily reminder to review your to-do list so you have a plan for a productive day, and maybe slow down a little. 

Available on iOS and Android

3. Professional Procrastinating: HabitBull

Sometimes, tough love is the answer. 

Unlike Any.do’s gentle reminders HabitBull has no problem pushing you to complete your task list, break bad habits, or start new habits. It’s not for the faint of heart, but it may be the kick in the pants you need. 

Available on iOS and Android

4. For the Purist: Evernote 

If your cubicle is wall-to-wall covered in sticky notes and you have digital reminders spread over various apps, you need Evernote

This app declutters your work and syncs your documents in one location. It multitasks as a planner, journal, and note-taking platform for your to-do lists and calendars. You can sync all your documents with your phone, tablet, or computer and share work (including handwritten notes and drawings) with your team. Plus, it’s free. 

Available on iOS and Android

5. Too Many Tasks: Toodledo

We all have too many tasks, but even if your lists have lists, Toodledo is the app for you.

This app is the most complex and feature-rich; you can filter and sort your work in a variety of customizable ways. No more worrying about your DIY home improvement projects when you should be prepping your PowerPoint for your presentation. 

Available on iOS and Android

These five apps are similar but offer special features that are as unique as your needs. Choose the app that fits your working style, and soon you’ll be checking off lists like an Oggi Pro. If you’re on the hunt for a new job, then Oggi a great place to start. Visit our website or call us at 612-333-OGGI (6444) to learn more.