8 iPhone Apps Every Business Owner Should Know About

By | May 5, 2011

If you are a small business owner who uses your iPhone on a regular basis, then you are probably already aware of the fact that there are a variety of different iPhone apps available that could assist you in how you conduct your day-to-day business.

Whether you have a passion for checking out the latest iPhone apps to use for your business, or if you’re a slow learner when it comes to a technology but still searching for that perfect app to suit all of your business needs, here are eight different apps that can be helpful for any small (or big) business owner.

1.  EverNote

If you’re familiar with all the handy apps that are out there on the market, then you’ve probably already heard of EverNote. You can use EverNote to write notes, record your own voice, manage photo albums and much more.

2.  Shoeboxed

If you’re struggling to keep track of all your receipts and expense reports, then try this app out for size. Shoeboxed has become a popular app for business owners as of late because it is effective in helping you keep track of all your expenses and receipts, and you can even take pictures of receipts, organize them, and store them online as well.

3. FileMagnet

This app allows you to transfer PDF, Microsoft Office, and even iWork files directly to your iPhone from your laptop or PC using WiFi.

4. Invotrak

Try out this app to track timesheet entries, record invoices, manage employee accounts and much more.

5. Zosh

After downloading this app you can sign documents using your fingers on the iPhone touchscreen, and even send files in standard PDF formats. Not only that, you can also edit documents by adding text, data, images and even notes before you send them.

6. WhatTasks Lite

This app is an effective task manager because it allows you to group all of your tasks according to client, location and even priority.

7. Contractor, Freelancer, Small Business Tax Calculator

If you hate doing your taxes with a fiery passion, well there is an app that will make the tax season a lot easier for you. All you have to do is type in an hourly or weekly rate and then the app will tell you not only what your monthly rate is but how much you owe in taxes as well.

8. Print n Share

We all know how much of a pain it can be when you need to print something off but don`t have the resources to do so. But with this app you can send a document directly to your printer from your iPhone, which can help save you from a lot of time and needless stress.

Bio: Alexis Bonari is a freelance writer and researcher for College Scholarships, where recently she’s been researching law student loans while preparing a guide on how to consolidate federal student loans. In her spare time, she enjoys square-foot gardening, swimming, and avoiding her laptop.