Regaining precious hours can be a huge win for many accountants, CPA Firms, and Bookkeepers. Which is why we’ve dedicated a special section to “Misc productivity software and apps”. View the items below to see an overview of a select number of high quality productivity apps.

Evernote

What it Does:

Evernote provides an easy way of synchronizing notes across numerous devices and various platforms. Save, edit and share notes among different devices and with multiple users. Handy for jotting down ideas on to the go and works great for group collaborations.

Main Features:

  1. Write

From short lists to lengthy research, no matter what form your writing takes, Evernote keeps you focused on moving those ideas from inspiration to completion.

  1. Collect

Easily gather everything that matters. Clip web articles, capture handwritten notes, and snap photos to keep the physical and digital details of your projects with you at all times.

  1. Find

Your words, images, and documents are always close at hand. Evernote’s powerful search and discovery features make everything you’ve collected easy to find.

  1. Present

Have fast, effective meetings by presenting your work as it evolves. No need to build slides, just one click and your notes are transformed into a beautiful screen-friendly layout.

Free Trial: (Yes/No)

No but  there’s a an evernote free plan

Pricing

Plans start at $5 per month

Cloud based?

Yes

Website:

https://evernote.com/

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Zapier

What it Does:

Zapier lets you easily connect the web apps you use, making it easy to automate tedious tasks.

Main Features:

  1. Integrate

Connect the apps you use to easily move data between them.

  1. Automate

Use simple, event-based automation to avoid repetitive tasks.

Free Trial: (Yes/No)

Yes

Pricing

starts at $20/month

Cloud based?

Yes

Website:

https://zapier.com/


 

Followup.cc

What it Does:

lets you schedule automatic follow-ups, tasks, reminders, and more—right from your Inbox.

Main Features:

  1. Create Easy Reminders on Any Device!

FollowUp.cc let’s you easily schedule reminders in existing emails from any device. Using simple terms, you can push emails into the future or set a reminder for your conversation to appear when you want.

  1. Snooze Reminders with One Click

Keep your Inbox clear with easy, one click Snooze Links. Snooze Links allow you to quickly reschedule emails to appear in a few hours, days or weeks – Keeping your Inbox clutter free.

  1. Work Productively in Gmail. Add FollowUp’s Extension

Keeps the Bcc field open for custom reminders

Allows reminders to be automatically sent for you

Bookmark pages for future reference with one click

Add Response Detection to automate the FollowUp Process

  1. See Reminders in Your Existing Calendar

See reminders on Outlook, Google Calendar, Yahoo, etc.

Set alarms to appear in your existing calendar

Free Trial: (Yes/No)

Yes – 14 days

Pricing

Starts at $4/month

Cloud based?

Yes

Website:

https://followup.cc/

 

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