Creative Awards

Apps and Websites of Note - Fall 2015

Posted by Maggie Gallagher on Mon, Nov 02, 2015 @ 10:00 AM

In this space we highlight apps and websites that we think might help to make your workday a bit more productive or enjoyable.  Here are this month's suggestions.

NimbleA tool for contact management, Nimble describes itself as “Everything You Need in a CRM to Grow"

FocalFilterA productivity tool that helps you focus by temporarily blocking distracting websites. After the block timer runs out, websites are available to view again.  WINDOWS only. FREE.

Need to focus on work? This app saves you from the most distracting apps and websites. Block exactly what you want, when you want, even the entire Internet. Available for iOS, Android, operates on Windows & Mac devices, FREE

Simplenote seamlessly syncs between the web and through its Android, iOS and Mac client, meaning that your notes are never out of reach. Powerful tagging and search systems make it easy to find notes. Best of all, no matter how much you use the app, or how many text files you upload, Simplenote is FREE.

Your Body Language Shapes You
A recent TED talk from social psychologist Amy Cuddy explains how posture can be a key to success.

Have a favorite app, blog, or website? Nominate it for one of our app awards or website awards categories in the 2016 American Business Awards. Entries for the 2016 program are now open.  Request an entry kit and it will be emailed to you immediately