Creative Awards

Apps and Websites of Note - September 2015

Posted by Maggie Gallagher on Thu, Sep 03, 2015 @ 04:40 PM

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.

A global provider of financial information and analytics, FactSet allows its users to access extensive company and industry intelligence, and monitor performance with desktop analytics, mobile applications, and comprehensive data feeds. Free trial available at:

Mischiefs of Faction
A brainy blog that provides “reflections on parties and politics” overseen by academics at George Mason University in Virginia and the University of Denver, among others.

Pantheon MacroEconomics
A provider of unbiased, independent economic intelligence to financial market professionals around the world, headed by Ian Shepherdson, named best economic forecaster by The Wall Street Journal in 2014. For a complimentary trial, go to

A fun app from Germany, letsyou want to share your next office messages as a video recited by cute critters.  Available for iOS & Android. FREE.

Have a favorite app, blog, or website? Nominate it for one of our media awards categories in the 2015 Stevie Awards for Women in Business.

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