The best mobile apps are not just for iPhone and iPad anymore. These collaboration-minded apps help turn your Android smartphone or tablet into an essential business tool.
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Enterprises packed with smart people probably forget countless good ideas before they ever have a chance to become profitable innovations. That's especially true when all the voices on a collaborative team are clamoring to be heard, whether in a real or virtual meeting room. And that's where Evernote can help: In simple terms, the service helps ensure those ideas don't go to waste, letting you capture them as text or audio notes. A host of sorting and search functions help keep notes organized. The premium version comes with, among other upgrades, enhanced collaboration features such as the ability to edit a coworker's notes. Evernote's free Android app (and its other mobile versions) mobilizes the brainstorm.
Building A Mobile Business MindsetAmong 688 respondents, 46% have deployed mobile apps, with an additional 24% planning to in the next year. Soon all apps will look like mobile apps – and it's past time for those with no plans to get cracking.
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