5 productivity apps every entrepreneur should download right now

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of the extraordinary man” —-Elbert Hubbard

We Indians, are extraordinary men. Gone are the days when India used to depend on the intelligentsia of other countries. Armed with technical expertise and supreme knowledge about the latest technologies, Indians have carved a niche for themselves in app development. Many MNCs have already placed lucrative offers before app development startups, the sole motive being acquisition. An enlightened self-interest among Indians has resulted in tapping the potential of masterminds who are well versed with app development. Diving deep into the details, this article lists 5 productivity apps every entrepreneur should download with no second thought:

  1. Shifu- Your smart friend in your smart phone!

The master minds behind this task management app are Deepansh Jain, Michael Massy and Prashant Jain. The most engrossing feature of this smart application is ‘alerts.’ Armed with Wi-Fi based, location based and cell phone based alerts, this app has over 50k downloads. This app drafts a feasible schedule and plans your activities accordingly. Well, there is task reminder feature, further adding to its repertoire of smartness.


  1. Deck

Sumanth Raghavendra, the patented owner, creator and designer of ‘Deck’ won the Qualcomm QPrize for this app. To all intents and purposes, ‘Deck’ assists a user in creating truly captivating presentations. What all it takes to create a captivating presentation is just a click. The IIM B graduate delved into the details of graphics, typography and animation to ensure more than 3, 00,000 downloads. Well, that’s a competitive number!


  1. Signeasy:

Sunil Patro, an ex-Microsoft employee earned laurels for his application that allows users to sign documents from every nook and corner of the world. Having crossed the 2 million download mark, Signeasy is available on most of the reputed cloud services such as Google Drive, Evernote and AppSense.


  1. Hike:

With more than 10 million downloads, this messenger application enjoys cult status in almost every smart phone. Instant messaging and SMS delivery are its cornerstones. This application is the brainchild of Kavin Bharti Mittal. However, the increasing popularity of WhatsApp has resulted in its downturn. Yet, it is indeed a “Fun, free messaging application for life.”


  1. Zomato:

Do you want to engage in insightful conversations and strike a deal with your investors? Then, you obviously have to offer them a sumptuous lunch.


To assist users in searching good places to eat, Zomato has oozed affability. With more than 1 million downloads, Zomato has dictated the script of ‘discovering over a million restaurants all over the world’.

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