We all know the number of Covid-19 cases are rise in the world.
Last Wednesday the World Health Organization officially announced the coronavirus reached “pandemic” status.
For this emergency more and more companies asking their employee for Remote work instead of coming to the office.
Big Companies Like Google, Apple, Hitachi, Amazon, Salesforce, Twitter, Facebook, and cloud flare has already told all employees to Work from Home policies amid the spread of Covid-19.
But It’s a very challenging task to follow office like schedule during Remote Working for Employees.
Thanks to technology and tools that made this difficult task very simple and easy for everyone whenever it is video conferencing, Work Tracking, File Sharing or collaboration.
Here we are sharing the list of top 10 free tools and software that will surely boost your productivity during Work from Home.
Top 10 Free Tools for Remote Working
All these tools that I have shared below with you are genuinely using to increase the productivity of our company BackNo Digital Media during Coronavirus.
Normally all tools and software are free to use for everyone but some of the apps are charging to businesses profile.
Video Calling, Message and Document Sharing is a very frequent task when we are on the remote work. Slack is the most popular collaboration tool used by small and big organizations to manage their employee’s work from home tasks.
Slack is easy to use coming both free and paid versions. Also, slack support across devices like Android, IOS, and Windows.
One of the best Slack offers application program interfaces to integrate complex services.
Website Link: www.slack.com
Basecamp is the best project management tool coming with amazing feathers like To-Do List, Real-Time Group Chat, Message boards, Schedules, File Storage, Docs, and automatic check-in process.
To using Basecamp users can also add third-party tools like Time Tracker Depending on the Project Requirements.
Basecamp is very easy to use tools support Android, IOS, Mac and Windows coming with free and paid versions.
Website Link: www.basecamp.com
When we are on productive work we approach our seniors and colleagues for help in particular tasks or errors.
Trello makes this task simpler for everyone who is working with colleagues and team members.
Through this Productive App Trello, we can reach our colleagues, Seniors or team members in a quick chat.
Also, professionals use Trello to organize the work tasks into their team members.
Note: Trello is free for everyone but charge businesses.
Trello is available for iOS, Android and Web applications for free.
Website Link: www.trello.com
If you are finding the free app that allows you to share your laptop screen with your clients or boss, then the Zoom app will help you in this.
With this Free Zoom App, you will share your laptop screen and send instant messages into cross-platform.
Zoom is free to download and allows you to invite up to 100 people in a video conference with absolutely free.
Zoom is Freely available on IOS and Android Phone.
Website Link: www.zoom.us
#5: G-Suite Apps
We all know google is the most trusted company in the world and all apps are commonly used across the world to improving productivity.
If we are talking about Google’s most productive business apps then, Hangout and drive come on the list that can make coordinating and sharing files quick and easy.
Google’s Mostly Products are free to use but for business, they will charge you some minimum monthly amount to use.
Note: Google Apps are available for Android and iOS (Free)
Website Link: G-Suite All Apps
This app is the mirror of an alarm.
We all know taking a break from work is most important to be productive.
It’s like a Pomodoro method (approach 20-minute chunk with 5-minute rest from work.)
Tomatoes is easy to use for Mac and web users help you to alarm your work to scheduled rest timing.
Website Link: www.www.tomato.es
If you are searching for the best and free invoice management Apps, then Harvest is coming on the list. This app is very easy to use comes in handy to track time and log expenses.
Through this Harvest Application, you can track your expenses. Also, this app allows you to screenshot your expenses receipts.
Harvest app allows you to monitor the time taken by colleagues on certain projects and stay always up-to-date with projects.
Website Link: www.getharvest.com
With this Free to download the Doodle app, you can invite other participants to get feedback on particular pilot projects and topics.
With this ideal app, you can create pools and get quick feedback on your project from experts or Colleagues participants.
Doodle Available on Android and IOS Store for free to download.
Website Link: www.doodle.com
When we are working at home neighbors noise will always distract our mind from important office work. It’s a very challenging task to deal with them.
But thanks to the Noisli app for this amazing concept.
This Paid app will produce ambition sound that helps you to focus on your work at home without any distraction.
Note: This is a paid App Available for Android and iOS (Cost Around: $1.99 Per Month)
Website Link: www.noisli.com
#10: Microsoft Teams
For Collaboration shop, Microsoft Teams is the one-stop easy to use the productive app.
Microsoft Teams will allow you to share documents, Videos Chat and Texts Messages with your friends, colleagues and team member and access with office 365.
Microsoft Teams is freely available for iOS, Android and Windows.
Note: To access all files into office 365, you need a paid subscription.
Website Link: Microsoft Teams
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