Incase you missed our comprehensive 40 minute live webinar, you can grab that recording here. Below are the key tools that we mention and feature in this webinar and how we use them:
Slack is one of the most popular tools for communicating via IM on tasks with your team; They offer both a free and a paid version depending on your needs and budget. We use slack internally at Delegate Solutions AND with our clients and it’s become an indispensable tool! Slack has tons of special features to help with productivity and automations; As we have all moved into working virtually in some capacity over the past 6 months, it’s important to have a communication tool to efficiently work within our teams. Below we share just a few of our favorite Slack Hacks but this is not an exhaustive list by any means!
Are your kiddos among the huge percentage of students going back to school remotely? How long has it been since you’ve done 7th grade math? We’ve got your back! PhotoMath is a free app that is every parent’s math angel!
Available on Apple and Android devices, what we LOVE about PhotoMath is that it not only lets you scan a math problem to get an answer- it actually walks you through the steps so your student can learn how to reach the correct answer. Check out PhotoMath today!
In recent months, the appeal of, and need for, virtual assistants has exploded. While the idea of using a virtual resource for administrative support has been popular among solopreneurs and entrepreneurs, it has gained steam among a wider set of executives and leadership teams.
Virtual Assistant Services: Think Strategy Not Tasks
Virtual Assistant Services are enjoying a surge in popularity as many entrepreneurs and executives find themselves working remotely at the same time that they’ve had to cut staff and budget. But while the events of the past few months have driven the appeal of and demand for virtual assistants, they’ re far from the only reason executives are seeking out remote support.
Ever wish you could easily copy an Asana project or template from one workspace to another? Guess what! You can!
Ditto is a super awesome free tool that magically copies all tasks from a project in one workspace to another. Once you connect your Asana login to Ditto, it asks a few basic questions and gets to work copying projects for you. We’ve used it and can confirm that it is accurate, super easy to use and PRICELESS! Ditto for the win!
Teachable is an online resource for producing branded, professional video content to share with your customers, colleagues and employees. Whether it’s an online course, a webinar, an internal training program, teachable has all the tools necessary to make producing video content online simple and professional. Need your customers/students to pay?
Teachable handles all payments for you using Stripe! The basic plan starts at $29/month, the Pro Plan is $99/month and the Business Plan is $249 (all billed annually). No need for special tech skills to use Teachable- they have more backend support than you could possibly ask for! Check out Teachable today!
FocusMate is a productivity accountability tool that helps keep you on task by partnering you with a “focus mate”. Scientifically backed and with thousands of happy users, Focus Mate believes that when we have someone holding us accountable, we are more productive and successful.
There is a free version (which includes 3 1-hour sessions per week) and a $5/month Turbo version with unlimited sessions. Especially in today's working environment, we could all use some distraction-free “focus time”, and FocusMate delivers!
Peloton is an awesome, premium brand of workout equipment and apps. During the COVID crisis, Peloton is offering a 90-day free trial of their app.
Users can enjoy thousands of on-demand workout classes, ranging from high intensity interval training to kickboxing to yoga. In these times, keeping our bodies active and minds engaged is so important! Consider signing up for Peloton’s free trial today!
Loom is a free screen and video recording software that allows users to quickly and easily communicate virtually with others. Particularly during this unprecedented time in our workforce, being able to connect is crucial.
Loom provides users an easy to use video communication tool to help keep us connected in a more personable and more efficient way than a traditional email/slack/text message. Check it out today!