Increase your time management skills with these free time management tools. These time management tools allow you to manage competing tasks, shifting priorities, and get things done. Are you having trouble staying focused and on-task? Check out these tried-and-true tools to more effectively manage your time and get more done. These tools will help you focus on the things that really matter instead of spending your valuable time on all that low-priority busywork you find yourself doing. Here are a dozen (12) Women in Ecommerce™ favorite time management tools.
Checkvist ~ Checkvist is aimed atrough and fast microplanning and brainstorming, branching a big scary task/problem into small bite-sized sub-tasks, providing easiest yet powerful online checklist creation system,solving problems together via sharing and collaborating,fast and easy re/organisation of your constantly growing list of tasks AND MORE!
Doodle ~ A scheduling tool that has been created to help reclaim time and put an end to the endless back and forth communication that has become normal when scheduling a meeting. It is so simple and yet very powerful.
DropBox ~ DropBox is an easy to use online tool to help you manage your files online and do business on the web
Evernote ~ Evernote makes it easy to remember things big and small from your everyday life using your computer, phone, tablet and the web. With Evernote, all of your notes, web clips, files and images are made available on every device and computer you use. You can plan trips, save webpages, do better research, work in collaboration with others and much more with Evernote. And it’s FREE.
Google Calendar is a simple yet effective calendar app which has a huge number of features to help you remember important dates, create schedules and synchronize them across multiple devices. And it’s FREE!
Hyperwords is a free Firefox add-on that allows you to search, spell check and translate with a simple right click.
Last Pass ~ LastPass is a password manager that makes web browsing easier and more secure. It’s the last password you’ll have to remember.
Klok ~ is a simple work timer which lets you time manage each project in fine detail. Compare recent with past projects to make sure your efficiency is improving.
Mind24 ~ Mindmapping software that lets you manage all your ideas, whether alone, twosome or working together with the whole world – collaborative, browser-based and for free.
RebelMouse provides a homepage for all your social media accounts (i.e. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram). Social media content is gathered automatically, constantly refreshed, and can be rearranged as you like. You can create new posts, invite people to contribute to, or follow your page, etc.
Rescue Time is a comprehensive web-based time management app. After an install, it gives you an amazing analysis of the time you spend on your computer every day. The average user of Rescue Time recovers almost 4 hours of productive time each week! And best of all, its FREE!
ShortKeys is a macro utility that allows you to set up replacement text or paragraphs for any given number of user defined keystrokes. Great for repetitive text needs. Automate tedious and repetitive typing. Reduce errors. You will be amazed how much time ShortKeys can save. ShortKeys monitors the keyboard activity on a global nature and anytime a user defined keystroke combination (ShortKey) is typed in, it will be replaced with the replacement text. Download the trial version today.
Ta-da List is the web’s easiest to-do list tool. Make lists for yourself or share them with others. It couldn’t be simpler.
Keep track of all the links you share in your social network with Trunk.ly. The service collects each link and makes them searchable, making the process of managing your social profiles an easy one.
Workrave is a program that assists in the recovery and prevention of Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI). The program frequently alerts you to take micro-pauses, rest breaks and restricts you to your daily limit.