5 Best iPhone Apps for the Business Professional

Business men and women everywhere use their iPhone to keep up with their daily tasks, however finding the best apps to help them can be somewhat of a daunting task.

The iPhone has become a great companion for business people, but many are still not taking full advantage of everything their smartphone has to offer. If you’re a business person and are currently using your iPhone to check your e-mail and make phone calls, you should know that there are a few great apps out there that can help you extend your smartphone’s functionality and make it work for you.

A lot of people are using their iPhone in a whole range of different ways and you could be one of them, if you install these five great apps for the business professional.

Scanner Pro

Ever wanted to make a copy of a document when there’s no copier in sight? Scanner Pro is there for you in these situations and it can turn your iPhone into a portable scanner. The Scanner Pro app will help you make copies of any important document in just a few seconds.

After you’ve scanned a document, you can choose to save it as PDF so you can attach to an e-mail and even password-protect it for enhanced security.



If you need to manage your projects easily you can choose the mobile version of the popular BaseCamp software. Encamp uses the BaseCamp API to help you organize all your projects with the aid of an easy-to-use platform, which becomes even more useful when you use it with 3G instead of WiFi.




Flight Track Pro

Everyone knows that a business person travels a lot, so an app like Flight Track Pro can become very useful in these situations. You will get all your flight details on your iPhone screen and live details about delays and possible alternative flights to your destinations.

The Flight Track Pro app is an incredibly powerful tool and you’ll never miss your flight again if you use this one.


Analytics App

In case you’re a website owner or blogger and want to know everything about what’s going on with your site when you’re away, the Analytics app for iPhone will keep you posted with everything you need to know.

This one is Google mobile version of the Analytics platform and will still be able to offer 50 different variations of reporting directly to your iPhone.


Need a quick way to use your credit card securely from your iPhone?

iTerminal seems to be the perfect app for the job and will allow you to make or receive payments in just a few seconds. You will have to pay for this one on a monthly basis, but I guess you won’t mind that if you know your credit card information is secured and there’s no chance that anyone could get a hold of your details.

There will also be a small charge to your account every time you use it but the good news is that you can set up a central merchant account and use it from multiple devices anytime you want.

These are just five very useful apps for any business person that will make your life a whole lot easier and help you out with daily tasks, even when you’re away from your office.

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