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Great business software to work smarter, not harder.  Running a business isn’t easy – in fact it’s a 24/7 job that can often require... Top 7 Business Apps

Great business software to work smarter, not harder. 

Running a business isn’t easy – in fact it’s a 24/7 job that can often require you to do everything from finance and accounting to HR and IT management.

Luckily there’s a growing number of amazing business-specific apps and software designed to make your life easier, and your business run better. So here are seven of the best business apps covering the essentials to help you work smarter, not harder: Antivirus and Security; Finance and Accounting; Human Resources; IT Management; Project Management and Collaboration; and last but by no means least, Sales and Marketing.

Chargify

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Chargify is a feature-rich subscription-based invoicing platform for SMBs (small-to-medium businesses), allowing you to automatically send invoices individually, or on recurring basis. Handy tools and features include creating an order page for customers to sign up for your product, or service, and from which they can then manage their own subscription. Thanks to the apps reporting and analytics functions, users can easily access data including website activity, signup success/failure, expiring credit cards, upgrades and opt-outs. What’s more, Chargify integrates with over 300 apps via a third-party integration service called Zapier. This lets you automatically synchronize your customers and transactions with services from the likes of Basecamp, Base CRM, BigCommerce, Evernote, Freshbooks, Mailchimp, Nimble, Quickbooks, SugarCRM, Trello, and Zoho CRM. With four price-plans to choose from, Chargify starts at just $65/month, rising to $459/month for businesses with 2,000+ customers.