Business advice
    14 May 2020


    Essential apps for your small business

    If you’re looking to increase productivity and organization of your small business then a good business app might be just what you need.

    Don’t miss out on any opportunities, make sure as a business owner you have the right apps on your phone. These apps will help you stay connected and efficient, during the times you need it most. For simple and great business on the go check out these apps below:



    QuickBooks is an accounting software, their products are geared mainly toward small and medium-sized businesses and offer on-premises accounting applications as well as cloud-based versions that accept business payments, manage and pay bills, and payroll functions. The app is very user friendly and a great resource for any business.


    Being able to receive card payments has never been more vital as we integrate social distancing into our business as well. Yoco have mobile card machines so you don't miss a sale. Their app is easy-to-use and can be tailored to your business needs.



    Snapscan is another great payment app for retailers who are moving away from using cash. Customers will be able pay for their items by scanning the business QR code. When a payment is made by a customer, you will be able to see the payment into your Snapscan account via th app in real time.

    Team talks


    If you work with a small team and need help staying connected and keeping on track, then you should have Slack. You can create different chat streams for various teams who are working together or brainstorming. Slack is the best place to engage outside of email, especially during this time of working from home.


    Easy access

    Google docs

    Keep all your documents and files in a central place so that you can access them quite easily and keep track. With Google Documents you are also able to write and edit collaborated documents on the go. So your business can run effectively and seamlessly.

    Vodacom Business

    By connecting people, places and things, Vodacom Business helps organisations succeed in a digital world. With our expertise in connectivity, our leading IoT platform and our global scale, we can deliver the results you need to progress and thrive. Find out how we’re helping businesses of all sizes and sectors connect for a better future.