Eight Mobile Apps to Help Road Warriors Boost Productivity, Efficiency

, August 27, 2012 It's a BYOD world out there. Here are eight mobile apps that could make things easier for your road warriors and your enterprise.
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Platforms: iOS, Android, Windows Phone

Cost: $3.99

URL: www.scanbizcards.com

Business contact information is pretty useless when it's stored on grungy business cards settled at the bottom of a bag whose depths haven't been plumbed since Comdex was a legitimate show. Conference regulars and serious networkers can better automate contact information entry by using this mobile app to scan a business card using a camera phone, sync OCR information into contacts, import into Salesforce and even remind you to send a follow-up email to solidify that connection. The cloud backup solution for this app adds an extra $9.99 per year to the pricetag.

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