Effective time management and greater productivity are a top priority for business professionals in an ever-increasingly competitive market. Smartphones have become the device of choice for many professionals due to the diverse functionality and exceptional mobility.

TELUS Smartphones

A wide variety of the latest smartphones are available at TELUS to tackle all your important daily tasks and activities. This includes all the newest releases from Apple, such as:

  • iPhone SE
  • iPhone 11
  • iPhone 11 Pro
  • iPhone 11 Pro Max
  • iPhone XR
  • And much more…

There is a huge selection of iOS apps to download to your Apple device that are designed specifically to help improve productivity, efficiency, and time management. There are apps to help you stay on task, prioritize tasks, collaborate on group projects, create content, and analyze the results.

Whether you are a business owner, manager, employee, or entrepreneur there are apps available to meet your needs and optimize performance.

Business iOS Apps to Improve Productivity and Efficiency

Finding apps that would be most beneficial for your particular daily demands can be overwhelming with such a large pool to choose from. Some apps you may find useful are:

  • Todoist
  • Evernote
  • Trello
  • Toggl
  • iWork


As the name implies, this app is excellent for helping you stay on task with your daily to do list. Practical and easy to use, Todoist allows you to create a task list and then organize, sort, and prioritize those tasks. It is useful for more just establishing a daily task list and working through it. Tasks can be set as far into the future as needed, with the ability to set notifications and reminders so due dates and deadlines are never missed. You can track your progress by tasks and also by list, and collaborate on group projects with your team.


Note taking is a very useful habit to get into to avoid having to rely solely on your memory to retrieve important information you may have heard throughout the day. Evernote is one of the most versatile note taking apps available with the ability to take notes using:

  • Text
  • Audio
  • Photos
  • Digital sketches
  • Images
  • PDFs

Evernote can be synched across all your devices for uniformity and consistency and can be integrated with your other favorite productivity apps.


Manage team workflows easily and effectively with Trello. The user-friendly layout provides exceptional visual organization for all the tasks and assignments your team needs to work on. The layout consists of:

  • Menu
  • Boards
  • Lists
  • Cards


The menu allows you to easily manage and monitor all your tasks and the people that are working on them.


Boards are the base platform where projects and assignments are created.Trello boards allow you to generate, prioritize, and manage tasks for your team.


Lists can be created within boards to establish a workflow and keep track of tasks completed, project status, and other information and ideas.


Cards are then used to represent specific tasks and assignments. Cards can be created within lists and boards and then be assigned to a specific team member. Cards can be easily dragged and dropped between lists to easily recognize “Tasks to be Done” vs “Completed Tasks”.


Having trouble with time management? Toggl is a great time tracking app that allows you to monitor how much time is being spent on each of the tasks on your list. This helps you create a practical and realistic schedule for all the things you need to accomplish. Detailed reports can be generated to analyze efficiency and optimize productivity.


This versatile app allows you to create word documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. iWork consists of 3 main features for simple and effective content creation:

  • Pages
  • Numbers
  • Keynote


This feature is designed to produce professional looking word documents with your mobile device. Choose from a selection of templates and then add text, images, videos, and charts for superb results.


This spreadsheet creation tool is also intuitive and effective. Starting with a blank canvas, you can then add charts, tables, images, and text for comprehensive and appealing data display.


Generate visually pleasing presentations with Keynote. It features exceptional graphics tools to design impressive slides that are informative and attractive.