Our top 10 tools for remote workers
We’ve put together an essential Top 10 list of software we put to great use every day at StopShop.Catering
- Trello – https://trello.com/
Excellent web based software that will allow you to organize your week a little better. Can invite other users to share your boards.
- Lastpass – https://www.lastpass.com/
Easy to use password management tool that generates and remembers unique passwords. Can easily be used to share login information with colleagues.
- Libre Office – https://www.libreoffice.org/
Libre office exists as a freeware replacement for Microsoft office. Does exactly the same thing, opens all Microsoft office files just with a slightly different user interface.
- Pushbullet – https://www.pushbullet.com/
This one is a little more complicated but allows you to connect your computer & together. You can send notifications, files and or text messages. This is one of my go-to installs on any new computer.
- ShareX – https://getsharex.com/
Easily capture & share images. Pretty nifty tool that can instantly upload your image to the web & copy the URL directly to your clipboard for sharing.
- Smash – https://www.fromsmash.com/
Allows you to send files to someone without any sign ups or downloads. Simply upload the file and share the website address.
- Everything – https://www.voidtools.com/
Everything allows you to search your computer for files, it knocks spots of Windows built in search tool.
- Grammarly – https://www.grammarly.com/
If you spend alot of time writing content online, this handy little plug-in will take the guess work out of great writing.
- Mailspring – https://getmailspring.com/
Mailspring has become my go to email client over Thunderbird. I manage around 10 email inboxes everyday and keeping on top was a nightmare, but thankfully with Mailspring I can have all my emails in one inbox and manage them from there.
- Synergy – https://symless.com/synergy
If you work on more than one computer, having one keyboard and mouse between the two is a god send. I can easily move my mouse from one screen to another (separate computers) and copy and paste.
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