Cool Apps: Cisco WebEx Meetings and RescueTime
A virtual meeting app and time manager.
Cool App: Cisco WebEx Meetings
Ever find yourself rushing from meeting to meeting, or cancelling one because you’re out of town? With Cisco WebEx Meetings, you can have colleagues virtually come to you, no matter your location. The app features video conferencing for multiple users at a time, video and audio recording, and a whiteboard with markup tools. Users can also attach files and join meetings just by calling in. Free basic version; plans start at $24 per month. webex.com.
Cool App: RescueTime
Easily distracted by social media? Perhaps a tracking device that logs your time spent on Facebook and the like may deter you. RescueTime does that, and it also temporarily blocks certain websites so you can concentrate on your workload. It can also track your daily accomplishments, alert you when you’ve been unfocused for too long, and log the time you’ve spent on emails, meetings and more. Free basic version; $9 per month for premium usage. rescuetime.com.