Business owners typically don’t have enough hours in a day to get done everything they need to, but there are apps that can help make them more productive. Jess Ekstrom, a contributor to Entrepreneur magazine and CEO and founder of, has six that “have proven their worth” at her company.

The key word here is “help.” As Ekstrom puts it:

“Technology can’t always automate success. Everything comes back to your core mission and understanding what need your business is serving. Technology can help a lot with exposure, research, automating tasks and design, but it’s the minds and the hearts of the people behind it that will make your company successful.”

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