12 mobile apps to manage a team

Business teams need to communicate and collaborate on projects and daily tasks, especially when working remotely. Here is a list of mobile apps for managing a team. There are project management apps, collaboration tools, video conferencing apps and more. All available apps for Android and iOS. Team Management Apps Slack is a platform for communication … Read more 12 mobile apps to manage a team

Success in mobile commerce requires a mobile-specific strategy

A distinct strategy for mobile e-commerce may or may not be the difference in success. In this post, I share a framework for creating a short- and long-term mobile strategy. Money, time and human capital are your most valuable resources. How you allocate each of these defines your strategy. A distinct strategy for mobile e-commerce … Read more Success in mobile commerce requires a mobile-specific strategy

Remember the setting of mobile buyers

In "3 Ways Consumers Use Mobile Commerce," my article last month, I explained that mobile buyers usually collaborate with e-commerce sites while waiting in line, at work breaks, or relaxing at home. Two of these situations – in the workplace and waiting in a row – account for about 60 percent of mobile shopping visits … Read more Remember the setting of mobile buyers

Mobile payments Streamline brick and mortar cash register

Mobile payment devices are wireless, lightweight and easy to carry. They can speed up payments in the store and eliminate customers who have to stand in line with fixed counters. The checkout counter in brick and mortar stores can have long lines, creating stress and frustration for shoppers. But it doesn't have to be that … Read more Mobile payments Streamline brick and mortar cash register

Top 13 apps for mobile productivity 2019

Here are my new favorite apps for mobile productivity from 2019. There are apps for image editing, secure browsing, graphic design, note taking, task management, language translation and more. Most apps are free, but several also offer premium extensions. Tonic Tonic Tonic provides a personal selection of daily readings for an information alternative to social … Read more Top 13 apps for mobile productivity 2019

Mid-Market Merchants Create Holiday Mobile Sales

Several shopping trends are already emerging from this year's high season. Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday US e-commerce sales increased by a healthy 20 percent over last year, according to Comscore. But the big story is that US e-commerce on mobile has increased by as much as 50 percent. Tellingly, most of the increase in … Read more Mid-Market Merchants Create Holiday Mobile Sales

3 ways consumers use mobile commerce

Eighty-five percent of mobile Internet users wait (i) for something, (ii) in the workplace or (iii) relax at home. E-shop owners often make broad assumptions about their visitors – the settings, the environment and the context they visit. I spent about four years helping build Walmart's mobile business. Based on that experience and further research, … Read more 3 ways consumers use mobile commerce