Take Your Business on the Road with These Mobile iPad Apps

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These days, business is run by technology. Many of us find it hard to leave our own home or office without a bag full of gadgets ranging from smart phones to tablets and laptops. This becomes even worse for business owners who need to know what is happening in their company while on the road.

These mobile iPad apps will make sure that you have everything you need to successfully manage your company on the go.

iWork for iPad

With this application, you can easily create and edit all your documents, presentations, and spreadsheets using only your iPad. iWork for iPad is Apple’s version of an office suite that allows for wireless printing so that you can stay on top of your business no matter where you are.

Todo for iPad

As business owners often overfill their day with meetings and conferences, it can be difficult to keep track of all the moving parts of the company. Todo for iPad is the perfect companion to help you systematically plan your entire day and work week. Much like having your own secretary, this application helps organize all your tasks and to-do lists. What’s more, it allows you to synchronize your planner with your other Apple devices through the iCloud or Todo online application.


It is without a doubt that social networking has also taken over the business arena as more and more companies utilize this tool to boost their online presence. With Hootsuite, you can view and use all social network platforms using just one interface, allowing you to stay on top of your Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and LinkedIn accounts with less hassle.

Adobe Photoshop Touch

Since its introduction, Photoshop has become the primary tool of professionals to manipulate images. With the Adobe Photoshop Touch, you can easily convert images, add effects and create adjustments on your materials without the need for a bulky desktop.


All entrepreneurs have the need to constantly check their figures, rankings and financial status. With Numbers, you can do more than just that. This spreadsheet application allows you to create charts, tables and spreadsheet reports in a matter of minutes even while away on a trip or in the middle of the meeting. Engineered with more than 250 functions, Numbers will let you keep track of your business without a hitch and since it is compatible with all Apple devices, you can update your data simultaneously through your iPad, iPhone, and Macbook by using iCloud.

ZigZag Board

One of the best applications yet for company brainstorming and presentation, the ZigZag board allows you to work alone or with your colleagues on diagrams and timelines directly on your iPad just like you would if you were right across from them in your office.

Word Lens

Installing Word Lens on your iPad is like having a translator always by your side for any business trip or meeting. Simply direct your camera towards any document, sign, menu or label and your iPad will automatically translate the text into your preferred language.

There you have it, 7 of the best iPad applications to make running an international business easier and less stressful.


At TruckertoTrucker.com, we use our business apps to sell semi trailers online and keep socially connected to our customers on Facebook at @semitrucks.


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