The 10 best business apps you need right now

Updated 6:55 AM EST, Mon December 29, 2014

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Mobile apps are becoming the lifeblood of businesses, with vital services available at the tap of a button

Apps such as Expensify, Nutcache and Canvas are transforming the way organizations work remotely

They enable access to your office desktop and can help to create sales reports

Editor’s Note: Smart Business explores the ways companies are thinking smart to thrive in our digitized world.

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Getting bogged down filing pesky invoices? Need a new way to organize your workforce on the go? Then take a look at the apps transforming the business world, from expenses-trackers to handy group scheduling services. Whether it’s accessing your office desktop while on the move or assigning tasks to employees, the working world is available at the touch of a button – essential for keeping your business running smoothly 24/7.

These mobile innovations also offer a way of digitizing your paper work documents, including ABBY’s business card scanner and Canvas – an app designed to make all of your forms paperless. Whatever your business needs, get it done on the go with these brilliant business apps.