Five Apps: New iOS tools to sharpen your job performance


Improving job performance is a pretty broad realm, but we can all use a little help. You can think of it as boosting mental function or simply finding tools that will help you do a specific task a little faster or easier. Studies have shown that memory games can boost brain function, stave off dementia, or at least make you smarter in the short term. Whether they can be believed is up for argument, but it can't hurt. On the task-specific side, doing something more efficiently makes everyone's life a little better.

In this gallery, we look at several new iOS apps that can help you boost your job performance. Some of them are brain-builders; others are task-specific. We selected these particular task-specific ones because you can use them in a variety of jobs.

Note: This gallery is also available as an article.