Innovative Business Apps: Challenges and Opportunities

Innovative Business Apps: Challenges and Opportunities

Aman Rayjada

Aman loves to read – almost anything well-written – from fiction and philosophy to astronomy and economics. He is fascinated by minimalist and avant-garde forms of expression and is keen on exploring offbeat travel destinations.
July 31, 2015

There is a proliferation of business apps on the market where users are now favouring multiple apps from diverse fields that intuitively address their specific business needs for quick results and enhanced experience. Besides being simple to use and always accessible, apps save much time and tedious flipping through of excessive documentation or sitting through hours of training.

This massive reshaping of the digital and physical worlds harbours an opportunity for individuals, companies, and governments to increase their economic growth and productivity, and even reduce certain operational costs.

One of the key factors that determine a company's success is an active and inspiring leadership strengthened by regular modification of organisational structures. To get some practical advice on how to look at yourself and the world around you while learning about essential leadership skills and practices in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment, check out DK's recently-launched app “Leadership”, available exclusively for Windows 8 OS platform. From understanding and taking up leadership roles, the app comprehensively and interactively charts out the course through to learning via challenges and developing new leaders. And it's useful across diverse fields.

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Screenshot of the Windows 8 app 'Leadership'


Another area that is significant and can often lead to losses is recruitment. It cannot be emphasised enough how important it is for companies to identify and select suitable candidates for hiring. For this, another DK app for Windows 8 OS titled “Interviewing Skills” can help entrepreneurs, managers, HR professionals and institutions at large. Apart from practical advice on how to put carefully devised strategy into action, it also lists 101 concise tips scattered throughout along with an assessment chart to help evaluate your improvement with every interview you take.

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Screenshot of the Windows 8 app 'Interviewing Skills'


Partly owing to their numerous benefits, many organisations are facing challenges on different fronts in the development of customised apps for different platforms. While such challenges are being ironed out and new features constantly developed to further enhance the user experience, mobile apps are fundamentally transforming the way we live and work. They open up a world of possibilities that is continuously being explored by millions of people every hour.

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