The four apps range in price from $5 a month to $30 and they are dead simple. But they allow you to organize your thoughts and manage employees toward achieving business goals.
You may want to set goals for a department or specific employees, and you or employees can track progress.
These tools look promising because advisory firms, like all small businesses, often have a hard time managing and motivating employees. Often the problem is a lack of clear communication. But these apps tackle that issue head-on by enabling you to define goals and measure success.
This post on Mashable is truly valuable.
If you do use one of these apps, please post a comment and let us know how it goes. I'll do the same after I try out one or two of these apps myself.