When I moved from the United States to Hong Kong two years ago and started doing business with clients around the world, I quickly realized how difficult it is to coordinate travel, meetings and other business between countries and time zones. Thankfully there is a healthy selection of apps for the entrepreneur doing business internationally. Here are 8 apps to help you maintain your sanity and use your time efficiently.


“Let’s see…I’m in Hong Kong, what time is it in Chicago right now?” It’s hard enough to remember what time it is on the other side of the world, but then throw Daylight Savings Time into the mix and states like Arizona that don’t change their time twice a year, and it is a huge hassle to figure out. That’s when WorldTimeBuddy becomes a lifesaver. The free version will work for most people, but if you need to track more than a handful of timezones, there is an in-app upgrade for $2.99. The app is available on iOS and Android. Read more…

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8 apps that will make it easier for you to work between countries and time zones