Eileen O’Loughlin is a Senior Content Analyst at Software Advice. She joined the team in 2015, and primarily covers the Project Management and Construction software markets.

Her research focuses on how small businesses can best leverage the latest technology and trends, with topics ranging from when to choose collaboration tools over formal PM software, to the growth of hybrid agile over pure agile methods, to how small construction firms can best use drone technology.

Her work has been cited in various publications, including CIO.com, ProjectManagement.com, ProjectsAtWork and DevOps Digest. In 2017, she was a guest on the podcast, TechLeadersToday, and was a speaker at the Resource Planning Summit, hosted by PDWare.


Recent Content

5 Highly Valuable Project Manager Skills

Good project managers embrace change and seek out ways to improve project management value. Discover 5 skills that define a highly valuable project manager.


What Executives and Managers Want in Project Management Software

Discover how the most desired features of project management software features differ between managers and executives, and learn how to bridge the gap.


How To Build An Effective Reputation Management Strategy at Your Small Business

Does your small business have a reputation management strategy? Here are three best practices to get you started.


Is a Hybrid Agile PM Process Right for Your Small Business?

Your peers are transitioning to agile PM using a hybrid approach. Learn 4 tips for successfully implementing a hybrid agile approach at your SMB.


Top Capabilities SMBs Should Look for in a New PM System

Have you considered what project management capabilities will help drive your small business goals? Discover critical capabilities to look for in new tools.


Everything You Should Include in Your Project Status Report (Checklist)

We’ve created this handy checklist to ensure your weekly project status report contains everything you need.


Vendor Showdown: Comparing the 5 Best Project Tracking Software Dashboards

This report can help buyers better understand similarities and differences between 5 popular PM software vendors.


Does Your SMB Need A Project Management Office?

This guide (and quiz!) can help SMBs decide if they need a PMO so they can invest their time and resources in the right tools.


5 Free Bug Tracking Software Solutions to Cut IT Costs

We’ve outlined five free bug tracking software solutions to help streamline your issue management strategy.


Why Your SMB Should Use Drones in Construction

This report explains how small construction firms can use drone technology to gain a competitive advantage in the industry.


How to Improve Your Construction Change Order Process

This article explains how small construction firms can reduce operating costs by automating their change order process with project management tools.