Hey there, I’m Brian, Principal Analyst for Software Advice. I’m here to help connect you to useful info about HR and recruiting software.

I’m inspired by all of the small business owners and HR leaders out there striving to make their organization a great place to work. I’ve been researching the intersection of technology and talent management since 2014, and my work has been published in Entrepreneur, TIME, and Undercover Recruiter.

I live in Austin, TX. When I’m not busy hitting a deadline, you can find me at the movie theater or taking my corgi for a walk.

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5 Predictions for the Future of Human Resources

From blended work environments to people analytics, there’s a lot to prepare for in the future of work. Get a head start by reading our predictions for the future of HR.


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Paylocity vs. ADP : Which is right for your business?

Paylocity or ADP, which is right for your business? You need the right fit for your needs, goals and budget. This guide will help you compare the two and breakdown the pros and cons of each. Download the guide now! About Software Advice: Software Advice guides you through the software-buying process. Through one-on-one conversation and […]


10 Onboarding Best Practices To Turn New Hires Into Lasting Employees

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were 5.8 million hires in July 2020. But there were also 5.0 million separations (quits, layoffs and discharges) in the same time period. Though this trend indicates that the job market is continuing to persevere through the fallout from COVID-19, the amount of turnover is still […]