Taylor Short is a Senior Content Analyst at Software Advice, covering technology and changing trends in the hotel industry, property, and maintenance management. He conducts primary research with both consumers and business owners to publish market reports and video content. His work has been cited in dozens of notable publications, including The Washington Post, Lodging Magazine, Facility Management Magazine and Facility Executive Magazine.

After earning a bachelor's degree in Journalism from the University of North Texas, he worked as a reporter covering city governments, businesses, schools, and police for newspapers in Dallas, Austin, and other regional markets. Taylor has also freelanced for Reuters News Agency, and tutored students in English and writing at Austin Community College. Taylor joined Software Advice in Fall 2013.

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Top Recommended Salesforce Competitors and Alternatives

You might decide Salesforce is not right for your business for a number of reasons—perhaps the license cost is higher than the budget allows or it doesn’t integrate with another system your company needs to use. Fortunately, Software Advice has created this free guide which covers the most asked-about and top user-rated alternatives to Salesforce. […]


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User’s Choice: Top 5 ATS Software Options

We sorted through all the most highly rated applicant tracking systems on Software Advice, we compiled a list of the top five rated systems with verified reviews and ratings for each. This should arm you with the information you need to make a sound purchase decision. Download this guide for free to get real advice […]


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