Toby Cox is a guest contributor for Software Advice, covering software trends and stories of small business resilience. Her research on business trends and corporate social responsibility has been featured on, The Manifest, and Blog. Currently, Toby is based in Boston, MA, where she is a graduate student at Harvard Divinity School. She loves nature and learning new languages.


5 Construction Asset Management Strategies for Small Firms

Sep 25, 2023

Asset management helps you maintain equipment and tools, plan ahead for repairs and replacements, and make sure your workforce is trained to use and care for assets.


Pros And Cons of Construction 3D Printing: Is It Right for Your Business?

Sep 25, 2023

3D printing can help your small construction firm save time and money in the long run but not without significant upfront costs. Here are pros and cons from a construction professional who uses it.


The Benefits and Costs of Virtual Reality In Construction

Aug 24, 2023

Virtual reality can improve the construction process and deliver better project outcomes. But before you invest, understand the pros and cons of VR in construction.


A Deep Dive Into Why Software Can Enhance Every Stage of Construction

Jul 30, 2023

Software can improve every stage of the construction process. Learn how you can transform your processes from start to finish by adopting software.


If You're Not Considering These Things When Calculating Software ROI, You're Miscalculating

Jun 19, 2023

The ROI of your software shouldn't be measured solely by revenue. Read our guide to learn about the various metrics that capture the value of your newest software purchase.


Top Benefits of Using Drones for Small Construction Firms

May 29, 2023

If you’re unsure whether drone tech is right for your construction business, take a look at the five top benefits and use cases for drones in your industry.


Top 6 Benefits of BIM for Small Construction Firms

Apr 5, 2023

BIM software can help construction firms scale operations, improve collaboration, and produce overall better builds. Here’s what first time buyers should know.


How To Renegotiate Software Contracts When Cutting Costs

Jan 23, 2023

Renegotiating software contracts can cut costs and keep your tech stack relevant. Set realistic expectations and understand what you want to achieve before talking with vendors.


3 Tips for Using Social Media Data Analysis to Achieve Channel Goals

Jun 28, 2022

Do you have a strategy for social media marketing and analysis at your small business? Find out how your peers are using social media data analysis to achieve channel goals and discover three best practices to help you get started.