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Tamara Scott

Tamara Scott, M.A., is a Managing Editor for TechRepublic where she guides content strategy that balances search awareness with audience needs. With a background in English education, she writes clear and instructive business, technology, and marketing articles for readers of all skill levels.

How to Avoid Scope Creep in Project Management

Key takeaways 5 steps to prevent scope creep 1. Prioritize tasks Whether your client is a customer or another department within your company, you must decide on the items that are most important to the product and which features can wait. Once you decide on...

Sisense vs Tableau: Business Intelligence Software Review

If you're looking for a scalable BI software, Sisense vs Tableau are great options. But how do they differ? We break it down for you in this blog...

6 Sales Commission Software Tools for Big Payouts

These 7 sales commission software choices will reduce time spent on commission calculations and eliminate costly errors in...

6 Task Management Software Features Your Company Needs

Task management tools can improve an individual’s workflow and a team’s efficiency. But the tool has to include the right features to meet the types of efficiency you’re trying to achieve. These six features produce significant benefits for teams of...

Slack and Basecamp Integration: Connect Them in 2024

Basecamp and Slack have several features that overlap, including notifications and file sharing, but you’re not going to get the same functionality in both. Slack is a communication and messaging tool, while Basecamp is primarily project management. Despite...

Workable vs. ZipRecruiter: A Non-Comparison Post

One recruiting software product can be vastly different from the next. After all, small businesses have completely different recruiting needs from massive global corporations. They each need a different software solution when it comes to streamlining their...

How To Build A No-Code App — Learn From My Mistakes

I love the idea of using no-code platforms to speed up app development within a business, but the “anyone can build an app” marketing line is dangerously misleading.  At TechnologyAdvice, the content team uses Google Sheets to plan and track our...

ADP vs Paychex: Payroll Comparison

Searching for payroll solutions can be as confusing as payroll processing itself for small business owners and HR managers. As you’re researching possible providers, it won’t be long before you compare ADP vs. Paychex. Each payroll company offers a wide...

Study: Telehealth Programs May Reduce Stress But Isolate Patients

The study identified four benefits and five problems that arose when nursing homes escalated the use of telehealth over transportation to a hospital during the Covid-19...

Gamification for Customer Experience: Loyalty, Marketing, and UX

The concepts of autonomy, mastery, and purpose can work for customer loyalty gamification tools, but customer loyalty and engagement platforms often take advantage of a reward-based endorphin hit instead. Customers receive a little feel-good bump when they...

Gamification in the Workplace: Why and How to Use It

Gamification is now a part of our lives. It’s a core principle of what keeps us coming back to social media, how we motivate our sales teams, or how we learn a new skill. While gamification is no longer a new thing to anyone in the business world,...

Data Governance Can Ease PII Regulation Compliance

We spoke with three different data experts on the role of data governance within the regulations of GDPR, CCPA, and local regulations. These experts say that data governance is critical to regulatory compliance, but that a well-implemented data management...

5 Pulse Survey Solutions for Your Engagement Woes

Pulse surveys are a simple, effective way to gather employee feedback. While many departments check in with their employees monthly, quarterly, or yearly, pulse surveys are designed to take a team’s temperature in shorter intervals. Used in conjunction...

Recruiting Challenges Will Be Heightened by Hybrid Work

Knowledge work companies that choose to implement hybrid work policies may see an influx of skilled and unskilled workers. What this means is a range of challenges across the employment landscape that will affect companies that can implement hybrid and remote...

SAP vs Oracle: Clash of the Tier 1 ERP Titans

Key takeaways Enterprise resource planning software has been around nearly as long as commercial software has been available to businesses. Both SAP and Oracle have long invested in ERP technology to bring together the financial records of enterprise...
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