Derek Singleton

Managing Editor at Software Advice

Derek Singleton joined Software Advice after graduating from Occidental College in Los Angeles, California. At Software Advice, he manages content related to the CRM software market and reports on business-to-business (B2B) marketing technologies, topics and trends.

He has a particularly strong background in online marketing and content marketing strategies designed for B2B tech companies. Derek’s work has appeared in publications such as CIO, The New York Times, Huffington Post as well a variety of tech publications, including Sandhill, SYS-CON and ZDNet.

When he's not covering B2B marketing for Software Advice, Derek can be found at one of Austin's live music venues or one of the area's lakes. He also enjoys training in martial arts, which he's been involved in for the last 20 years. And a little known fact: Derek can cook Minute Rice in 58 seconds.

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Recent Articles by Derek Singleton

Construction Estimating Software UserView | 2013

Construction Estimating Software UserView 2013

We surveyed the construction industry to better understand the use and effectiveness of construction estimating software. Our report compares the effectiveness of estimating with spreadsheets against estimating projects with construction estimating software. Check out the full report for details.

The 5 Best Designs in Construction Takeoff Software

Conest Takeoff for Electrical Requirements

On-screen takeoff software can significantly reduce the amount of time it takes to calculate materials and labor requirements. To efficiently calculate project needs with digital files, however, contractors need a takeoff program with a well-structured user interface (UI). Here are our five favorite construction takeoff UIs.

Should You Get Your PMP Certification?

Project Todos

In the project management discipline, many look to the Project Management Institute’s (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP) certification as a way to advance their career. Here we help you better the costs and benefits of this certification to give you a better sense of who should get a PMP.

Construction Project Management Software UserView | 2013

Project Management Success

For two months we surveyed the construction industry to create our 2013 Construction Project Management UserView. Our report discovered that construction project management software users are more satisfied with their system and deliver more projects on time and on budget than their peers.

Software Advice 2013 Construction Project Management Survey

Construction Project Management Survey

Last year, we surveyed contractors, estimators, building owners and others about their estimating processes and the technologies they use to improve them. To start 2013, we’d like to know about your construction project management best practices. Help us development an industry benchmark report by filling out this survey.