Construction management software is an important tool for many builders, but it can be a challenge to choose the right option. The software helps builders manage everything from payroll and accounting to scheduling and sales. North Carolina-based Evans Coghill Homes marketing director Alan Banks says his company had invested in a patchwork combination of systems that required entering information into different databases. Although it worked, the system was awkward. As the market improved, the company began looking for a new software package, a process company officials originally thought would take three months. In the end, it took a year. In this interview, Banks discusses what he and his team discovered in their search, and discloses what system they ultimately chose. Read More