Melissa Bunte Pardo

Melissa Bunte PardoMelissa Pardo-Bunte brings over seven years of experience reviewing products and technologies that businesses rely on.
Her role with Better Buys began in its previous incarnation as a dedicated printed and electronic buyer's guide. Her role has evolved from researching and fact-checking technical specs on office equipment and providing proofreading expertise to writing reviews and managing the Editor's Choice Award program.
Prior to joining Better Buys, Melissa has worked in the marketing research industry for nine years.
In addition to office equipment, Melissa also writes reviews for other software technology, such as Business Intelligence, HR, and CMMS.


Namely Pricing: Features, Costs and Top HRMS Alternatives

Namely is an all-in-one¬†human resource management system (HRMS) platform targeted to mid-size and large companies. The software has five main components: modern HR, payroll, benefits, time management and talent management. A couple of its unique features are the social networking feed for company updates and the Namely Exchange, an online marketplace for employee benefits.¬† We’ve […]

OrangeHRM Pricing: Features, Costs and Top HRMS Alternatives

OrangeHRM is one of the few human resource management systems (HRMS) on the market with an open-source platform. Its open-source plan includes common HRMS features, such as personnel information management, time and attendance, performance management and recruitment. OrangeHRM also offers two paid plans (Professional and Enterprise) that include more advanced features. We’ve reviewed OrangeHRM in […]

Zenefits Pricing: Features, Costs and Top HRMS Alternatives

Zenefits is a cloud-based human resource management system (HRMS) aimed at small to medium-sized businesses. It includes an easy-to-use dashboard for streamlining common HR tasks, such as benefits administration, payroll and onboarding. We’ve reviewed Zenefits in the past and compared it to other HRMS solutions in terms of features, costs and other attributes. Here, we’ll […]

BambooHR Pricing: Features, Costs and Top HRMS Alternatives

BambooHR is a cloud-based HRMS solution designed for small to medium-sized businesses. It provides core HR features, such as an employee database, time-off tracking and applicant tracking, to name a few. We’ve reviewed BambooHR and compared it with other HRMS solutions in terms of features and other attributes. This post focuses on BambooHR’s pricing model, […]