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Compare Planning Center People and Shelby Systems

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side-by-side comparison of Planning Center People vs. Shelby Systems
based on preference data from user reviews. Planning Center People rates 4.7/5 stars with 30 reviews. By contrast, Shelby Systems rates 3.1/5 stars with 12 reviews. Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews, to help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
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Planning Center People
Planning Center People
(30)
4.7 out of 5
Planning Center People
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems
(12)
3.1 out of 5
Shelby Systems
Star Rating
Planning Center People
Planning Center People
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems
Market Segments
Planning Center People
Planning Center People
Small-Business (96.7% of reviews)
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems
Small-Business (75.0% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Planning Center People
Planning Center People
No pricing information available
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems
No pricing information available

Planning Center People vs Shelby Systems

  • Reviewers felt that Planning Center People meets the needs of their business better than Shelby Systems.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Planning Center People is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Planning Center People over Shelby Systems.
Categories
Shared Categories
Planning Center People
Planning Center People
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems
Planning Center People and Shelby Systems are categorized as Church Management
Unique Categories
Planning Center People
Planning Center People has no unique categories
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems has no unique categories
Pricing
Planning Center People
Planning Center People Pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems Pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
Ratings
Meets Requirements
Planning Center People
Planning Center People
8.8
Responses: 27
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems
7.2
Responses: 9
Ease of Use
Planning Center People
Planning Center People
8.5
Responses: 28
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems
5.7
Responses: 9
Ease of Setup
Planning Center People
Planning Center People
8.1
Responses: 27
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems
Not enough data available
Ease of Admin
Planning Center People
Planning Center People
8.6
Responses: 27
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems
Not enough data available
Quality of Support
Planning Center People
Planning Center People
9.1
Responses: 27
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems
6.9
Responses: 8
Ease of Doing Business With
Planning Center People
Planning Center People
9.2
Responses: 26
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems
Not enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
Planning Center People
Planning Center People
9.6
Responses: 28
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems
7.1
Responses: 8
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of both Planning Center People and Shelby Systems were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Planning Center People
Planning Center People
96.7%
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems
75.0%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Planning Center People
Planning Center People
3.3%
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems
16.7%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Planning Center People
Planning Center People
0%
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems
8.3%
Reviewers' Industry
Planning Center People
Planning Center People Industry
Religious Institutions
76.7%
Non-Profit Organization Management
13.3%
Marketing and Advertising
3.3%
Hospitality
3.3%
Accounting
3.3%
Other
0.0%
Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems Industry
Religious Institutions
83.3%
Non-Profit Organization Management
16.7%
Other
0.0%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Planning Center People
Matthew M.
Administrator in Religious Institutions

Planning Center People has helped us keep track of people in our church. We can have all of our congregants information in one place and that info can connect with the other modules within planning center.

Shelby Systems
Cory U.
User in Religious Institutions

The ability to have personal logs for all community members, including contact information, and relationship to other members. We can see exactly which members are related to each other, and how, and which members live together under one roof. We are also...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Planning Center People
G
Administrator in Religious Institutions

I don't think it's very user friendly. Adding a new household seems "choppier" than it should be. It seems to take several different steps to update all of the information for each individual. Reporting feature is very limited and difficult to use.

Shelby Systems
Jeremy H.
User in Religious Institutions

Shelby support is not always great. There are many customizations that you will need but support does not help if something goes wrong with updates.

Discussions
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Planning Center People Discussions
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Shelby Systems
Shelby Systems Discussions
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