People are confused about software. Business owners in particular are hearing all sorts of conflicting opinions about what they need in place to run their companies efficiently. Enterprise solutions, off-the-shelf, bespoke software, a hybrid approach of all of the above?
The right decisions can only be made by looking at your type of business, your stage of maturity, your budget and strategic objectives. There are, however, some general pros and cons to different types of software that we've outlined here - some benefits and common pitfalls that we've seen along the way.