Costs Over Efficiency, Sales Over Service: What’s Driving Your Software Choices?

In business, as in life, compromises are more often than not a necessity. “You can’t always get what you want,” are the famous words most indicative of this idea. However, when it comes to customised software development, those compromises can take a back seat to what you really want. Costs Smaller startups generally lack the…

Are You on the Verge of a Software Crisis?

“The term “software crisis” refers to a set of problems that highlight the need for changes in our existing approaches to software development.”  – Randall W. Jensen: ‘Why Do We Still Have Software Development Problems?’ New technologies have streamlined business processes; from retail software that makes restocking as simple as a click of a button,…

11 Reasons Your Business Needs Custom Software

Custom software and off-the-shelf software both have their advantages and disadvantages. When it comes to performing simple, generic tasks, off-the-shelf often offers cost effective solutions. For more complicated tasks and for businesses interested in growth and efficiency, custom software becomes the clear choice. Here are 10 reasons your business might look to make the switch…

How Intrapreneurs Are Driving Software Choices

There are many different ways to be a leader – micromanaging everything isn’t always the best option. Everybody has individual strengths and weaknesses, and sometimes being able to acknowledge an individual’s hidden strengths can be difficult. Some of the best leaders, though, are able to let their workers “off the leash,” so they can thrive…

Accessible Apps: Is Your Collaborative Software Secure?

Connecting your employees via new software and services can make for a more productive and efficient workplace. From BYOD policies, to eLearning options, digital apps are becoming more commonplace. But there are issues associated with adopting new internal systems. Many businesses cite security as a concern when it comes to implementing new apps and software…

Living (and working) in a Data Driven World

Technology is becoming more and more ingrained in our everyday lives, both at work and everywhere else. Remember the technology scares of Y2K? Now we’re afraid to go a few minutes without checking our smartphones. We think we know all there is to know about our little pieces of tech.In reality, though, our technology probably…

When Did You Last Evaluate Your Software?

Albert Einstein once (allegedly) said “The definition of insanity is doing something over and over again and expecting a different result.” Whether he really said it or not, it’s applicable to so many different aspects of life.Quite simply: it’s easy to get stuck in a rut. The hard part is getting out. Sometimes it’s even…