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Custom Software: The Benefits After an Acquisition or Merger

Lance Keene

One of the major challenges that comes along when any business acquires or merges with another company is, ironically, change. After all - mergers and acquisitions are designed to ...

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Off-the-Shelf Software is Limiting Your Company’s Productivity

Lance Keene

Whenever company leaders look for new opportunities to increase employee productivity, they typically turn to software as a way to accomplish precisely that. "Our old systems ...

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Using Off-the-Shelf Software to Manage Customer Relationships

Lance Keene

You may think that the ultimate success of your company will live and die based on the quality of the products and services you offer... but from a certain perspective, you'd ...

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Why Do I Need Customized Operations Management Software?

Lance Keene

One of the goals of every business should be to run efficiently. That cannot happen if the right employees, systems and processes are not in place. Ultimately, your entire ...

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Your Software Can Be a Competitive Advantage

Lance Keene

Every day you make many decisions for your business – those decisions range from budget and return on investment to growth and competitive advantage. Yes, as a business owner, you ...

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Your Operations and Software Are Vital to Your Business.

Lance Keene

If you had to make a list of all the elements that are most critical to your business, your operations - that is, the processes and procedures at the heart of it all - would be ...

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Is Your Software Built for You or All Your Competitors?

Lance Keene

Technology companies have dominated the industry for the last ten years, offering solutions that cater to specific customers. This was previously seen as a benefit, as companies ...

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Processes Drive Your Business. Software Should Enable Them.

Lance Keene

As a business owner, having the right processes in place is an essential core part of your infrastructure. When implementing your systems and processes, customized software is ...

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Processes Slowing Down Your Business? Maybe it's Your Software.

Lance Keene

When you first start a business, so much of your time is devoted to figuring out the processes, workflows and procedures that you need to keep moving forward in the most efficient ...

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Myth: Custom Software is Expensive

Lance Keene

One of the most common myths about custom software that has existed for far too long is the idea that it is an unrealistic option for a lot of businesses due to the high costs ...

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Need a Collaboration Tool? Create One Specifically for Your Business.

Lance Keene

According to one recent study, roughly 75% of employers rate both teamwork and collaboration is "very important" qualities that directly contribute to the ongoing success of an ...

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3 Business Functions Best Suited for Custom Software

Lance Keene

Custom software should be aligned with your business goals and objectives. When considering these objectives, there are three functions that work best in this scenario: reporting, ...

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Software Should Be a Strategic Purchase

Lance Keene

As a business leader, nearly every decision you're making on a daily basis has both a short-term and a long-term effect. The short-term effect involves how a particular move or ...

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The Software You're Familiar with Isn't Always the Best Choice

Lance Keene

Regardless of the type of business you're currently running or even the industry that you're operating in, one thing is for sure: you've likely taken a great deal of care to make ...

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Why Your Company Needs Custom Business Software

Lance Keene

There's a myth that is unfortunately all too common that tells us custom software is something that can only benefit certain types of organizations. Sure, a Fortune 500 company ...

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How To Remain Compliant Without Drastically Changing Your Processes

Lance Keene

Most industries must meet local, state and federal compliance standards (especially regarding privacy and documentation) to continue operating without interruption. Modifying your ...

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The Hidden Costs of Off-the-Shelf Software

Lance Keene

Every business is a bit different from the next - they all have their own unique outcomes that they're trying to achieve and challenges that they're trying to solve. This, in ...

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How Custom Software Can Save You Time

Lance Keene

The major problem with off-the-shelf software and other types of pre-existing solutions is that they just aren't set up with your specific business in mind. Not only does your ...

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