Every business is in the software business these days. We need to work faster, smarter and more efficient if we want to get ahead of our competition, no matter what industry. If you’re not leveraging the appropriate software tools, then you’re not being your most productive self. There are commercial-off-the-shelf software packages that exist for nearly every business purpose. But, if you identify an area that simply has no quality solutions, then perhaps custom developing your own solution could be the answer. Let’s get down and dirty as to why you may be going about software selection in all the wrong ways.