A Plenty of study and care must be done prior to selecting the ERP system because an incompatible and wrong platform might decrease the performance from down to the dust of an efficient ERP application. There is no use in hiring a race car driver for quicker transportation when your vehicle does not go beyond 40 mph. In some cases, wrong selections of ERP platform can create worsen effects of similar magnitude.
How do you know that your business require external expertise?
Although business people typically have a broad range of skills with probably some specialties, but in the broader economic climate and changes within the business or in some other unforeseen circumstances can sometimes create the requirement that cannot be met with the current or existing skills. In this case, outside expertise or employing a specialist consultant can be helpful that knows how to deal with the situation and meet the objective as well.