Software Costs Can Add up quickly

Lapointe, Joel R.
October 1999
Workforce (10928332);Oct99, Vol. 78 Issue 10, p98
Discusses the cost of a human resources (HR) software project. Correlation between the scope of the project and the needed investment; Cost related to implementation efforts; Service-transaction cost model in acquiring HR software; Cost-benefit analysis of HR software projects.


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