Respond to the following in a minimum of 175 words: 

What criteria should be used when considering where to place a facility? What criteria does your organization consider when deciding the location of a facility? Are the criteria appropriate? How effective has your organization been in choosing appropriate facility locations?
If you were starting a new software development company and could locate it anywhere in the world, which place would you choose?
Provide an explanation of the variables you would consider in selecting the country and justify your rationale.