In spite of the backlash outsourcing and offshoring often provoke, outsourcing is good for the economy of the US. So says Communities Digital News in the US, which cites economists who have claimed that sending jobs elsewhere drags salaries down but cites improvement in the quality of life due to…news | 22.09.2014
The authorities in Singapore have been listening to the critics worldwide, it seems, and plan to introduce new regulations into outsourced financial management. The move comes from the Monetary Authority of Singapore, which wants minimum standards for outsourcing management in the territory. Two consultation papers have emerged to update the…news | 22.09.2014
Office support services are rarely core to a business unless it’s in outsourcing itself. So it’s no surprise that a new study from Swiss Post Solutions (SPS) suggests that in the US, law firms are outsourcing their office back-up, big time. And it doesn’t matter how big or small they…news | 18.09.2014
PP Electrical Systems, based in Chelsyn Hay, has picked up £1.5m worth of work this year, bringing totals up to a projected £20m, and it attributes the increase to the vogue for outsourcing part of the manufacturing process. The company hopes to grow by a total of £3m this year…news | 18.09.2014
The Government is starting to take steps to make outsourcing engagements a little more open in the UK. The Ministry of Justice will take the lead, publishing revised guidelines over what should be disclosed after a Freedom of Information request, although no timescale has been set either for publishing the…news | 17.09.2014
Could Benefits Research Survey 2014
The Outsourcing Unit at the London School of Economics and Political Science is undertaking major research into cloud computing through means of this large-scale survey. We aim to produce objective research into the best and emerging practices for achieving real business value from cloud computing. Our larger three year cloud research…
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