Wikipedia Definition & Overview – Outsourcing
Outsourcing is the process of contracting out a business process, which an organization may have previously performed internally or which the company deems necessary or important, to an independent organization, where the process is purchased as a service.
News and posts about outsourcing jobs.
This is an IT outsourcing company that offers an outsourcing package for companies wishing to cut down their costs and considering outsourcing IT jobs.
International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IOPA)
IAOP is the leading professional association for organizations and individuals involved in transforming the world of business through outsourcing, offshoring, and shared services.
International Outsourcing Summit 2012 AVP
Opening of IOS 2012.
Is Outsourcing Good or Bad For America?
This article illustrates a through political and economic discussion of the impact of outsourcing on the U.S. economy.
As the resource for actionable business insights, Outsourcing Center provides objective perspectives and real-world examples, identifies business risks, and explains how to leverage value-creation opportunities – crucial information you need to make informed decisions around your business strategies. More than 94% percent of the Fortune 500 companies along with midsized and small businesses visit our site.
Sourcing Magazine – What is Outsourcing?
Practical advice for IT and business process outsouring including books, articles, and other resources.
The Future of Outsourcing
This link provides a number of video links which illustrate the future and impact of the growth of outsourcing businesses on economies around the world.
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Video: Financial Times (FT)
This video shows the impact of cheap outsourcing in India on other countries like Italy and what effect is has on some of these countries.
Video: Obama to GOP: Stop outsourcing U.S Jobs
In this week’s address, President Barack Obama broke with Republicans in Congress who are putting special interests ahead of the American people and offering only a rehash of the very same economic policies that led to the financial crisis such as outsourcing.
YouTube Video: Pros and Cons of Outsourcing
This video gives you the pros and cons of outsourcing. It puts in the picture what benefits outsourcing could give you and as well the drawbacks that might be a hindrance in your business.
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YouTube Video: What is Outsourcing?
Outsourcing often refers to the process of subcontracting to a third-party. In this video we will show you three cool sites to get stuff done or to make money with.