Category Archives: Outsourcing Strategies

Things to Do as Your Outsourcing Program Loads

Outsourcing can be like the moment you boot up that long-awaited management tech that you’ve been asking your boss about. Before buying it, you watch sales presentations, read reviews, and after months of crunching budget numbers, you finally got everything built-in.

The system’s all patched and installed much like your successful outsourcing program. But just like any other heavy processing application, there will always be moments of having to sit back and wait.

It’s kind of like the loading screens in video games. Sure, outsourcing may not be as short as a minute or two. Still, ever wondered about what you could do as you wait for the desired result of your outsourced firm? Try applying the things you do while you had to sit back and wait for something.

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An Offshore Outsourcing Guide to the Foreign Holiday Season

Christmas and New Year are holidays that are celebrated worldwide. But because of that, the issue of offshore outsourcing can get a little thorny when it comes to understanding an outsourced country’s holiday habits. When outsourcing, it’s only natural to wonder about a country’s culture during their holidays, especially during Christmas. You can’t tell whether they’ll be a lot lazier because of the changing atmosphere or if they’ll work more efficiently for the sake of their company’s Christmas bonus.

With that in mind, here’s a brief guide on just that: the culture of several outsourced countries during this time of year. Hopefully, this will give you an idea on what strategies you need to change whether you’re outsourcing your marketing campaign or any other business process:

 

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