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4 Vital Tips For Small Business Outsourcing Success

Managing a small business is hard enough, but when put into a hostile economic environment it is even more difficult giving the financial strains. Outsourcing can be one of the most effective ways to minimize these problems because they limit … Continue reading

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Crucial Tips For Managing Virtual Assistants

As the information age slowly creeps into the outsourcing and offshoring age, managing Virtual or Remote Staff is becoming an increasingly relevant topic for many small and medium businesses. There are a myriad of tips that will enhance your virtual … Continue reading

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How To Handle ‘Overnight’ Outsourcing Transition

The outsourcing industry is finding itself under intense pressure. Companies are finding themselves under severe pressure to manage their ‘overnight’ involvement with outsourcing as a vital business tool. Some of them assume that roadmaps toward successful outsourcing management are very … Continue reading

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Spotting Danger Signs In Your Outsourcing Deal

With all the factors to take into account when it comes to closing or renegotiating outsourcing deals, how would you know that you are on the right track? In the article “A dozen danger signs that your outsourcing contract is … Continue reading

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Creating Flexible Outsourcing Contracts

There are many outsourcing and offshoring buyers that will lock a deal with a service provider and fail to account for the changes that are bound to occur throughout the partnership. Whereas the scope of contracts once reached as much … Continue reading

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Creating An Outcome-Based Approach To Outsourcing

The key factor towards maintaining a successful relationship, both personal and professional, is trust. Attaining that trust depends on a healthy system of communication. For the outsourcing industry, this means increasing the level of transparency and information-sharing are key catalysts … Continue reading

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Balancing The Risks And Rewards Of Outsourcing

Majority of business owners think that the best outsourcing setup is one that covers the least amount of cost. But outsourcing should be focused on the long-term value of the contract and how it meets overall business objectives instead of … Continue reading

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Avoiding Common Pitfalls In Outsourcing

SearchCIO.com senior news writer Linda Tucci reports that for 2010, companies that outsourced IT work spent 7.1% of their total budgets for outsourced IT services. In her report, Tucci interviews Steve Martin, a partner at outsourcing advisory firm Pace Harmon … Continue reading

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How To Handle Problems In Outsourcing Transition

Outsourcing may be a popular business tool primarily for cost reduction, but not all companies are convinced that outsourcing can be beneficial for their operations. One of the factors that keep many businesses from transferring work to a service provider … Continue reading

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How To Simplify Your Web Design

Simplicity rules! It makes a websites look sleek, reduce navigation confusion and it helps achieving desired goals and results. But too often, no matter how hard you try, you can’t make your work look like Apple’s. So what does a … Continue reading

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