Finding and Hiring Great Global Managers

A relatively small set of multinational enterprises (MNEs) constitutes the bulk of the world’s trade. In fact, the largest 500 MNEs represent over 90% of foreign direct investment and conduct more...
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Webcast: Working with India: What To Know before You Go

Click to view the archived webcast.Note: To view the Webcast, you’ll need to turn off pop-up blocker programs. Read questions and answers from the Webcast here.Read “Working with India: What...
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Building a Business Where Customers Matter

“What do you call work?”“Why ain’t that work?”Tom resumed his whitewashing, and answered carelessly:“Well, maybe it is, and maybe it aint. All I know, is, it suits Tom...
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Offshoring – What is Offshoring?

So, what is offshoring? Offshoring is a type of outsourcing. Offshoring simply means having the outsourced business functions done in another country. Frequently, work is offshored in order to reduce labor...
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IT Vendor Relationship Manager Job Opening

Here's an interesting job for an IT outsourcing professional who doesn't want to work on the service provider side:Financial services firm ING wants an IT Vendor Relationship Manager in Atlanta. The ideal...
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Hybrid Model: Domestic Management and Offshore Operations

Exploiting the price advantages of going offshore with your IT work doesn't always require working directly with a company in another country. A new kind of service provider has emerged that provides...
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Outsourcing Best Best Practices: The Sourcing Model for Clients from Carnegie Mellon

Best practices in IT outsourcing tend to be a dime a dozen. Advisory and consulting firms offer them. Professional organizations preach them. Service providers write them up into white papers. Magazines...
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Legal Process Outsourcing of First Level Document Review

Over the last several years, the proliferation in electronically stored information (ESI), such as email, instant messages, electronic documents and data on handheld devices, has drastically changed the...
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Why You Should Outsource Your Database Infrastructure

Anyone who has ever fished off an ocean charter boat can tell you what a great and exhilarating experience it is. You’re out on the open water, reel in hand, while all your troubles sit packed up...
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