7 Tips from an Attorney for Avoiding Perils of Outsourcing

If you’re a newbie to outsourcing and offshoring, it may look like the details behind the legal aspects of the work are simply meant to drag down the momentum of transforming your company. But the...
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Outsourcing with Honor: Personnel Matters

An essential component of outsourcing is maintaining good communication, both within an organization and with potential partners. According to Susan Cramm, an executive coach and founder of Valuedance,...
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Taking Lean Beyond Manufacturing

I’ll start with a confession. It was the title that grabbed my attention: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Lean. I’m a big fan of the late Douglas Adams and his The Hitchhiker’s Guide...
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Lean in Outsourcing

Lean, a concept introduced to the world by Toyota with its success in car production, doesn’t stop at manufacturing. Its basic tenets can be applied in transforming any process — at least,...
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TPI Gives Some Free Outsourcing Advice

Sourcingmag.com contributor Karen Watterson spoke to TPI advisors Charles "Chaz" Foster and Tom Hynd about what a financial services firm looking to do business process outsourcing (with a measure...
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