Offshore Outsourcing to China

What is offshore outsourcing?

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 expenses. Other times, the reasons for offshoring are strategic — to enter new markets, to tap talent currently unavailable domestically or to overcome regulations that prevent specific activities domestically. China is emerging as a major player in offshoring, particularly in software work, including application development, testing, quality assurance and localization (for Asian markets).

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How To Outsource to China

Outsourcing to China, Part 1

Outsourcing to China, Part 2

Your China Strategy Development: Advice from an Analyst

15 Tips from a Firm That Took Software Work to China

Offshore Outsourcing Models

Crawl, Walk, Run Strategy Leads to Success in Offshore Outsourcing

How To Reduce Offshore Hidden Costs

Fine-tuning the Offshoring Model

The Biggest Staffing Mistake Companies Make When They Enter Developing Countries

Strategy Based on Price Never Wins

Hybrid Model: Domestic Management and Offshore Operations

Trends and Research on Outsourcing to China

The Current State of Services Outsourcing in China

Interview with a Beijing Official on Outsourcing

Outsourcing in China: The Beijing Region

Outsourcing and Offshoring Predictions for 2007

A New Kind of Outsourcing Model from China

Everest Research: Trends in Offshoring

Middlesourcing: The New, New Idea

Offshoring Marketshare Shift

Chinese Cities Vary Widely in Local Government Effectiveness, Investment Climate

The Size of the Offshoring Market

Cross Cultural Training, Working with Chinese, Working with Americans

Doing Business in China

This Expert Explains How To Work with China

Analyst David Scott Lewis Shares His China Perspective

Grasping Guanxi

6 Tips for Improving the Cross-Cultural Competency of Offshore Teams

Change Management and How It Can Help

Software Outsourcing in China

15 Tips from a Firm That Took Software Work to China

This Expert Explains How To Work with China

Software Compliance Issues in Outsourcing Code Development

The Developer-to-Developer Model in Software Offshore Outsourcing

How To Hire Best-of-Breed Programmers for Your Project

Companies in China

Objectiva: 15 Tips from a Firm That Took Software Work to China

Inside a Service Provider: Freeborders Shares Its China Growth Plans

I.T. United: This Expert Explains How To Work with China

Additional Resources

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Service Providers

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