The latest buzz in the global offshore outsourcing industry is the potential development of Sri Lanka as a destination for BPO and other IT outsourced services. That’s going to be a long time from now, as the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) says that it’s no longer going to offer JAVA training in the country.
Month: August 2010
SEO link building is part and parcel of any successful attempt at marketing over the Internet. It isn’t enough to have the best website; a company has to make sure people actually see it. This means that measures have to be taken to increase the traffic going to a site, and numerous companies outsource to the Philippines to tap into the growing SEO industry there.
The Philippines outsourcing industry is one of the brightest spots in local employment today. About half a million Filipinos are employed in one of the many outsourcing companies in the Makati central business district and other parts of Metro Manila.
Social media platforms are practically everywhere these days, and almost everyone uses them. They have helped connect people in different ways, but they also provide intriguing business opportunities. Social media marketing provides a new way for a business to connect with its customers and try to increase awareness of its products or services. This can be an intriguing way to get the word out. It all comes down to how it’s balanced.
There’s a bright day ahead for BPO companies in the Philippines. The Business Processing Association of the Philippines is predicting more growth in the Philippines outsourcing industry. In a study conducted recently, the BPO organization discovered that there’s more investor confidence in the country.
The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC) revealed that its effort to standardize technology and services led to the rise of IT and outsourcing expenses. Worldwide costs related to this rose by 17% during the first six months of the year.
The outsourcing industry in the Asia Pacific region has seen a drop in million-dollar contracts, according to the TPI Index. The region now has a total of $2.3 billion in total contract value, which is way lower than what the industry got last year.
For a company to stay in business, it must put most of its resources and efforts into becoming better at its core competency. Most firms can’t do that. For a company to operate, it has to have several departments in place that are not directly related to its main source of income, but are performing tasks that keep things running smoothly.
A study conducted by ESI International shows that outsourcing deals should be improved. Companies should deal with offshore companies more effectively to ensure the success of any project. The results of the ESI study show that most organizations that outsource don’t clearly state what they want.
Secretarial services are becoming one of the things that offices are starting to outsource to providers, rather than have it in-house. The reality is that there are always going to be duties that need to be delegated and things that need to be organized, and these can sometimes prevent people from getting tasks done.