Outsourcing · Uncategorized

Seeing beyond the bottom line: Breeding a Better Business Through IT Outsourcing

For small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs), the benefits of IT outsourcing seem pretty obvious—it is, for the majority, the most practical solution to reducing a company’s expenditure. Wages for in-house IT professionals and the price for running complex computer networks, for instance, when outsourced, can cut a company’s IT cost by 30 to 40 percent.… Continue reading Seeing beyond the bottom line: Breeding a Better Business Through IT Outsourcing

Training · Uncategorized

Solaire Strengthens IT Management Practices Through ITIL Foundation Training

Strengthening the company’s IT management practices, Solaire Resort & Casino, the Philippines’ premier integrated destination resort in Metro, Manila, recently held an Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Foundation Training under the guidance of SQME Professionals, Inc., the consulting, training, and testing arm of the IT-BPO company, BPSource Inc. Led by Caesar Gilbert S. Buhay, a… Continue reading Solaire Strengthens IT Management Practices Through ITIL Foundation Training

Outsourcing

Things Most People Get Wrong About Philippine Outsourcing Companies

One of the toughest aspects of business process outsourcing is how other firms perceive outsourcing companies. Despite its success in various fields, the industry’s image and reputation, at large, is blurred with misconceptions and false assumptions, which in turn, hold many others back from maximizing the full potential of their organizations through outsourcing. To get… Continue reading Things Most People Get Wrong About Philippine Outsourcing Companies

Outsourcing · Uncategorized

Re-post: 8 Disastrous Outsourcing Mistakes You Need to Avoid

Outsourcing, for many, is the most convenient and cost-effective way to get things done. And while some firms consider outsourcing as the right approach to hit their targets, it has, in some cases, welcomed more challenges, especially in maintaining one’s value proposition. Of this topic, AJ Agrawal, a renowned entrepreneur, writer, and speaker, shares with… Continue reading Re-post: 8 Disastrous Outsourcing Mistakes You Need to Avoid

Business · IT-BPO · Uncategorized

The Road to #Forever: Tips for Building Meaningful, Lasting Outsourcing Relationships

In one his interviews, singer-songwriter, Dave Matthews, was quoted saying: “A guy and a girl can be just friends, but at one point or another, they will fall for each other…Maybe temporarily, maybe at the wrong time, maybe too late, or maybe forever.” While this generally pertains to romantic relationships, it is, in many ways,… Continue reading The Road to #Forever: Tips for Building Meaningful, Lasting Outsourcing Relationships

Career · IT-BPO

Re-post: What Employers Get Wrong When Hiring

Poor hiring decisions can cost companies more than just money. Bad hires can also mean a loss of business opportunities and credibility from frequent operational disruption and high employee turnover. As a guide, Time Magazine shares the following insights on what employers can do to improve their hiring process: Outreach Wise employers realize that it’s safer… Continue reading Re-post: What Employers Get Wrong When Hiring

Career · Uncategorized

Success is a Choice: Charting Your Long-Term Career in the BPO Industry

The Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) industry hires a large number of service professionals every year. In the Philippines, the BPO sector is projected to create more than 1.2 million jobs in 2016 alone, particularly in the fields of IT, healthcare, and knowledge process outsourcing (KPO). “We usually hire people upon receiving a new client agreement. While… Continue reading Success is a Choice: Charting Your Long-Term Career in the BPO Industry