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SIG (Sourcing Industry Group) Expands Global Footprint with Acquisition of Outsource Magazine

January 15, 2016 |

Press release: Jacksonville, Fla. (PRWEB) January 12, 2016

SIG, the premier membership organization for sourcing, procurement and outsourcing executives, today announces the acquisition of Outsource magazine and welcomes Jamie Liddell to the SIG executive team.

Jamie joins SIG to head … Read More

Firstsource

October 9, 2013 |

Firstsource is an innovative provider of customer-centric business process services. With a network of 47 delivery centres spread across the UK & Ireland, US, Philippines, India and Sri Lanka, Firstsource provides outsourced solutions to organisations in the Telecommunications & Media, … Read More

Visions of the Future: The Next Decade in BPO

July 5, 2013 | 2

This article originally appeared in Outsource magazine Issue #32 Summer 2013.

This is an extraordinary time for the BPO space, with huge leaps in business technology, process, and theory taking place against the backdrop of tumultuous economic conditions, the ongoing … Read More

Biography of a Carve-Out

April 10, 2013 |

This article originally appeared in Outsource magazine Issue #31 Spring 2013.

With revenues of around half a billion dollars, WNS Global Services is a major player in the outsourcing space. But not much more than a decade ago it didn’t even … Read More

Sri Lanka as an offshore destination: realising the potential

March 21, 2013 | 2

Traditionally Sri Lanka’s export income was earned through tea (the world-famous Ceylon Tea), rubber and coconut until apparel and tourism became big earners. With the end of the 25-year war, tourism seems set to be a bigger foreign currency earner … Read More

Can little Sri Lanka compete on the global BPO stage?

July 24, 2012 |

I recently visited Sri Lanka, three years on from the end of a separatist civil war, and the country is mending itself and gearing up to get a piece of the BPO pie. Sitting in the shadow of the monster … Read More

Newly emerging offshore centres move centre-stage

February 17, 2012 |

A consistent theme at outsourcing conferences and the topic of discussion at seminars and web forums is the rise of China and India as outsourcing powerhouses. However, while the outsourcing giants of each country are likely to play a bigger … Read More

Is offshoring the answer?

June 15, 2011 |

This week, we’ve seen outsourcing hitting the headlines again, as the Public & Commercial Services (PCS) union refused to rule out strike action over HP’s plans to offshore 200 jobs to India.  The jobs in question are largely responsible for … Read More

Is there any value to being Number 1?

October 15, 2010 |

As a small child I remember standing back-to-back with my dad and measure my growth.  Each time, I was successively closer to reaching his height.  It seemed as the days wore on and slow gradual progress was made it meant … Read More

Nothing north of Watford

September 21, 2010 |

“Make it In America” is Obama’s newest jobs battle cry. Not to be undone, David Cameron went to Bangalore to push for jobs creation in Britain. With unemployment in the US alone at over 1.4 million people who have been … Read More

It’s an Offshore Thing

September 20, 2010 |

Launched at Duke University’s influential Fuqua School of Business in 2004, the Offshoring Research Network (ORN) touts itself as ‘a community building transformational offshoring capabilities’. We quizzed the ORN’s executive director and lead principal investigator, Professor Arie Lewin, about the … Read More