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Understanding Strategic Outsourcing<br />
Strategic outsourcing is the process of enlisting the services of a freelancer to perform certain<br />projects that would...
Like any endeavor, outsourcing your projects requires planning and management, this is what<br />strategies are important ...
Outsourcing is for everyone<br />Most people when talking about outsourcing tend to associate it with small businesses tha...
Large businesses too can embrace strategic outsourcing in order to make better use of their<br />resources. For instance, ...
For more info visit, http://www.freelancerselite.com/understanding-strategic-outsourcing/<br />
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Understanding strategic outsourcing

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Understanding strategic outsourcing

  1. 1. Understanding Strategic Outsourcing<br />
  2. 2. Strategic outsourcing is the process of enlisting the services of a freelancer to perform certain<br />projects that would otherwise be handled internally by yourself or hired staff.<br />Businesses resort to outsourcing in order to organize the use of assets and time more<br />appropriately, in order to allow them to focus more on key goals. Any business, regardless of<br />size can embrace strategic outsourcing in order to cut down on operation cost as well as allow for<br />the channeling of resources to internal processes.<br />
  3. 3. Like any endeavor, outsourcing your projects requires planning and management, this is what<br />strategies are important to implement in the process so you can utilize these services over and<br />over again.<br />“Strategic outsourcing enables business to cut cost while channeling time and resources to more<br />
  4. 4. Outsourcing is for everyone<br />Most people when talking about outsourcing tend to associate it with small businesses that<br />operate on a tight budget. Under such circumstances, strategic outsourcing is usually focused<br />around hiring a contractor who will manage simple processes such as processing customer<br />invoices, paying outstanding debts among other simple tasks. As such, outsourcing allows small<br />businesses to channel resources that would otherwise be used in supporting the accounting<br />department into other essential tasks like sales and marketing and product development.<br />
  5. 5. Large businesses too can embrace strategic outsourcing in order to make better use of their<br />resources. For instance, a large business can choose not to keep in-house sales team but instead<br />contract sales and marketing projects to freelancers to generate sales on behalf of the business.<br />With this arrangement, the business won’t have to worry about wages and benefits packages for<br />sales representatives. Instead, the business will only be obliged to pay the agreed commissions<br />for sales generated by these freelancers, (as well as any other fees agreed upon<br />
  6. 6. For more info visit, http://www.freelancerselite.com/understanding-strategic-outsourcing/<br />

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