Outsourcing: Friend or Foe?

Holcombe, Richard J.
June 2007
SGB;Jun2007, Vol. 40 Issue 6, p47
Trade Publication
This article examines the benefits that outsourcing can provide to small businesses. The author discusses how often times businesses and the public get the wrong impression of what outsourcing actually means, noting that having a third party handle your payroll is outsourcing. He clarifies what is actually meant by the term outsourcing and provides a set of criteria that can help a small business determine if they can benefit by incorporating various aspects of outsourcing.


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