The true costs of outsourcing

Bourque, Ron
July 2011
New Hampshire Business Review;7/15/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 14, p20
The author discusses the associated cost and possible risks of outsourcing. He cites the growing number of companies in the state that dismiss employees in favor of their plans of outsourcing works to other countries. However, the author compares the value of training people who have worked in a company for years versus those undocumented knowledge. He asserts the need for companies to weigh in the risks associated with outsourcing against the value of conducting business in their hometowns.


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