Metro Clark enters International Top 100 BPO centres list

Metro Clark has proven to be a competitive city as it finally made the 2015 Tholons International Top 100 Outsourcing Destinations. Tholons is the leading full-service Strategic Advisory firm for Global Outsourcing and Research. Since 2006, the firm has been identifying the emerging outsourcing destinations around the world, using the proprietary and industry-leading Tholons Location … Read more

Tasks that You Can Outsource to a Virtual Assistant

If you’re a small business owner, you are probably overwhelmed with handling everything on your own. But in this age of outsourcing, there is no need to try to juggle different aspects of your business. Hiring a virtual assistant will help you to become more efficient as they can get things done virtually. Virtual assistants … Read more

Microsoft Embraces Cloud Technology for Small to Midsize Businesses

After finally embracing mobile and cloud services, Microsoft’s profit and revenue skyrocketed, increasing sales by 25%. Known for its traditional software for computers, Microsoft decided to switch to cloud technology, allowing software to be delivered and managed online. Along with this, mobile phone segment has shown significant growth. According to financial data and software company … Read more

What are the Tasks That Can Be Outsourced?

For small businesses, it is a struggle to manage day-to-day business activities – finding ways to get more done, but at the same time, being cost efficient. Moreover, they are also on the lookout for opportunities to grow and expand their operations. The only thing that hinders them from achieving these goals is the lack … Read more

Are You a Manager or a Leader? (Infographic)

In business, a manager and a leader are often used interchangeably. We were taught that being a manager requires fulfilling the four management functions – planning, organising, leading, and controlling. But what institutions didn’t teach us is how to become an effective leader. Managers are essentially for structural purposes. They have an authority over their … Read more

4 Major Accounting Tasks Your Company Can Outsource

Outsourcing accounting functions is becoming a growing trend today because it delivers cost-effective results and lets businesses focus on their core business capabilities. Michael Adams, principal of accounting firm Adams Johnston, cites the lower cost of labour as one of the many obvious benefits of hiring offshore accountants. “To give you an idea, we can … Read more

Metro Clark set to be 2nd Largest PH Economic Hub

Last September, Angeles City Mayor Edgardo Pamintuan and Vice Mayor Vicky Vega-Cabigting attended a workshop that tackled the prospective future of the city, together with the Central Luzon Metropolitan Area, as “the second metropolis” of the Philippines. During the second quarter of this year, the plans for Clark Green City was unveiled. President Benigno Aquino … Read more

How Outsourcing Can Help with Workflow Blockages

Outsourcing has provided various benefits to the clients that use this service. But how does it actually help with workflow blockages? Outsourcing helps in streamlining your business process, enabling you to eliminate workflow bottlenecks. It increases the efficiency of your in-house staff as workload is distributed. It also helps in delivering your products or service … Read more

“Philippines, a Viable Host of MNC’s overseas operatcions” – NY-based Real Estate Firm

The Philippines is becoming a cost-effective destination for multinational companies, according to Cushman & Wakefield, a global real estate consultancy company. The Philippines is the second fastest growing economy in Asia and among the five largest Southeast Asian economies (ASEAN-5). It recently accelerated 7 places, placing 52nd, in World Economic Forum (WEF) Global Competitiveness Index … Read more

Unlocking More Benefits of Outsourcing

While the primary reason for outsourcing is cutting costs, most companies have realized that strategic outsourcing offers more advantages. Companies who use outsourcing more innovatively than their competitors have learned to create sustainable value that goes beyond financial sense. Ed Thomas, an analyst for Ovum research, explains, “Cost reductions are the table stakes, and companies want to … Read more

How to Select the Right Outsourcing Partner for Your Company

Choosing an outsourcing service provider is crucial to the success of your business. You should assess a potential service provider with the same process you use to hire an employee. The benefits of outsourcing will only be reaped when you are able to secure the right outsourcing partner for your company. Aside from the costs … Read more

How Outsourcing Can Help You Provide More Services to Clients

Outsourcing has helped improve organisation’s focus and generate growth. Among the many benefits of outsourcing is that it adds value to your business, helping you provide more services to your clients. Most economists would agree that it is a good business strategy. But how does it really affect in sustaining the value chain and extending … Read more