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The BPO Industry's Most Pressing HR Challenges

Human Resources (HR) is an integral part of any company, and a Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) company is no different. A Human Resource Management (HRM) team is responsible for maintaining the employer-employee relationship. This must be done throughout the phases of the employment cycle, from recruitment and onboarding to exit management. Several unique HR challenges in the BPO industry may arise due to a high employee volume, high employee turnover, and rigid client requirements.

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BPO Management: Moving Out of the Past and Into the Future

If you run a Business Process Outsourcing firm, you already know it’s the best time for the BPO industry. Numerous businesses worldwide are relying on outsourcing companies to access work flexibility and cost-efficiency. However, with the growing demand for Business Process Outsourcing services and the need to provide greater efficiency, outsourcing companies need a proper BPO management toolkit – now more than ever. What’s that? Why’s it important? Don’t worry.

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Offshore vs Onshore: Popular Processes, Pros, Cons

Choosing between offshore vs onshore is a major business decision for most companies while scaling up. As a business owner, you can either offshore your business processes by sending them outside the home country or continue to expand while staying onshore, within your own country. Both are popular business models that help a company improve its bottom line. So how do you choose one for your business? In this article, we’ll explore offshore and onshore processes in detail.

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Sales Outsourcing: Benefits, Risks, and Factors to Consider

Sales—the ingredient for business growth. But as the buying process has digitized massively in the past decade, sales has become an area of complexity. Buyers now have access to a wealth of information online about potential suppliers. There is no shortage of options for them, making it difficult for sellers to influence a buyer’s mind. Regardless of the niche, every business hits its limits after exhausting all opportunities to reach new markets or improve efficiency.

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Top 10 Mistakes to Avoid With Legal Process Outsourcing

Legal Process Outsourcing (LPO) is the process of hiring a third-party legal firm to manage law-related tasks while saving money and working with better talent. LPO is a part of the process of outsourcing any business operation. But legal process outsourcing, a type of business process outsourcing (BPO), can be risky as it involves transferring important legal tasks to an external agency. And a poor legal outsourcing partnership could lead to the loss of revenue and intellectual property.

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10 Common Pitfalls of Outsourcing (and Ways to Avoid Them)

Outsourcing is a smart strategy that helps businesses reduce their in-house burden and gain new operational capabilities while reducing their expenses. However, without adequate planning and monitoring, companies may face pitfalls that can negate the benefits of outsourcing. This becomes even more critical post the Covid 19 pandemic, which has forced business owners to rethink their priorities and strategies.

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6 Productivity Growth Tools To Help BPO Firms Recruit And Retain Top Talent

One of the great frustrations for outsourcing executives is that time is a finite resource. With ever-increasing workloads and rising client expectations, many would love the option of adding another hour to the workday or, in particularly busy periods, another day to the working week. The clock just keeps ticking though. Then there are smarter outsourcing firms that realize that while they can’t control time, they can do the next best thing and make every second count.

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How the Outsourcing Industry is Transitioning to Remote Work

Many outsourcing firms switched to remote work during the pandemic to maintain social distancing, minimize employee health risks, and conduct business as usual. It helped employees achieve better work life balance and employers benefitted from reduced operational costs and increased access to a global talent pool. But can the outsourcing industry maintain employee productivity and client service quality while working remotely?

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7 Strategies for BPO Firms to Retain Top Talent

The ‘war for talent’ is as intense as ever. A quarter of a century since global management consulting firm McKinsey first used the term when highlighting the increasingly fierce competition to attract and retain employees, the global pandemic has taken the challenge to a whole new level, so much so that one global survey of almost 1500 C-suite executives and board members has revealed the issue is now the number one concern for business leaders.

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Inhouse Vs Outsourced Software Development

In the digital era, more and more businesses rely on software development in order to enhance their business processes. Therefore, the need for software development is increasing at a mind-boggling rate. Inhouse software development is the first choice of businesses around the world. However, the shortage of developers or skilled professionals compels the business leaders to go for outsourcing. More businesses are relying on external teams in order to handle their software development projects.