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Tag: outsourcing

Outsourcing your Public Presence

June 28, 2012

Many companies and organisations, large and small, now only interact with people through sites like Facebook and Google+. That is, …read the rest

Considering the Cost of Cheaper Products

August 29, 2011

http://www.care2.com/causes/do-your-kids-know-who-makes-their-disney-toys.html A Chinese factory that makes Disney’s best-selling Cars toys, as well as toys for Walmart and Mattel, uses child …read the rest

When Accounting and Management Destroy

August 24, 2011

The following story is not just about outsourcing, China or the US situation. As author Steve Denning writes, it’s been …read the rest