Take a good look back in time – 10 to 20 years in the past – and you will see the unmistakable positive influence that outsourcing has brought to the global market. Companies that hire outside firms to handle their non-core operations have grown into fertile businesses; that is, companies capable of being the best that they can be (if not only within regards to core functions), all while maintaining a respectable profit margin and market growth.
However, businesses that think the outsourcing process is laid-back or easy can become largely disappointed. Companies who often have high hopes and idealistic notions about outsourcing often find themselves blundered because their expectations about greater efficiency fail to be achieved. In order for you to have a better understand we have compiled a list of eight common misconceptions that clients and even vendors experience when considering outsourcing.
Ranging from impractical assumptions to mistaken views of risk, these myths can bring the success of your outsourcing project and even the organization’s overall services sourcing strategy into failure.
On behalf of the Focusinc Group Company, we present the 8 Common Misconceptions About Outsourcing (Infographic):