DWP pushed into more outsourcing? There’s been nothing official yet but the scuttlebutt on the Internet suggests that the Department of Work and Pensions is going to face the need for more outsourcing, very soon indeed. The reports started in the Guardian and were picked up by other sources. If…news | 12.03.2014
Offshoring is controversial enough; people imagine it means job cuts and opting for the cheapest possible alternatives to everything, this is an attitude endemic in the US even more than it is in the UK. However, according to a new report from Colliers International and the Manufacturing & Industrial Community…news | 12.03.2014
The Bank of Ireland will outsource its technology and change group to Accenture, throwing 200 jobs into uncertainty. Accenture is big in Dublin and staff have found out that the transition will be complete by June. Staff will have either to work for Accenture, accept voluntary severance or look at…news | 11.03.2014
Outsourcing giants Serco and Capita look set to go head to head in a bid to manage the Government’s military estate, with the Government naming Capita as its preferred bidder. This will be a blow to Serco, which according to a Reuters report (http://uk.reuters.com/article/2014/03/10/uk-britain-capita-idUKBREA290W520140310) will have been hoping a defence…news | 11.03.2014
The global Knowledge Processing Outsourcing (KPO) market is on the march and set to grow 23.12% CAGR from now until 2018, says a new report from Reportsnreports.com. There are a number of reasons for this growth, which by any measure is going to outstrip any movement in the world economy…news | 10.03.2014
Purple Cow Media is pleased to announce the appointment of Guy Clapperton as Managing Editor of its flagship title, Professional Outsourcing Magazine. He joins the team after his predecessor, Chris Middleton, spent four successful years helping to establish the magazine as the leading independent title for the outsourcing industry in…
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