Time is now to Redefine the Offshore OutsourcingMonday, January 23, 2006
Offshore Outsourcing is the process which is accepted by almost all the industries and all the companies are now involved in this process in one or the other way. Day by day use of this way of business process is increasing and more and more companies are now getting involved in it. As more and more companies are getting involved in it the business process is also taking change. In many companies the process is now done in the different way and for the different purposes. Though this process is not new to the world as it is in the existence for more than two centuries. In the past it used to happen because of some particular reasons, like if any country which runs short of resources in that case they used to take the help of the overseas services. Still it was very rare and occasional process in the past. But in present scenario the process of Offshore Outsourcing is taking place for almost all the business process. Time has come now to redefine the overall business process.
In Offshore Outsourcing process maturity is now taking place. Vendors and clients are now becoming more and more mature and redefine the business process themselves. Many companies believe that using the overseas vendors has been very successful. They say that these services have added to their skill sets and help them in savings lots of money. But it is also true that the practice pattern of the overseas service providers is now changing. Now the companies are also combining the contracts with more than one Offshore Development companies to reduce the risk of the business. It can also be marked that the management services related to Offshore Outsourcing have changed. It is also noticed that in the cases of failure of the project poor communication is the main reason. You should have a stateside manager who can play an important role in making the communication smooth. Stateside relationship with the service providers will let the clients and the vendors discuss the topics in proper and better manner. Without this it might be possible that misunderstanding may take place and project might get fail in the process of Offshore Outsourcing.
For the successful deal in Offshore Outsourcing it is also require doing the business for a longer period of the time than and only you will be able to get the value of the investment behind the overseas services. It is also helpful to establish an internal central project office for the purpose of the evaluation. For such overseas services proper communication and collaboration are keys to get the success. Close and long term relationship with the opposite parties rather the professional relations will also help the company in the success of the Offshore Outsourcing deals.
In short trend in the field of the Offshore Outsourcing services is getting changed. As the market is becoming more and more mature, its demands are also changing with the time period. To be competitive and to avoid the business risks it is better to cope up with the change management.