It’s hard to search for any company without finding an outsourced alternative. Though a user of outsourcing (I feel like I’m at a recovery group meeting) in the past, there were some hard lessons learned along the way that I thought would be helpful to share with you.
Before we start, the assumption I’m working with for this post is that outsourcing implies off-shore or out-of-town. We can explore the same analysis to what we like to call ‘local-sourcing’ (finding a local, outsourced alternative that is in your time zone/language/area code) in a later post. [Read more…]