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The Amazing Horse Race

The "Amazing Horse Race" is the ultimate public bloodbath of the sourcing industry, as the "Buy team" defends the title it gloriously won last year in Edinburgh. However this time it's not going to be quite as easy...

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And here are... HfS' 2011 Outsourcing Predictions... on demand

And here are... HfS' 2011 Outsourcing Predictions... on demand

nd here we are, like clockwork, jumping on the tackiest, lamest marketing exercise every analyst, consultant, CEO, and wannabe thought-leader always persists in doing... because you are supposed to gasp "Wow - they are predicting the future!"

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Meeting even those simple metrics can sometimes be a challenge...

even your granny could have put that one away...

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Building your governance team: if you hire monkeys, you get...

Building your governance team:  if you hire monkeys, you get...

A well defined outsourcing strategy

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HfS Research hires a new dynamo analyst, the likes of which you have never experienced...

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Smart governance will avoid blow-ups

Smart governance will avoid blow-ups

Ensure you have the right leadership to avoid potential disasters with your global sourcing strategy

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Innovation discovered!

The key to achieving innovation, is to nurture today's young talent, teaching new and creative methods

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Whats happens in India... stays in India

Whats happens in India... stays in India

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The Buy Family thunders home yet again!

The Buy Family thunders home yet again!

Aside from air strikes, ash clouds, oil leaks and Sarah Palin's previous plea to "drill baby drill", global media attention was briefly diverted, last week, to Edinburgh as some of BPO's top buyers and providers bravely duked it out the SSON's European Shared Services & Outsourcing Week.

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Are captives on the rebound?

Are captives on the rebound?

So now Indian prisons are piloting BPO services for cost-savvy providers. Hmmm...

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