Thanks to all of you who made the effort be part of a great December networking escapade in the Big Apple
However which was we look at this, this is going to be one helluva crowd – with a bevvy of buyside sourcing and shared services leaders from 60 major organizations, in addition to this motley crew
Still confused with GBS, but too afraid to ask what it’s all about? Then never fear as Deb Kops and the HfS team have the answers… in Chicago
We got some face time with flamboyant Massolution CEO, Carl Esposti (and founder of the Crowdsourcing.org community platform) about next week’s first-ever crowdsourcing & crowdfunding conference
“Massolution”, the first-ever crowdsourcing & crowdfunding conference, focused on the Fortune 1000 enterprise, is just about a month out, and we jumped at the opportunity to get some discounted tickets to HfS subscribers. We’ve also been talking to crowdsourcing kingpin and Massolution CEO, Carl Esposti (and founder of the Crowdsourcing.org community platform) about the approaching conference, which [...]
Momentum 2013 is the inaugural industry event dedicated to one of the most politically-charged and compelling issues in the services business today – domestic sourcing of IT and BPO services in America. And, as you might suspect, HfS will be there stirring things up!
And over at dreamSource, where 72% of the buyers work in company’s where the CEO on down focus predominantly on cost…
Welcome to dreamSource, where 73% of providers worry they may get fired for only delivering what was agreed in the contract
If you have recovered from the mental impairment caused by the really awful governance dancing, it’s time to get back to the serious discussion about the narrowing onshore/offshore cost gap, and diversity in sourcing…. so let’s visit the final part of our recent interview with Madelein Smit, outsourcing head at the global logistics giant, CEVA Logistics
There’s an Analytics for Banking, Finance & Insurance event in New York next week, and HfS Research is strolling down the I-95 to study the cerebral-ness.
If you’ve ever had some to read Freakonomics, you’ll know how excited we are to announce that co-author Steven Dubner has agreed to speak at our dreamSource event this spring.
For those of you attending our dreamSource summit this Spring, Lee and I will co-host a session entitled “If outsourcing were an employee, it would be fired”. Lee, who today has built and now leads shared services for heathcare provider, Ascension Health, caught up with us last week to talk about the session and why we called it just that…
Missed last week’s Banking & Financial Services webinar? Well fret no more, as we have the replay now available for your viewing and a full slide deck for our premium research subscribers. Enjoy!
A BIG thank you to all of you who took part in the exceptional HfS 50 Blueprint Sessions 2.0 this week in Boston
Contrary to Mr. Fersht’s implications that any analyst would desert his/her post before an event is concluded, this analyst was there at 8:00 AM for Mark Hurd’s (Oracle) presentation and remained there until 12:30 for one last discussion. So without further ado, here is the final installment…