Category Archives: Business Process Outsourcing (BPO)

HfS hammers the final nail in the legacy analyst coffin with the HfS ThinkTank

HfS hammers the final nail in the legacy analyst coffin with the HfS ThinkTank

It’s time to close the chapter on the legacy analyst industry that has lost its identity, independence and sense of purpose.

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Ian Maher... Sourcing Star

Ian Maher... Sourcing Star

Phil Fersht interviews Ian Maher, the automation and outsourcing genius behind the Hanover Insurance Group

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We are in the People Elimination business. How did it get this bad, and can we change course? (Rant warning)

We are in the People Elimination business. How did it get this bad, and can we change course? (Rant warning)

Why are we on an inexorable nosedive to the lowest common denominator of creating and promoting business operations that no longer require people?

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Why even the Beeb needs sourcing standards

Why even the Beeb needs sourcing standards

HfS interviews Jim Hemmington of the BBC and Chris Halward of the GSA about global sourcing standards and how the Beeb does if for 1.4 billion pounds of annual external spend

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The spreading outsourcing disease: barely a third of buyers see real value in their current provider relationships

The spreading outsourcing disease: barely a third of buyers see real value in their current provider relationships

Private poll of 60 enterprise buyers at the NY HfS Summit yields a depressing state of affairs for current outsourcing relationships

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The traditional outsourcing model is officially out of value, but the future is bright for co-innovation partnerships

The traditional outsourcing model is officially out of value, but the future is bright for co-innovation partnerships

The door is wide open for ambitious providers willing to invest in developing their talent, but closing firmly shut for those perpetuating what worked in the past

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Genpact becomes the first provider to acquire an AI platform

Genpact becomes the first provider to acquire an AI platform

Genpact moves to integrate true artificial intelligence with its business process service offerings by acquiring the impressive Boston-based Rage Frameworks.

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NASSCOM 2017: Indian IT services paralyzed by Trump, but being a deer in the headlights is not an option

NASSCOM 2017: Indian IT services paralyzed by Trump, but being a deer in the headlights is not an option

The smart strategy is to expect the worst and make measures now to get in front of it....

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Unveiling the first ever Digital OneOffice Premier League (Webinar Replay)

Unveiling the first ever Digital OneOffice Premier League (Webinar Replay)

A Special Webcast Event On Thursday 9th February, Where We Discuss The Future Outsourcing Framework: The Digital Oneoffice

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Offshore has become Walmart…as Outsourcing becomes more like Amazon

Offshore has become Walmart…as Outsourcing becomes more like Amazon

No one cares much about “offshore” as a strategy anymore - it has become part of the fabric of managing a global operating model

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