Category Archives: Outsourcing Events

Everything you ever needed to know about today's Finance and Accounting Outsourcing industry... but were afraid to ask

Everything you ever needed to know about today's Finance and Accounting Outsourcing industry... but were afraid to ask

Phil Fersht will reveal new HfS Research industry findings from its 2010 FAO deal review and present the views and intentions of several hundred HfS research subscribers. Stan Lepeak, Claudio Altini and Rick Bertheaud will give you the low-down from their client discussions, in addition to revealing some snippets from their brand new FAO service provider performance study.

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Learn how to assemble an airplane in mid-air... and become a Shared Services Outsourcing Professional

Learn how to assemble an airplane in mid-air... and become a Shared Services Outsourcing Professional

It's time to learn-up and sign-on to the SSON Managed Certification® and Online Learning Program, which kicks off its second session next Monday 29th November. And we've arranged for HfS subscribers to enjoy a 10% discount

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Get your governance right in 15 minutes with Stan and Esteban

Get your governance right in 15 minutes with Stan and Esteban

Still struggling to find that right governance model? Well you'll probably still be after listening to this, but they'll at least validate all the things that you should be doing, which you know you should probably doing, and are probably not, for whatever reason, but would love to if you could just get your boss to listen to you.

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Service Integration: Guy Fawkes fireworks or damp squib?

Service Integration: Fireworks or Damp Squid?

As HfS Research's Euan Davis readies for his annual trip to a bonfire, he muses on fireworks--municipal ones and the type he expected at a session about service integration last night, at PA Consulting Group’s SSON networking evening

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Phil and Esteban---Desperately Seeking Innovation

Desperately Seeking Innovation

What are you desperately seeking? Rosanna was Desperately Seeking Susan. Phil and Esteban? If you know them like we do, you know they're Desperately Seeking Innovation.

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HfS Research will be talking Cloud-sourcing in London this November

HfS Research will be talking Cloud-sourcing in London this November

You'll have a chance to see HfS Research's European research lead, Euan Davis, up close on November 18 at the IIAR London Forum in Central London from 3:45 – 6:30 pm. The session isubbed the "Cloud," and Euan will be giving the HfS Research view of the Cloud, based on brand-spanking new data our joint study with the London School of Economics, which covered the views and intentions of 1043 companies.

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Will customers buy CSC’s vision?

Will customers buy CSC’s vision?

We liked what we heard at CSC’s European analyst event. The provider outlined two strategies dealing with the short and long term realities of how you, the customer, buys IT and business services

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Just when you thought this week's New York event was cancelled... Rocket-fuel Frank saves the day

Just when you thought this week's New York event was cancelled... Rocket-fuel Frank saves the day

It's been quite a few days in the world of New York outsourcing events... firstly, the Global Sourcing Forum was cancelled over the weekend when the organizer had some sort of to-do with the Marriott hotel venue

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Meet the sourcing gangsters in Chicago

Meet the sourcing gangsters in Chicago

HfS has teamed with its networking partner, SSON, to present a superior discussion across the world of finance and sourcing, with Jay Desai, one of the buy-side's most respected voices for sourcing governance, Capgemini's own sourcing sherif David Poole, the pontiff of procurement Jason Busch... all moderated by HfS.

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Event Alert: Capgemini differentiates its BPO services on global delivery, but can it compete on price?

Event Alert: Capgemini differentiates its BPO services on global delivery, but can it compete on price?

Capgemini is one of the largest and most well-known European IT/BPO service providers and consulting firms, with revenues of $10 billion, but has struggled in the past become a household name in the US. However, its recent aggression in the BPO market, resulting in notable client wins such as Bunge and Coca-Cola Enterprises, has helped elevate Cepgemini as a serious contender for global enterprise BPO engagements.

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