The Outsourcing Handbook is a practical guide to all of the management issues surrounding outsourcing. Ignoring grand theories, the authors share with you lessons learnt in the outsourcing "trenches" of the real world. Easy to read, it will help you to: ? understand each stage of the outsourcing process; ? improve and strengthen the process once it has been implemented; ? concentrate on the important details that will ensure a project?s success. Regardless of what is being outsourced, if you follow the process outlined in The Outsourcing Handbook, success is almost guaranteed. It will prove invaluable to managers who are contemplating using outsourcing as a strategic weapon. Contents: Introduction ? Ten common traps of outsourcing ? The outsourcing life cycle ? Strategic assessment ? Defining your needs ? Vendor assessment ? Negotiation and contract management ? Project initiation and project transition ? Managing the relationship ? Continuing, modifying or terminating the arrangement ? Back on the dance floor ? repeating the process ? Industry best practices Printed Pages: 240. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: Outsourcing is now increasingly used as a competitive weapon in today's global economy. The Outsourcing Handbook is a step-by-step guide to the whole outsourcing process. It looks at key factors in the success of a project as well as problem areas and potential pitfalls. It provides an objective, repeatable process that allows organizations to maximize returns on outsourcing investments. Unlike most outsourcing books, The Outsourcing Handbook takes a process-oriented, actionable, and structured approach to understanding the intricacies of constructing, managing, and even terminating an outsourcing engagement.
About the Author:
Mark J. Power is President of ROS Incorporated, an outsourcing education, process and consultancy company based in Chicago.
Kevin C. Desouza is on the faculty of the Information School at the University of Washington and is a Senior Strategic Advisor to the Engaged Enterprise.
Carlo Bonifazi is co-founder and Vice-President of ROS Incorporated.
Titel: The Outsourcing Handbook: How to Implement a...
Verlag: Kogan Page Limited/Viva Books
Auflage: First edition.
Buchbeschreibung Kogan Page, 2006. Gebundene Ausgabe. Buchzustand: Sehr gut. 222 Seiten kleine Lagerspuren am Buch, Inhalt einwandfrei und ungelesen 129508 Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 600. Artikel-Nr. 117219