Over the past ten years there has been a massive growth in call centres worldwide. These centres are said to represent the most dynamic growth area in white-collar employment internationally since the mid 1990s. Yet the footloose and global nature of the industry means that jobs will always be susceptible to outsourced operations, ICT developments, public sector subsidization of business restructuring and re-location, and cheaper operations elsewhere. This book conducts a thorough analysis of this modern phenomenon.Introduction Offshore sourcing a the relocation of service jobs from the United States a has been widely described by ... A growing array of services formerly performed in the US, including customer support, claims processing and marketanbsp;...
|Title||:||Developments in the Call Centre Industry|
|Author||:||Julia Connell, John Burgess|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2006-09-27|