Why outsource? Who does it? What are the benefits? As more and more companies seek to streamline their operation and concentrate on their core business, sourcing work from outside the company has become an increasing necessity. Johnson looks at successful outsourcing organizations and how this method of productivity has improved business. This book: *provides a balanced view of the pros and cons of outsourcing and how to do it *gives a highly practical, down-to-earth presentation of outsourcing *is accessible with many international examples *contains checklists and box-story items to highlight specific issues and options *includes 'How to Outsource' guide. The ...in brief books provide a critical 'snapshot' of the major management fashions and fads influencing business strategy. They cut through the consultants' jargon and steer a practical, common sense course through the theory and hype. The provide managers with a balanced view based on evidence rather missionary zeal, so that they can be better informed. Balanced view of the pros and cons of outsourcing and how to do it Accessible with many international examples Contains checklists and box-story items to highlight specific issues and optionsPanasonica#39;s Cardiff factory, which manufactures television and microwave ovens for the European and old Eastern bloc ... Each television goes out with a registration document, guarantee card and a user manual that has been translated into a ... To coordinate its outside print source, the company would generate a full TV set production forecast and then a three-month MRP schedule which the printeranbsp;...
|Title||:||Outsourcing --in Brief|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 1997|