As we learned in Chapter 7, management’s decision-making process includes determining the most cost-effective and efficient way to run an organization. In recent years, we have seen outsourcing by manufacturers and service providers is becoming increasingly common.
- Use the Internet and/or Strayer Library to research a firm that specializes in outsourcing consulting.
- Answer the two following questions:
- What are some of the ways that outsourcing can “strengthen the overall performance of the company”?
- What are some of the potential problems that arise when companies outsource?