How Outsourcing Jobs Creates more Local Jobs

Outsourcing as a business solution – is it merely a trend or are there other merits to this strategy that aren’t being considered? Does offshore labour hire take jobs away from locals or does it actually help to create more jobs for local Australians in the long-term?

A survey conducted in 2012 by the Australian Business Process Outsourcing Association, found that 45 to 65 percent of Australian organisations outsource some business processes. The reason?

Below we’ll discuss 3 of the top considerations businesses make when deciding whether or not to incorporate a business outsourcing solution, to help you decide whether it’s merely a trend or not.

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In 2018 Australian companies are becoming increasingly more global – as big businesses are growing, we’re seeing an increase of large scale companies seeking the services of offshore staff as a part of their long-term strategy. This trend is fast becoming the norm and for good reason. Truth be told, big corporations back in the 1980’s and 90’s made wholesale cuts which resulting in loss of jobs locally that the media were quick to hype up. This left a negative perception of offshore labour hire in the general public – but the forum has now changed. We’re seeing big corporations in small to medium enterprises, take on outsourcing solutions to help their business’ grow, not just as a quick fix, but as a part of their long term business plans.

By |July 25th, 2018|Business Process Outsourcing, General, Offshore Outsourcing Philippines, Outsourcing Staff|Comments Off on How Outsourcing Jobs Creates more Local Jobs

Building an eCommerce Website? Tips on What to Outsource

Building an eCommerce Website

 

So you’ve finally decided to expand your business and delve into owning your very own online store. The catch, you want to make it an easy and effortless process – at least for the most part.

 

Say no more! Building an eCommerce website can be a breeze given the plethora of software available at your fingertips. These include social tracking, online conversions, automated services, etc.

 

You can also opt to outsource certain tasks to competent souls who are eager to help you at a reduced cost – including third party companies that specializes on certain fields. Typically, this is the perfect set-up if hiring employees is not a viable option for you.

 

After all, a smart business owner understands that delegating is the way to go if you want to focus on GROWING your business at a faster pace.

 

Tasks to Outsource

Web Design, Development & Maintenance

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Now unless you are design savvy and an expert in programming, then this job is best left in the hands of experts. After all, this is where your customers will be making their purchases and you want to make sure that their experience is a positive one.

 

In addition to that, you need to figure out the best eCommerce platform for your business. The most popular ones include Big Cartel, BigCommerce, Magento, Shopify, WooCommerce and YoKart.

 

Once you’ve decided on your desired platform, the next step is to find a developer (or developers) who is adept with the platform you’ve chosen. As a responsible business owner, you should review their portfolio and ask for references – and the same goes for your web designer.

 

When […]

By |July 26th, 2017|Outsourcing Staff|Comments Off on Building an eCommerce Website? Tips on What to Outsource

Outsourcing SEO: Why You Should Be Doing It

To understand the value of outsourcing SEO, you need to understand the value of digital marketing.

How does SEO benefit you/your business?

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The fact is, one successful post can reach thousands perhaps even millions of people. Particularly when it’s ranked high enough. For this reason; the reach and benefits of the Internet, companies are spending more of their marketing budget on online campaigns and SEO (search engine optimisation).

That’s also why it’s ranked number 2 in our top-10 in-demand workplace skills for 2017. 

So, your next question is:

How do I get my business to make its way to the top of the search listings and generate frequent traffic?

Amazingly, 65% of businesses admit getting leads and website traffic is a challenge.

That’s because traditionally, you would have two options:

  1. Devote some of your precious time to performing these tasks or,
  2. Hire an expensive in-house employee to take care of it for you.

The problem is, neither of these solutions provide you with great value.

SEO is an ongoing task that cannot be neglected. Particularly in the constantly evolving digital market. Skills need to be reassessed and honed regularly in order to keep up with the current trends and algorithms. If you’re managing your SEO as a side task, it most likely doesn’t have your full attention and you’re probably not going to be optimising your content. Not to mention, you’re losing valuable time on other more important duties and essentially, not being performance efficient.

Hiring a brand new in-house employee comes with a hefty salary, plus added costs (training, pensions, taxes, energy, benefits etc.). Additionally, in order to know if you’re hiring the […]

By |January 17th, 2017|General, Offshore Outsourcing Philippines, Outsourcing Staff|Comments Off on Outsourcing SEO: Why You Should Be Doing It

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