In Defense of Responsible Offshoring and Outsourcing
Harvard Business Review
FEBRUARY 22, 2012
Yet, the imperatives of offshore facilities and employees are — and will remain — central to American companies' international competitiveness. employees can be 25 percent or greater of total workforce; its supply chain of third parties is vital. Offshoring and outsourcing today are like sex in the Victorian era: repressed or criticized in public discussion, much practiced in private behavior. Let's get real — and back to basics.