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How To Get The Biggest Bang For Your Technology Buck

There were only 24 hours left. Tomorrow the board would pull the plug on the project which had continued for well over 3 years. The total costs as per internal calculations had run into hundreds of millions of dollars. External consultants reckoned that when you included the costs of internal resources seconded to the project from […]

Caveat Emptor – Buyer Beware

A better method 1 - OUTSOURCING - GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN GROUP

www.outsourcing3.com Beware the Story: Trust Your Emotions AND Verify All Facts Less that two-thirds of all outsourcing succeed because of the way human brain functions. If the croc-brain takes over the survival instinct kicks in and the decision is purely instinct or emotion based. However, if the modern neo-cortex takes over the decision is purely […]

Amazon and the 5 STARS

We already defined the importance and features of a successful business network, through the necessity of 5 key cornerstones – Fire-Aim-Ready Innovation, $eed-to-$tore Efficiency, Transaction Optimisation Profitability, Advanced Product Phasing, and Results-focused Outsourcing and Modularisation – in the previous article. Now let us prove it by taking an example, which reflects their necessity. Amazon is […]

Same same but different: Apple’s emerging rival Xiaomi continues to upstage demand with market valuation more than Nokia’s sale price of $10 Billion

China’s three-year-old technology company Xiaomi has recently announced the sale of its flagship Mi-3 smartphone will be on the Chinese top messaging app Wechat. This is another in a series of tactics deployed by Xiaomi to get to the heart of consumers and spur their demand. Already with 7.2 million handsets sold last year in […]

Apple’s manufacturer invests millions in the US to meet more demand

Taipei-based Foxconn Technology Group, whose biggest client is Apple, is to invest $US40 million in the United States to boost its high-end production chain. The move, welcomed by the US government, is part of the growing trend to seek a non-China outsourcing location. The world’s biggest contract electronics manufacturer will commit $US30 million to build […]

4 key areas of mistakes in IT deployment

Although Information Technology systems have evolved over the past decades, failures are still frequent. Most IT systems fail because their implementation does not follow the process and the conditions that it should. The people in charge often realize it too late, when the process is already in place. In fact, they only realize it when […]

5 Business Boosters

When establishing a business strategy, CEOs and other executives often do it on random criteria. However, it is necessary to determine specific criteria and axes beforehand. In fact, every organization is particular and has its specificities, which implies different approaches in terms of strategies. The strategy you decide to implement has to be adapted to […]

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