Offshoring tends mean different things to different people.  Even though tend to use Offshoring or Outsourcing as blanket terms, there is no ‘one size fits all’ solution when using an overseas workforce. I want to introduce you to the four major offshoring structures I come across frequently – Freelancing, Outsourcing, Offshoring Staffing and Company Owned Offshore Operations.  All four have their place in the offshoring landscape, and depending on your particular business, may or may not work for you.  In the coming posts, I’ll run…Continue Reading “Offshoring – What Does It All Mean? Part 1 – Freelancing”

Recently I’ve been asked a lot about offshoring.  There’s no doubt offshoring staff is becoming more commonplace every day.  For many small businesses, offshoring staff to countries like Philippines has become a great way to minimise cost while not compromising quality. We’ve had offshore staff (in the Philippines) for just under two years now, and the experience has been an overwhelming success.  We’ve got great people in our business who know their roles and add massive amounts of value.  It hasn’t all been smooth sailing, but we’ve…Continue Reading “Offshoring – it’s easy, I promise.”