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  • Managing Change in IT Outsourcingby Albert Plugge

    Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 100.00

    Through case studies this volume provides evidence that a link between sourcing capabilities and organizational structure contributes to a positive sourcing performance. Reveals that providers who are able to adapt to changing client circumstances, whilst establishing a fit, succeed in achieving a sustainable performance. more...

  • Vested Outsourcing, Second Editionby Kate Vitasek; Mike Ledyard; Karl Manrodt

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 45.00

    In her classic book Vested Outsourcing , Kate Vitasek identified the top 10 flaws in most outsourced business models and shows organizations how to rethink their outsourcing relationships in a way that will lower costs, improve service, and increase innovation. This revised edition includes updated case studies and a new chapter based on Dell. more...

  • Globalization, Outsourcing and Labour Development in ASEANby Shandre Thangavelu; Aekapol Chongvilaivan

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 150.00

    Due to technical advances in production and communication technology, outsourcing ? contracting out production of intermediate materials and services ? has affected the economic growth of the ASEAN region. This new book fills an important gap in the literature looking at the impact outsourcing has on labour markets, its subtle effects on regional... more...

  • Bringing Jobs Back to the USAby Tim Hutzel; Dave Lippert

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 39.95

    A follow-up to Tim Hutzel's previous book, Keeping Your Business in the USA: Profit Globally While Operating Locally, this book tells the stories of companies that have sent their jobs outside of the USA and the negative effects this had on the quality of their products and services, employees, supply chain providers, and consumers. Bringing... more...

  • Successful Outsourcing and Multi-Sourcingby Mr Derek Parlour

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 114.95

    The author of Successful Outsourcing and Multi-Sourcing is a practitioner heading an operation that handles 400 million customer contacts a year with less than 30 staff, through both outsourcing and multi-sourcing. As well a focus on multi-sourcing, the book addresses the question of why a business should outsource in the first place and how decisions... more...

  • Plunkett's Outsourcing & Offshoring Industry Almanac 2015by Jack W. Plunkett

    Plunkett Research, Ltd. 2014; US$ 349.99

    PLUNKETT'S OUTSOURCING & OFFSHORING INDUSTRY ALMANAC 2015 Key findings: •Plunkett Research lists top 300 companies in Outsourcing & Offshoring and names top trends changing the industry for the mid term. Key Features: •Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence •Market forecasts and Industry Statistics... more...

  • Advanced Outsourcing Practiceby Mary C. Lacity; Leslie P. Willcocks

    Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 105.00

    A rich database of over 2,200 outsourcing arrangements, studied across sectors and geographies, and over time, from inception, through contract signing, to outcomes. This book has unparalleled insight into the robust practices that have been proven effective time and again. more...

  • The New IT Outsourcing Landscapeby Leslie P. Willcocks; Mary C. Lacity

    Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 105.00

    Written by the world's leading academics in the outsourcing field, this books gives the most recent overview of developments in research and practice. It focuses on new practices in innovation, offshoring, onshoring, capabilities, project management and cloud services, offering a distinctive theory of outsourcing. more...

  • Out of Sightby Erik Loomis

    The New Press 2015; US$ 25.95

    When jobs can move anywhere in the world, bosses have no incentive to protect either their workers or the environment. Work moves seamlessly across national boundaries, yet the laws that protect us from rapacious behavior remain tied to national governments. This situation creates an all-too-familiar ôrace to the bottom,? where profit is generated... more...

  • Plunkett's Apparel & Textiles Industry Almanac 2015by Jack W. Plunkett

    Plunkett Research, Ltd. 2015; US$ 349.99

    Plunkett'S Apparel & Textiles Industry Almanac 2015 Key Findings: &Bull;Plunkett Research Lists Top 350 Companies in Apparel and Textiles and Names Top Trends Changing the Industry for the Mid Term. Key Features: &Bull;Industry Trends Analysis, Market Data and Competitive Intelligence &Bull;Market Forecasts and Industry Statistics &Bull;Industry... more...