Tag: staff leasing

Thinking Offshoring? Read this ……………

THE BACKGROUND 20 years ago the BIG corporate businesses outsourced their very structured processes to countries that have a pretty good education system and really LOW WAGES – like $100 a week. This developed a competitive edge over smaller businesses. 10 years ago Employment portals – like oDesk came along.  Suddenly Smaller employers in the […]

What’s the difference between Offshoring and Outsourcing?

I’ve had a few people ask me this. “Outsourcing” is when you give all or part of a business process to a third party who run the process, giving you back the result.  Most of us outsource our Accounting to an Accountant.  20 odd years ago big corporates outsourced complete processes like all their call […]

The Changing World Of Employment: What’s Next?

To appreciate this discussion, you need to understand that in the Philippines, larger corporate employers typically pay their administration workers with a university degree $45AUD a week. That’s $1.13AUD an hour. Away from these larger employers, wages are even lower. The scary part is that they are often better educated than their counterparts in the […]