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Running head: OUTSOURCING 1 Offshore Outsourcing Wayland Baptist University MISM 5306 – Management of Information Systems Offshore outsourcing is when an organization finds outside firm in another country that can provide products and services that that company needs. Outsourcing initially was used to find cheap labor but is now used in for many other things when it comes to developing
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OUTSOURCING 2 information systems (Bidgoli, 2016, p. 204). Offshore outsourcing has become easier with the advances in technology and has its advantages and disadvantages. One big disadvantage is the fact that American jobs are lost. These are not just blue collar jobs; it is white collar jobs as well. Research shows that companies are predicted to outsource over 200,000 jobs a year to India alone (Baker, 2004). This raises the amount of Americans looking for work and makes the job market that much more challenging, not to mention unemployment rates rising.
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  • Spring '16
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