Unformatted text preview: company a lot of money which could allow them to expand their business or focus on new products. c. The problem that the company would face would have to lay off workers. As stated in the book many of the 365 workers have been there for well over a decade and in a way would be as if you laid off a friend. 2. Is producing automotive parts a “core” business process for Hammaker manufacturing? Explain. a. Due to the fact that the resources that would be needed to 3. Do companies ever outsource “core” business processes? Search the Internet to see if you can find an example of a company or an industry that out sources core business processes. What are they? Why are they doing this? a. 4. What social or legal issues might Demise consider? Be specific and explain why these issues might be important to Hammaker manufacturing. a. 5. What would you recommend if you were one of the analysts at the consulting firm? Explain....
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- Spring '09
- Economics, Business process outsourcing