How To Plan For Outsourcing Success

Learn how to implement a successful outsourcing plan

Is apprehension of outsourcing and its complexities holding your organization back from achieving strategic goals?

While there are many misperceptions regarding outsourcing, the justifications for it are strong. Outsourcing is a powerful business tool that can result in improved profitability, rapid growth in capacity at reduced expense, and added advantages against your more agile competitors.

Preparing an outsourcing plan or initiative, however, can be a daunting task and if done improperly can place your organization at serious risk.  Improper identification of candidate processes, corporate culture, inaccurate historical data, and lack of a committed executive sponsor can all negatively affect the success of an outsourcing initiative.

But there is good news! You don’t have to blindly navigate the waters of outsourcing. You can learn the best practices that will enable you to achieve large-scale financial and operational performance benefits by mitigating risks, optimizing results, and ensuring the overall success for your company’s outsourcing initiatives. How can you learn these best practices? By taking our online Express Course “How To Plan For Outsourcing Success.”


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How To Plan For Outsourcing Success

Learn how to implement a successful outsourcing plan

Is apprehension of outsourcing and its complexities holding your organization back from achieving strategic goals?

While there are many misperceptions regarding outsourcing, the justifications for it are strong. Outsourcing is a powerful business tool that can result in improved profitability, rapid growth in capacity at reduced expense, and added advantages against your more agile competitors.

Preparing an outsourcing plan or initiative, however, can be a daunting task and if done improperly can place your organization at serious risk.  Improper identification of candidate processes, corporate culture, inaccurate historical data, and lack of a committed executive sponsor can all negatively affect the success of an outsourcing initiative.

But there is good news! You don’t have to blindly navigate the waters of outsourcing. You can learn the best practices that will enable you to achieve large-scale financial and operational performance benefits by mitigating risks, optimizing results, and ensuring the overall success for your company’s outsourcing initiatives. How can you learn these best practices? By taking our online Express Course “How To Plan For Outsourcing Success.”

You will learn:

  • How to justify Business Process Outsourcing (BPO)
  • How to identify responsibilities for an executive sponsor of an outsourcing program
  • What to look for in a feasibility scan of candidate processes for outsourcing
  • How to address outsourcing and reengineering of broken processes
  • How to identify the characteristics of data that allow outsourcing providers to be more aggressive with pricing
  • How to structure an outsourcing project team and the roles required
  • How a Human Resources department contributes to the change management associated with outsourcing
  • What the foundational elements must be for selecting a “Best Fit” outsourcing provider
  • What you should expect from an outsourcing provider’s transition manager
  • What to include an outsourcing statement of work
  • And much more!

How This Online Express Course Works

  • Start this on-demand Express Course any time after you enroll; there’s no pre-scheduled start date!
  • This course has 1 lesson; it will take you between 30-60 minutes to complete.
  • Progress through the course at your own pace.
  • Learn best practices and processes designed so that you can apply your new skills in the real world!

What are others saying about this Express Course?

“How To Plan For Outsourcing Success offers tons of information. This course goes beyond the scope of things to consider when executing a BPO plan. Excellent!”

Janie Munroe
Product Manager
Arrow Electronics
Parker, CO

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How To Plan For Outsourcing Success

Number of  Express Courses: 1

Length of Training: ~ 1 Hour

Duration of Access: 30 days

Start Date: Access begins as soon as you enroll

Cost: $19 US

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