Philippines: 2nd in the Top 100 Outsourcing Destination List

The Philippines has made headlines over the previous years for its continual growth as a Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) destination. In 2009, the Philippines won the Offshoring Destination of the Year at the National Outsourcing Association (NOA) Awards held on October 2009 in London. This was the second time that the country accomplished the prestigious […]

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5 Reasons Why You Should Hire a Virtual Assistant

Many entrepreneurs are reluctant to take the plunge into getting a virtual assistant. So often they don’t get the help that they need because they think hiring a full-time, physical assistant is their only option and it’s not. The truth is, many professional relationships today are virtual. Almost all business transactions are conducted via email, […]

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Outsourcing is more fun in the Philippines!

In 2012, the Philippines launched a tourism marketing campaign titled “It’s more fun in the Philippines.” The Philippine government’s campaign to attract visitors to the country is based on the experiences of pleasantly surprised tourists who have been here in the past. But outside of the beach scene, the natural wonders and the nightlife, the […]

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How Outsourcing Affects the Global Economy

Outsourcing is a subject that draws much attention and debate whenever it’s discussed in a public arena; something that is unlikely to change, no matter how convincing the arguments are. This is often why outsourcing discussions occur behind closed doors and involve only high level business executives. However, whilst the delicate nature of outsourcing will […]

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How much does it cost to lease a Virtual Employee?

When it comes to hiring a virtual employee prices can vary from the very cheap to inexpensive, the very nature of outsourcing is inexpensive labor! On the low end of the scale, in the $2-$4 an hour range are work at home people that often have unreliable internet, background noise, distractions and no oversight. You […]

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What is the typical Filipino skill set?

The Philippines boasts a large population of highly educated and skilled citizens who are ready for work and with over 400,000 university graduates joining the workforce every year the talent pool is only getting bigger. Many of these graduates are educated in data entry, IT or customer service related fields, making them ideal for a company looking […]

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The Top 10 Outsourcing Benefits!

The benefits of outsourcing are now fairly well known. Large publicly listed companies hailing from all major industries have hired BPO (Business Process Outsourcing) companies to cater to a plethora of operations and services. Now the benefits of outsourcing are available to small and medium sized companies as well. Business Process Outsourcing refers to the […]

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