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In 200 words, identify 3 reasons why companies outsource. Identify a company that has outsourced and discuss why the outsource strategy was or was not successful.

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Off-shoring is when companies send jobs overseas in a plan to save the company funds. Customer service call center jobs are generally sent to India as the labor costs are lower. This is considered off-shoring outsourcing.
The benefits of off-shoring are the cost savings to the company. When 30 jobs are off-shored, the company 1) no longer has to pay benefits for these 30 employees 2) no longer pays the high salaries it paid ...

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