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Possible Consequences for the Acquisition of Level 3 Communications by CenturyLink

Over the last few months, most technology companies have been investing through acquisitions in order to accelerate growth and market share. Of late, Supply Wisdom has seen several organizations reorganizing their service models and growth strategies. With the rising requirement for newer technologies, most large suppliers are acquiring smaller companies to create more value for their shareholders. Such is the […]

By |November 9th, 2017|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Risks Involved in Outsourcing Analytics

In the field of outsourcing, analytics is the latest to join the list. Owing to the growing availability of data and the competitive edge it has provided to a few companies, a large number of organizations are looking to realize revenues through collected data. According to MIT Sloan Management Review, the percentage of companies that seem to be using their […]

By |October 26th, 2017|0 Comments

In the Evolving Business Environment, Can You Overlook Real-Time Risk Monitoring?

Infrastructure security inadequacies at companies such as Equifax, Deloitte, and Accenture in the past few weeks have been part of corporate discussions. These are big reputed companies, which one may assume secure their network with strict security measures in place, but they have also succumbed to data breach incidents and neglect such as old servers being left exposed revealing sensitive […]

By |October 12th, 2017|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Geo-Political Risk – A Hard Reality for Investors in the APAC Region

Globalization is a reality that compels businesses to rethink how they would manage their operations across multiple markets. Before expanding into other locations, businesses must evaluate the pros and cons surrounding a particular location. Due diligence studies and strategic location analysis is a must, which basically involves assessment of all types of risks pertaining to a particular location, especially Geo-Political […]

By |October 5th, 2017|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Thought Leadership and Its Importance for a Company

“Thought leadership should be an entry point to a relationship. Thought leadership should intrigue, challenge, and inspire even people already familiar with a company. It should help start a relationship where none exists, and it should enhance existing relationships.”
– Daniel Rasmus

Wikipedia terms thought leadership as a ‘business jargon’ and also defines it as content that is perceived by others as […]

By |September 28th, 2017|Tags: , , |0 Comments

How Viable is a Colossal Workforce for the Outsourcing Sector in the Long Run?

The outsourcing industry has always thrived on the availability of a low-cost workforce and the numbers in terms of adequate workforce have always played a vital role in making any country or location an attractive outsourcing destination. The outsourcing giants, China and India, have long been benefited with the presence of their enormous IT-BPO labor pool of more than 8 million and 5 million respectively. Many other outsourcing destinations such as Brazil and Philippines are also utilizing the advantage of large labor pools that they possess. Also, the risk of scalability associated with any location for outsourcing goes down with the increasing labor pool as it gives the clients a relief that there wouldn’t be any shortage of employees for the processes or services which are outsourced to that particular location. Additionally, higher availability of a workforce also ensures the continuance of low labor cost as in many locations higher labor costs are primarily driven by the shortage of adequate workforce. […]

By |September 21st, 2017|Tags: , , , , |24 Comments

How Artificial Intelligence Will Redesign the Healthcare Industry

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Coupled with leading industries, the healthcare industry is one of the lifelines for an economy. It drives and contributes not only to saving lives, but also to maintaining a sustainable market by contributing to the country’s GDP. With the industry already set up, countries seek to enhance services rendered by improving policies, accessibility, and reducing cost. With the need to […]

By |September 14th, 2017|Tags: , , |0 Comments

CEO Vishal Sikka’s Resignation Highlights Clash of Cultures at Infosys

It is no secret that over the years, Infosys is regarded as a representation of excellent corporate governance practices, ethics, and values. Infosys has been known for its ethos, deep-rooted values, and unquestionable integrity. In the past, Infosys was looked up to by other companies as a benchmark for having no reports of wrongdoing. The company was held in […]

By |September 7th, 2017|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Outsourcing Conglomerates and Their Bitter-Sweet Relationship with Regulators

Outsourcing conglomerates and regulatory agencies have for long, managed to co-exist without having to interfere much when it came to conducting day-to-day business activities and market expansion operations. This arrangement served well for both parties through 1990s and early 2000s. Nevertheless, this arrangement has evolved considerably in the last decade. The expanding need of global connectivity and technological disruption has […]

By |August 31st, 2017|1 Comment

Emerging Cyber Threats and Rising Cyber Security Risks for Organizations

In this digital era, the internet has facilitated the quick adoption of technology by businesses making online transactions easier. However, with increasing digitalization, the number of cyber-attacks is on the rise. It seems organizations are not fully equipped to manage IT security and tackle security threats to their business operations. Cyber-attacks can adversely impact businesses as they can compromise sensitive […]

By |August 24th, 2017|Tags: , , , |0 Comments