Tag Archives: outsourcing

Outsourcing: does size really matter?

A recent blog by William Carson here on the Teleperformance UK pages explored the perceptions of size in a partner company. This is a question any company executive will ask when they are about to select a partner to work … Continue reading

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True innovation comes from a deep understanding of the present – and past

One of the challenges faced by the Teleperformance team when they go out to meet prospective clients is that our competitors have argued that Teleperformance is ‘too big’ … the implication being that a smaller rival will be more agile … Continue reading

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Teleperformance wins two major European awards! #TeamWorkWins

The Teleperformance EMEA team were out in force at the European Outsourcing Association awards last night in London. This is one of the biggest events in the European outsourcing calendar and they had been shortlisted for three European awards. Earlier … Continue reading

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Those persistent myths about outsourcing

Real Business featured a great article recently in which they described and debunked some of the myths about outsourcing a customer service function. You can read the full article here, but my comments on the five key points are: Language … Continue reading

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Teleperformance UK is on the NOA award shortlist!

The National Outsourcing Association Awards (NOAAs) – shortlist has just been announced and 38 different companies have made it onto the shortlist this year. Because the shortlist features so many different companies and is so representative of the industry as … Continue reading

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Is the rock-star analyst dead?

Hfs Research always like to shoot straight from the hip with their opinion on the way the industry analyst business is changing so it was interesting to see their latest blog post on the death of the rock-star analyst. Everyone … Continue reading

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Paying for what you use: nothing more nothing less

One of the key trends in outsourcing that has generally been led by the public sector – rather than private – is the move towards outcome-based-agreements. But as contracts are increasingly written with payment tied to outcomes, the supplier community … Continue reading

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Your mess for less *or* the buck stops with you

Outsourcing is often confused with procurement or purchasing, because many of the same drivers influence these strategic decisions. Both involve efficiency planning, cost reduction, comparing the price of various suppliers. It’s easy to see how the two disciplines get confused. … Continue reading

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EOA Awards: Teleperformance wins 2013 CSR award!

One of the really important differences about Teleperformance compared to many other companies I have worked at is a genuine focus on corporate social responsibility (CSR). CSR is a topic that is often managed like a marketing programme – a … Continue reading

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Hfs: The latest for outsourcing in 2013

Hfs Research is a great place to look for pragmatic analysis of the global sourcing market and their latest annual ‘state of the outsourcing industry’ survey for 2013 has just been published. The key findings of the new research include: … Continue reading

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