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Robotic Process Automation: An antidote to outsourcing?

Posted By Stephen Skinner / April 24, 2018 / 0 Comments

Robotic process automation has higher-value IT tasks in its cross-hairs but could be the best antidote to outsourcing yet A quiet revolution with a potential impact on the IT workforce reminiscent of outsourcing may be under way in the form of robotic process automation. Geared toward automating a variety of business and computing processes typically […]

Get recruiters to take you seriously with these 7 resume tune-up tips

Posted By Stephen Skinner / September 8, 2017 / 0 Comments

I review dozens of resumes every week – from mostly highly skilled IT professionals with 20+ years of working experience and at least one university degree.  It astounds me how poorly written many of them are. Often, I have to search for the skill set I was advertising for. Poor formatting, spelling errors, too many […]

How to Shorten (Significantly) an Outsourcing Deal Negotiation: 5 Simple Points

Posted By Grant Geminiuc / July 18, 2017 / 0 Comments

By George J. Atis* May 5, 2017 I am just finishing up the last of three large outsourcing deals and I wanted to remind the Client-side of five simple points that will shorten your contracting cycle and put you in the best position to conclude the best deal for your company or organization. By the […]

3 Key Phases of a Data Centre Migration

Posted By Stephen Skinner / February 28, 2017 / 0 Comments

Data centre relocation/consolidation/migration is not just about moving servers from one location to another location. It is about moving the core business controls & operations of an organization. It is comparable to performing an organ transplant operation while keeping the patient in “business as usual” condition. A simplified migration and relocation methodology typically runs in […]

Managing 3rd Party Risk of IT Offshore Sourcing Programs

Posted By marketinggarage / November 24, 2016 / 0 Comments

As outsourcing has increased, so has the presence of offshore teams with many leading and upcoming IT service providers now setting up teams at offshore delivery centers.   Offshore teams have a tremendous opportunity for cost savings and scalability. However, they add a new dimension to an already complex organization structure where IT services are […]

6 Must-Read Project Management Books

Posted By marketinggarage / November 15, 2016 / 0 Comments

Choosing a good book to read can be a challenge. There are countless project management books to choose from and, with limited time on your hands, we know how important it is for you to choose a book that is worthwhile. Find books that will provide you with key lessons and insights that will make […]

What Is the Difference Between Outsourcing and Out-tasking?

Posted By marketinggarage / October 18, 2016 / 0 Comments

Not clear about the difference between outsourcing and out-tasking? Not sure which strategy makes the most sense for your business? Organizations are often unclear about the differences between IT outsourcing and IT out-tasking. They commonly use the terminology interchangeably even though they are very different strategies with different implementation timeline and complexity. Out-tasking sits on […]

Terminating an IT Outsourcing Relationship? 8 Key Considerations

Posted By marketinggarage / May 17, 2016 / 0 Comments

An outsourcing arrangement takes a lot of time, one-time fees, management oversight and operational focus to setup. The decision to enter or exit such a long-term relationship should not be taken lightly. Most often no financial business case can be made to switch early due to the high switching costs. The switching costs include outgoing […]

8 Ways to Identify Big IT Contract Savings in Just 30 Days

Posted By marketinggarage / March 31, 2016 / 0 Comments

Is your organization under pressure to cut costs? Are you looking to maximize your IT efficiency without sacrificing your strategic IT goals?   IT Cost Take Out All organizations are under pressure to cut costs while improving services during the current world economic challenges.  Once business growth and the demands on IT to move quickly begin to […]

4 Steps to Accelerate Your Business Process in 30 Days

Posted By Grant Geminiuc / February 24, 2016 / 0 Comments

Trying to reduce labor costs while improving customer service?  Do you want to accelerate your multi-year ROI “transformation program” for consolidation, legacy modernization, BPO and/or digitization effort? Let R3P show you how to realize cost reductions within 30-day waves leveraging an automated agile approach.  We can also accelerate your consolidation benefits so you won’t wait […]