Finance & Accounting

Cause Celebre: Changing the Way the Cookie Crumbles | Article

Cause Celebre: Changing the Way the Cookie Crumbles | Article

The story of how to change it can’t be done to dream come true using outsourcing.

Collaboration Wins: Removing ‘Risk’ from Calculated Business Risks | Article

Collaboration Wins: Removing ‘Risk’ from Calculated Business Risks | Article

A story of following important, fundamental steps in outsourcing to create business opportunities and a climate for change.

The Trust Factor | Article

The Trust Factor | Article

Hill Holliday, a marketing firm, wanted to outsource its employee time management. It liked the ASP solution. But first it had to make sure the provider it selected had financial stability.

Outsourcing Disaster Relief | Article

Outsourcing Disaster Relief | Article

After 9/ll, people from all over the world sent contributions to the Twin Towers Fund to help the families of the fallen. Outsourcing was the fastest way to handle non-core aspects of disaster relief. OPI, a Manhattan-based service provider, volunteered to provide the fund’s accounting.

Law Firm Profitability Requires Non-Legal Expertise | White Paper

Law Firm Profitability Requires Non-Legal Expertise | White Paper

Law firms are struggling with lawyer churn, ability to attract clients, ability to improve services to clients, growing pains, changes in competition and technology, and a poor economy. This paper addresses challenges unique to the legal industry in its adoption of outsourcing as a highly effective strategy to achieve profitability and competitive advantage. Click here […]

Finance and Accounting BPO Adds Up to Business Transformation | Article

Finance and Accounting BPO Adds Up to Business Transformation | Article

Finance and accounting outsourcing has gone beyond transaction processing to enter the realm of business transformation. Today, chief financial officers require data to help them make better financial decision.

The Major Event of 2002 | Article

The Major Event of 2002 | Article

When 2002 dawned, there was a dearth of credible service providers. Then three different kinds of providers stepped into the breach. The result: broader offerings for today’s buyers.

The Expanding Territory of Offshore Outsourcing | Article

The Expanding Territory of Offshore Outsourcing | Article

Suppliers are moving the back office to the four corners of the globe. At the same time, buyers, now firmly committed to offshore solutions, are wrestling with the decision to select a near shore or farshore provider. Here’s what’s going on in offshore outsourcing.

Shrinking Consumer Dollars Lead to Greater Interest in Retail Outsourcing | Article

Shrinking Consumer Dollars Lead to Greater Interest in Retail Outsourcing | Article

Six major trends dominated retail outsourcing in 2002. Good news for providers: retailers are shopping for outsourced solutions as they struggle to do more with less.

Contracting for International Outsourcing | Article

Contracting for International Outsourcing | Article

International outsourcing is tricky, especially when many countries are involved. Attornies Brad Peterson and Mark Prinsley discuss the legal ramifications.

How to Make Your Accounts Payable Function Really PAY | White Paper

How to Make Your Accounts Payable Function Really PAY | White Paper

Wise decision makers are finding that outsourcing their Accounts Payable (AP) function not only achieves short-term goals but also enables business transformation beyond AP. Because the AP function sits at the crossroads of an information highway, outsourcing this function to the right provider can have a dynamic impact on a company’s strategic goals.

Finance and Accounting Outsourcing Set To Explode as Stable Service Provider Base Develops | Article

Finance and Accounting Outsourcing Set To Explode as Stable Service Provider Base Develops | Article

Peter Bendor-Samuel says finance and accounting outsourcing is exploding. Read why in our continuing series on Outsourcing the Enterprise.

Diagnosis: Losing Money Hand Over Fist | Article

Diagnosis: Losing Money Hand Over Fist | Article

Some medical practices think that simply automating billing and collection processes will put an end to chasing dollars from insurance companies. But a number of things can go wrong. This unique service provider ensures the front-end processes and workflows match the outsourced system and processes — otherwise, the billing processes cannot succeed.

Bringing More to the Buyer’s Table With Broad Offerings | Article

Bringing More to the Buyer’s Table With Broad Offerings | Article

Total Support grew from a back-office supplier to an outsourced Kinko’s by offering almost every major BPO process.

Smoothing Over the Privacy Potholes in BPO Outsourcing | Article

Smoothing Over the Privacy Potholes in BPO Outsourcing | Article

New U.S. laws have made privacy and data security a risky business. Be scared. Be very scared. Here’s why.

Back-office Outsourcing Makes Rapid Growth Possible | Article

Back-office Outsourcing Makes Rapid Growth Possible | Article

Sunrise Assisted Living planned to open 200 new facilities a year. Outsourcing was the only way to handle its back-office activities with such rapid growth.