Tag: business innovation

Thirteen Things You Need to Know Before You Outsource

Thirteen Things You Need to Know Before You Outsource

While outsourcing is not rocket science, the truth is it is a nuanced science.  Outsourcing models are becoming trickier thanks to technology advances. What hasn’t changed is the difficulty in negotiating your way through an outsourcing contract. There are seemingly innumerable variables to consider and account for. But if you can get the basics right, […]

Ford Drives Automotive Infotainment via Innovative Outsourcing

Ford Drives Automotive Infotainment via Innovative Outsourcing

2014 Outsourcing Excellence Awards Most Innovative Ford Motor Company and Luxoft  “We’ve used outsourcing at Ford for many years, but this project delivered several firsts for our product development team—a partnership with global provider Luxoft and an automotive infotainment breakthrough.”          Julius Marchwicki, Global Product Manager Outsourcing is not new to Ford Motor Company, a […]

Business Innovation or Innovative IT? That Is the Question | Article

Business Innovation or Innovative IT? That Is the Question | Article

Innovation. It’s the watchword of the day and the aspiration of companies of all sizes, in nearly every industry. But, what exactly should companies be striving for: business innovation or innovative IT? The answer is a resounding, “yes.” By definition, business innovation is the creation of economic value—value for customers or a competitive advantage. That’s […]