Tag: center of competence

Launching a Center of Competence | Article

Launching a Center of Competence | Article

Outsourcing–In existence for more than 175 years, the Bank of Montreal, a large, complex organization with a branch network of approximately 1,000 locations, had determined by the mid 1990s that it needed to reinvent the way it did business. The financial services landscape evolves very quickly, explains Linda Tuck Chapman, director of services in Strategic Sourcing…

Business Process Outsourcing: Unlocking Shareholder Value from Real Estate | Article

Business Process Outsourcing: Unlocking Shareholder Value from Real Estate | Article

Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) of corporate real estate has been evolving over the past decade, as companies have turned to outsourcing various functions to specialist firms in areas like facilities planning and property management. Today, some of the largest multinationals are turning to real estate outsourcing as a new business model to better plan and manage their investments for greater returns that will improve the bottom line.