Tag: wage inflation

Indian Providers and the Elusive Productivity Issue | Article

Indian Providers and the Elusive Productivity Issue | Article

Indian BPOs got their start competing on price. Now there are geographies that offer even lower prices. At the same time, buyers’ shopping criteria includes more than just price. How are BPOs adopting to the new pressures? Here are four major world trends affecting Indian BPOs and their productivity goals. 1.  The changing marketplace “The […]

A Candid Conversation about India, Security, and Price/Earnings Ratios with ACS’ Mark King | Article

A Candid Conversation about India, Security, and Price/Earnings Ratios with ACS’ Mark King | Article

Mark King of ACS introduces this new feature, a Q&A session with industry thought leaders who tell us what’s really happening in the outsourcing world.

India Sees Performance-Linked Salary Hikes for Outsourcing Staffers in 2005 | Article

India Sees Performance-Linked Salary Hikes for Outsourcing Staffers in 2005 | Article

Employees of India’s BPO suppliers enjoyed a 14.5 percent pay hike last year, according to a Hewitt Associates study. And this year will be even better for India’s top-performing employees.

India 2005: Facing the Challenges of Labor Shortage and Rising Wages | Article

India 2005: Facing the Challenges of Labor Shortage and Rising Wages | Article

New reports clearly indicate that India remains firmly perched at the top of the offshoring industry. But is all well amid all this optimism? We take a look at the challenges that India currently faces in the wake of a price spiral and increased pressure on India’s reported shortage of qualified information technology workers. India also faces heightened challenges from new geographies. How will it stay ahead of the pack in 2005?