Outsource Magazine Issue 26 - (Page 108)

Online ROund-up/ inside sOuRce/ The lasT WORd the back end Online Round-Up It’s time for our regular review of some of the best non-columnist content to hit the Outsource website over the last quarter – don’t forget, if you’re reading this via our digital edition you can just click on the URLs to go straight through to the full articles (if not, well, they shouldn’t be too tricky to type into your browser…). The digital workplace: think strategically, act tactically by Sam Marshall Managing the digital workplace brings some tough challenges, and calls for a mixture of clear strategic thinking combined with pragmatism about how employees respond to the changes you envisage. Most knowledge work does not happen within processes but is more free-form and peoplefocussed. The appeal of social tools in this context is that they are better adapted to this kind of work than enterprise workflow tools or more formal document-management tools… http://bit.ly/ OMOnlineDec1102 Nearshore, onshore or offshore for investment banks? by Andrew Marshall Some of the UK’s largest financial institutions are increasingly onshoring and nearshoring work to locations such as Scotland, Ireland and the north of England – and for good reason. Not only has the cost of offshoring to India and other ‘lowsalary territories’ increased in recent years because of wage increases in these areas, but many of the costs associated with offshore project management have gone up as well. As a result, some of the major investment banks are seeing their margins shrink considerably... http://bit.ly/OMOnlineDec1101 Change management today: best practices for the modern enterprise by Jaime Palacios In a world that is evolving faster than ever, change Consendre mod eugait alit luptati sisisisit augait num iusti facidunt ipsumsan el eraestrud exerat ad onulla cor ing eumsandre ex elit “Information is not knowledge.” – Albert Einstein atetue tet ulla feu feum niamconEm ea commodiam ad tem dolortio Utat lum quisim et, quissi.Volobore m iurero dolobore. 108 ●● ●● www.outsourcemagazine.co.uk http://www.bit.ly/ http://www.bit.ly/OMOnlineDec1101 http://www.outsourcemagazine.co.uk

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Outsource Magazine Issue 26

News & Comment
2012 in outsourcing
Fine – but what does it all mean?
Steering Steria
Separate Ways?
Getting Smart
Northern Lights
Heads in the Cloud
Connecting Service
Bigger and Better
NOA Round-Up
Breaking Through
You Cannot be Serious!
Back to the Future
Accounts Payable
The Power of Two
Public-Private Partnerships
Kill or Cure
Public Problems
Top Ten
The Legal View
HfS Research
Online Round-Up
Inside Source
The Last Word

Outsource Magazine Issue 26