Let’s face it, figuring out whether or not your company should pack up some part
of production and ship it overseas, across borders, or just to another company
down the street, can be a difficult choice to make. After all, most outsourcing
means that you will have to make tough decisions about the future of your
workforce, your financial situation, and whether or not the jobs being outsourced
are important enough to keep nearby.
So why has outsourcing become such a popular thing for businesses to do? Well,
we will go into this in more detail later on, but for now let’s just consider the two
main points.