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A practical guide to successful outsourcing

Peter R. Embleton (ADI Limited, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada)
Phillip C. Wright (Faculty of Administration, University of New Brunswick, Canada)

Empowerment in Organizations

ISSN: 0968-4891

Article publication date: 1 May 1998

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Abstract

Studies the outsourcing phenomenon, starting with strategic analysis and working through the many practical considerations and decisions that practising managers must make. As outsourcing is not to be taken lightly, the disadvantages are discussed in some detail. Of note too, are sections concerned with managing the outsourcing relationship, post outsourcing and morale, all concerned with the human resource management aspects of outsourcing.

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Embleton, P.R. and Wright, P.C. (1998), "A practical guide to successful outsourcing", Empowerment in Organizations, Vol. 6 No. 3, pp. 94-106. https://doi.org/10.1108/14634449810210832

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