How To Manage Your Offshore Investments

YoungUpstarts

Offshore investments often get a bad reputation, but contrary to some popular myths, this investment strategy is perfectly legal when done properly. Managing offshore investments is a complex business that’s best done with professional assistance.

Offshoring Your Engineering? 6 Rules You Need t

Inc Startups

Here are six rules to live by if you're heading offshore. Developing software overseas can save your company -- or sink it. Innovate

How to Reduce IT Costs Without Going Offshore

Inc Startups

Tips to reduce your IT project cost and improve efficiency and quality without taking it completely offshore. Technology

The truth about digital offshoring

Start Up Blog

No one is sending kids down mines with digital offshoring. Tags: entrepreneurship outsourcing offshoring time management entrepreneurs startups web 2.0 BRIC nations (Brazil, Russia, India and China) are the buzz word in business for good reason.

Profitability Of Offshore Outsourcing Of Android Development

YoungUpstarts

With the Android platform continuing to grow in popularity across the globe, the need for application development has never before been greater.

6 Legitimate Reasons To Have An Offshore Bank Account

Inc Startups

Other than privacy, what are some other reasons celebrities like Emma Watson might use offshore companies

Why I disagree with most offshoring

Alien Entrepreneur

My goal is just to articulate why I believe arbitrage of human labor, specifically with countries with whom the United States has a major trade deficit hurts us all, and why some companies engaged in offshoring are literally destroying their client base.

Everyone’s Business: Drinking on the job, Overpaid NBA Players, Offshore Accounts

Up and Running

Holy jeebies: The Guardian is reporting that secret financial records of offshore funds were uncovered. Everyone''s Business Beer entrepreneurship Forbes NBA Offshore account The Guardian

Onshore vs. Offshore Mobile App Development: 4 Factors to Guide Your Decision

Inc Startups

Differences in time zone and language along with payment security are all risks when offshoring your mobile app. Applico CEO Alex Moazed discusses 4 factors to guide your decision - onshore vs. offshore

Implementation Ground Hog Day

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Enterprise Software (IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP) Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant) Outsourcing (IBM, Accenture, EDS I was recently introduced to Bonnie Tinder, founder of Raven Intel. Her startup is on a mission to “quantify the quality” of HCM implementation projects, especially the role of the SI partner. As her site says “We’re amplifying the voice.

8 things to know before working with an offshore dev team

The Next Web

Most of us have been tempted to outsource some or all of our development work to an offshore team in order to save money. I asked them the following: I’m considering working with an offshore development team.

An ongoing discussion on linkedin about Offshore Web Development and building a team in Europe.

Scalable Startup

This discussion began last week and has fostered some great comments and resources… Offshore resources/Europe company for U.S. I’ve used some local and some offshore resources and avoided larger outsourcing companies. I have been able to successfully scale three different software development service centers offshore. This will allow you to bring more and more value out of your offshore resources.

The End Offshore Secret Banking & Subsequent US Spying?

Chaganomics

Monday, July 01, 2013 12:46 PM GMT "PARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande is demanding that the United States immediately stop its alleged eavesdropping of the European Union. According to weekend reports, U.S. intelligence agencies have bugged EU offices in three cities.

5 Reasons Why I Would Never Offshore

Inc Startups

I'd be super rich if I had a nickel for every time someone asked me if I consider offshoring our call centers. And when it comes to commodity services like call centers, why not offshore to save a buck and drive more to the bottom line?

Indian outsourcing at the cross roads

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Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant) Offshoring Negotiations/Best Practices Outsourcing (Business Process - BPO) Outsourcing Negotiations/Best Practices

NASSCOM: More Moore, less ABAP

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Offshoring (other vendors) Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant) Offshoring Negotiations/Best Practices Outsourcing (Business Process - BPO) Outsourcing (IBM, Accenture, EDS) Outsourcing (other vendors) Outsourcing Negotiations/Best Practices My friend Phil Fersht was at the annual Nasscom event in Mumbai last week and wrote “More MBA, less ABAP is the recipe for India’s digital success”. There is much to like in what he says, but I would go.

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SAP and Outsourcers: Fool me twice, shame on me

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Enterprise Software (IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP) Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant) Outsourcing (IBM, Accenture, EDS I am often asked why I was tough on SAP in SAP Nation.

Attorneys general urge offshore drilling plan's cancellation

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Interior Department to cancel the Trump administration's plan to expand offshore drilling, warning it threatens their maritime economies and natural resources RALEIGH — The top lawyers for a dozen coastal states want the U.S.

8 Reasons Not to Offshore For Your Business

Inc Startups

There is an increasing chorus of caveats from businesses that outsource overseas

Five lethal mistakes in offshore software development

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The MurkyGrey blog Survive and thrive in software startups Frontpage Return home Browse By topic About About this blog Subscribe RSS feed Announcements For Newbies For Senior Techies Life, the Universe and Everything Mar 5, 2010 Five lethal mistakes in offshore software development As I’m sure you’ve heard, there are far-away lands where the best and brightest youths flock to science and technology schools. To avoid this mistake: Hire a local manager for your offshore team.

SAP and Outsourcers: Fool me twice, shame on me

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Enterprise Software (IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP) Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant) Outsourcing (IBM, Accenture, EDS I am often asked why I was tough on SAP in SAP Nation. I usually correct them and say I was tough on SAP’s partners and how SAP did a poor job monitoring and managing them. I must say I.

Can A Startup Do OffShore Development? Part 2

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Prosperati HOME BLOG ABOUT CONTACT Blog Can A Startup Do OffShore Development? Part 2 Posted 07.15.2009 in Blog In my previous article ( Can a Startup Do OffShore Development? Related Posts Can A Startup Do OffShore Development? Home » Can A Startup Do OffShore Development?

Can A Startup Do Offshore Development? Part 3

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Prosperati HOME BLOG ABOUT CONTACT Blog Can A Startup Do Offshore Development? Part 3 Posted 02.02.2010 in Blog A few months ago I wrote up my thoughts on offshore development within a technology startup context. 3 comment(s) | 1599 view(s) Can A Startup Do OffShore Development?

Can A Startup Do OffShore Development? Part 1

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Prosperati HOME BLOG ABOUT CONTACT Blog Can A Startup Do OffShore Development? Contrary to popular belief, most issues typically associated with offshore development are easily resolved. Related Posts Can A Startup Do OffShore Development?

Infosys in a world of Amazon, Workday and Foxconn

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Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant Vishal Sikka has resigned as CEO of Infosys. In a blog post he says “It is clear to me that despite our successes over the last three years, and the powerful seeds of innovation that we have sown, I cannot.

How Infosys lost its sheen

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Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant Narayana Murthy is a revered figure in India. So, not surprising he is hearing murmurs to return, Steve Jobs style, to Infosys, the firm he co-founded. Reading this interview with him though it struck me how little of a.

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Thoughts on Offshore Outsourcing

BeyondVC

When offshoring it is important to think about what can and cannot be offshored, whether management can handle it, and whether or not you open your own office with your own infrastructure or outsource completely. Given that an increasing number of companies that I come across either currently utilize offshore resources or plan on using offshore resources, I thought it would be beneficial to share some of my thoughts and experience related to this matter.

DefCon 2: Cloud and Digital Service Providers

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Cloud Computing, SaaS Offshoring (other vendors) Outsourcing (other vendors Wipro is acquiring Appirio. Congratulations to my friends at Appirio which I have profiled in many of my blog posts and books as a cloud pioneer. But the move needs to come with a warning. The Appirio deal is the.

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The Brave New World of Software and Services

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Globalization and Technology Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant) Outsourcing Negotiations/Best Practices On the anniversary of GE’s launch of the Industrial Internet, CEO Jeff Immelt presented an update last week in Chicago. You can watch his full talk here.

Barbarians at the Cloud Gate

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Cloud Computing, SaaS Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant) Outsourcing (Business Process - BPO) Outsourcing (IBM, Accenture, EDS In the last year, as I built the model for SAP Nation, I have had conversations with several cloud vendors and shared my view that outsourcers/SIs from the on-premise world are looking for new parking places for their massive workforces.

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S.C. governor wants offshore drilling exemption

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

South Carolina's governor said Wednesday he is seeking an exemption from the Trump administration's expansion of offshore drilling, a move that will test the relationship between the president and one of his earliest supporters COLUMBIA, S.C.

Massive Data Leak Revels Offshore Money Hidden By World Leaders And The Super Wealthy

Inc Startups

A massive leak of information about the secret financial holdings of wealthy people and world leaders reveals some potentially serious corruption

Nasscom and outsourcing innovation

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Offshoring (other vendors) Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant) Outsourcing (Business Process - BPO) Outsourcing (IBM, Accenture, EDS The Nasscom Leadership Forum, an annual fixture in Mumbai is on this week. It exudes a bullish tone after a subdued one the last couple of years. But while there is plenty of talk of innovation at the event, the.

Are You Properly Managing Your Core Competency?

Startup Professionals Musings

Dont expect a contract company, either offshore, onshore, or near-shore, to implement a vision that is still in your head. core competency entrepreneur near shoring offshoring outsource startup

What happened to NASSCOM?

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Globalization and Technology Offshoring (other vendors) Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant) Outsourcing (Business Process - BPO) Outsourcing (other vendors For a while, the annual Leadership Forum in Mumbai was the IT equivalent of a pilgrimage to Mecca – you had to go at least once in your career. But, last week’s event came and went without a whimper.

Vishal Sikka at Infosys

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Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant Vishal Sikka has landed as CEO of Infosys, a few weeks after a tumultuous exit at SAP. My reaction – beyond the short term calming of jittery investors, Vishal will have his plenty of other opportunities. As I wrote last.

Indian outsourcing: The lost decade

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Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant The WSJ profiles Dave Smoley, CIO of AstraZeneca in a story about how cloud computing is pressuring Indian outsourcing. Dave is one of my favorite CIOs and he had allowed me to showcase in SAP Nation his remarkably brave initative.

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The H-1B Visa Pivot: A major opportunity for Indian outsourcing

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Globalization and Technology Offshoring Negotiations/Best PracticesMichio Kaku, the renowned theoretical physicist, has called the H-1B the “genius visa” for US employers. That was certainly the goal with the usage designed for “specialty occupations”. In reality, many of the visas have been used for tactical.

A sobering moment for IT Services

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Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant) Outsourcing (IBM, Accenture, EDS Two large agencies, Publicis and Omnicon, announced a merger yesterday. Famous brands such as BBDO Worldwide, Leo Burnett and Saatchi & Saatchi will be part of the new empire.

Retro Motorcycles Signal Innovation In Goshen, IN

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

You don’t reverse a 40 year trend of offshoring just by talking loud. Manufacturing in America — Using the Past to Create an Innovative Future. It’s heartening to learn about a small USA manufacturer who’s doing something creative, new, and intere sting.

NYC Entrepreneurs and Offshore Resources

BeyondVC

Having met with a number of NYC entrepreneurs recently, I am refreshed to see that many of them are utilizing offshore resources to develop their products. Combine access to customers with an ability to manage and use offshore resources effectively and you really get a good opportunity to build some interesting companies in New York. The post NYC Entrepreneurs and Offshore Resources appeared first on BeyondVC.

Attorneys general urge offshore drilling plan's cancellation

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Interior Department to cancel the Trump administration's plan to expand offshore drilling, warning it threatens their maritime economies and natural resources RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) AP) — The top lawyers for a dozen coastal states want the U.S.

Is India finally getting serious about software, not just services?

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Globalization and Technology Offshoring (TCS, Infosys, Wipro, Cognizant The big irony about India is it has produced tens of thousands of software engineers, but hardly any successful software or web services companies.

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