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6 mantras for choosing the right offshore business research partner

There are a large number of companies offering business research services across offshore destinations like India (which is the most favoured one), Malaysia, Philippines and several others. How can you ensure that you select the right offshore research partner?Do they have relevant expertise and experience? To start eliminating from the long list of…See More
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Is your offshore research partnership in good hands?

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    6 mantras for choosing the right offshore business research partner

    Posted by Varsha Chitale on November 17, 2014 at 3:56am 0 Comments

    There are a large number of companies offering business research services across offshore destinations like India (which is the most favoured one), Malaysia, Philippines and several others. How can you ensure that you select the right offshore research partner?

    Do they have relevant expertise and experience?…



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    Is your offshore research partnership in good hands?

    Posted by Varsha Chitale on October 20, 2014 at 7:51am 0 Comments

    It is people who create effective relationships…or destroy them. And this certainly holds true for research offshoring partnerships. No doubt research offshoring relationships need to have robust institutional and process frameworks at their base. You need a comprehensive contract, service level agreements (SLAs), a defined workflow, processes for…

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    Why do companies offshore business research?

    Posted by Varsha Chitale on September 24, 2014 at 7:59am 0 Comments

    Duh! Isn’t it all about cost?

    Perhaps… perhaps not. When one talks about off-shoring, the first thought that pops up is cost arbitrage. Indeed, cost arbitrage between developed countries and most offshore destinations is significant. But this is not the only reason, or in some cases it is not even the most important reason for…

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    7 Business Research Off-shoring Myths

    Posted by Varsha Chitale on September 16, 2014 at 12:16am 0 Comments

    Confused about off-shoring business research? There is so much hype among both, the proponents and opponents of off-shoring that it is hard to distinguish fact from fiction.

    Here are a few myths I have encountered in the last more-than-a-decade I have been associated with offshore business research.

    1. Off-shoring research is a new phenomenon

    I mentioned that I have been connected with business research off-shoring for more than a decade and the practice…

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    Would you like to benchmark your market intelligence activities against your peers?

    Posted by Varsha Chitale on August 7, 2014 at 1:00am 0 Comments

    The world is shrinking, but the business environment of an organization is expanding due to globalization on the one hand and convergence in technologies on the other. How are organizations structuring their market intelligence functions to meet this challenge?

    ValueNotes is conducting a short survey to understand the current trends in how organizations manage their market intelligence activities.

    We will appreciate your participation in this survey, and request 10-15 minutes…

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