What Is All This "Outsourcing" Business Anyway?
If there is one thing we know how to do, as a business community, it's come up with buzz words.
Over the last few years outsourcing has become big business. The following, although loosely defined, are some of the more common terms associated with outsourcing.
Virtual Assistance (VA): An individual, or group of individuals who, generally, provide some variety of back-office or front-office support for small to mid-sized businesses and entrepreneurs from a virtual location, such as the Internet.
Business Process Outsourcing (BPO): Involves the contracting of the operations and responsibilities of specific business functions (or processes) to a third-party service provider outside the company, replacing in-house labor. Read More-->