Category: Global Outsourcing

Outsourcing to beat the e-commerce holiday shopping rush

‘Tis the season of tinsel, parties, and most of all, spending sprees! Cyber Week kicked off the holiday rush, and it’s expected to get busier until Christmas and New Year. Often, the last quarter of the year is a dizzying wave of last-minute purchases and rush deliveries bundled with armies of frustrated customers. Despite the […]

The Philippines’ technical agility ranking highly in the global competitive arena

Global strategic advisory firm Tholons has ranked the Philippines as the second top globalization destination in its latest report, the Tholons Services Globalization Index 2018. The southeast Asian nation made it to the second notch of the “Top 50 Digital Nations” list, while six of its cities have been identified as part of the “Top […]

What can the EU’s new data security and privacy policy mean for call centers?

The European Union’s (EU) new data security and privacy directive seeks to improve how businesses, including call centers, handle vital and personal data of the trade bloc’s constituents. This presents implications on how contact centers should process an EU citizen’s personal information. In early 2016, the EU signed into law its new data protection policy, […]

5 Cybersecurity trends and predictions that may shape the year 2018

Is your call center equipped to fend off cyberattacks or to comply with new data security regulations? As technology continues to grow, the number of ways it can be exploited grows as well. With 2017 rife with huge data security breaches, it’s hard not to be worried for your call center’s security. After all, maintaining […]

Airlines are establishing a global presence by outsourcing to China

With China’s economic boom and support to the business process outsourcing industry, outsourcing to China becomes more appealing to airlines cutting corners more than ever. To face the coming financial challenges, international carriers are now considering outsourcing their business processes more than ever. With its recent economic upswing and its emergent business processes outsourcing (BPO) […]

Best practices to boost data security in call centers

These days, call centers operate in a highly competitive landscape. They manage sophisticated and complex technology systems to optimize sales and meet customer demands. For instance, customer management platforms have evolved throughout the years, which is both a good and a bad thing. While tech-powered solutions like this enhance contact center services, they also make […]

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