Staff Leasing, remote staffing and Offshore Outsourcing in the Philippines

Staff leasing or commonly called offshore outsourcing is now a modern practice by todays modern business especially those from small scale to medium scale businesses in busy countries like Canada and USA. This practice enable these companies to focus more on the more crucial part of their business and set aside the technical aspects that are not necessarily part of their focus but is also useful on their company’s growth.

Offshore outsourcing is the practice of hiring an external organization to perform some or all business functions in a country other than the one where the product will be sold or consumed. It can be contrasted with offshoring, in which the functions are performed by a foreign division or subsidiary of the parent company. Opponents point out that this sends work overseas, thereby reducing domestic employment. taken from google.

StaffOffshore Outsourcing and Staff Leasing Canada is one good company who specializes in the field, headed by strong Business Leaders. They put together a company that could bridge the Canadian Businesses to outsource tasks to the Philippines.

Why the Philippines? The Philippines has flexible hardworking people which speaks the english language. If you are one of the companies who has already outsourced to India and still contemplating on expanding operations, then this is the right time divert your attention to the Philippines, “the world’s best offshore alternative to India,” according to Stephanie Moore, VP of Giga Information group. For a large operation, it is advisable to have mirror locations. This will minimize your risk by not putting all your eggs in one basket.

  1. The literacy rate is about 94% and was ranked 3rd (after US and Chile) in
    Knowledge and Information based jobs, by the META Group in their 2002 Global Technology Index.
  2. Philippines is strategically located in Asia and is reachable within 3 to 4 hours by plane from key cities in Asia.
  3. Philippines is producing approximately 380,000 college graduates per year, 70,000 of which are in the IT/Computer Sciences/Engineering fields and 100,000 in the Commerce/Business-related fields, according to H.E. Ambassador Minerva Jean A. Falcon during the May 24, 2004 Frankfurt, Germany Conference in “Offshore Outsourcing.”

Staffoffshore has some more few relevant facts on their website explaining why Canada and other countries can outsource and entrust these tasks to Filipinos.


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