Top 10 Benefits of Hiring an Offshore Development Team

Magic EdTech

“If you deprive yourself of offshore development and your competitors do not, you’re putting yourself out of business.”. Back then, offshore hiring was an absurd concept. If you haven’t yet considered an offshore development team, here are some things you might be missing out on. The overwhelming surge in new technologies, like AI and IoT, creates the need for businesses to recruit the right talent to make the most of the latest that technology has to offer.

E&Y offshores tax compliance: what does this mean to you?

From the Coleface

Hiding stealthily in the August issue of Accountancy is a story stating that Ernst & Young have created 200 new graduate jobs in India for UK tax compliance work over the next 2 years. Firms will continue to offshore increasingly added value services until only the UK jobs are account management and emptying the bins.

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10 Pointers You Can Use To Create An Effective Outsourcing Strategy For eLearning

Adobe Captivate

In this article, I share 10 pointers to create a successful and highly effective eLearning outsourcing strategy. How To Create An Effective Outsourcing Strategy For eLearning. At EI Design, we have been offering these services for over 16 years and have had the privilege of working as partners for several organizations across the world. You have more options to pick from today-you have a wide range of potential partners onshore, nearshore as well as offshore.

Let Go Through BPO for eLearning

Web Courseworks

BPO: Managing Services & Association eLearning. As such, associations are beginning to look outside their own organization for help with service management , or outsourcing the business process (BPO). Companies such as Accenture , GP Strategies and Web Courseworks offer external consulting and implementation solutions to businesses with needs ranging from IT services , training, and recruitment. So, the association hires experts to provide the services to fill that need.

Emerging technologies & challenges in e-Learning content creation: Global resourcing to rescue

G-Cube

Off-the-Shelf e-Learning content publishers, technology-driven training providers, and everybody in the e-Learning space is under pressure to maintain the pace of content design & development on the new platforms at the same cost. This helps them to bridge the resources gap required to create high quality e-Learning solutions to their customers (at the costs lower than their geographies and at a speed appreciated by their customers).

How the leading Oil and Gas companies adopted Virtual reality

CHRP-INDIA

BP has developed a forum, in partnership with Maersk Training, to improve the awareness of offshore drilling teams. The technique is being implemented by Equinor to create a 3D rendering of offshore resources and processes.

The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

ID Reflections

The OpenStack project intended to help organizations offer cloud-computing services running on standard hardware. On March 1, 2011, IBM announced the IBM SmartCloud framework to support Smarter Planet." - Wikipedia The rise of mobile computing in the form smartphones, tablets, and wearable devices accompanied by ubiquitous Internet connection is creating unforeseen change--in how we work, learn, communicate, do business, conduct personal tasks, and myriad other aspects.

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Building Fourth-Dimension Leaders

CLO Magazine

Interpersonally, they create trust based on competence, reliability and reciprocity in relationships. Aligning the Four Dimensions Organizationally, fourth-dimension leaders recognize other people’s diverse motives and foster behaviors and processes that engage and empower employees to create value. From there, balancing ambition and authority with humility and service, they work to align these four dimensions.

A Step-By-Step Outsourcing Guide For eLearning Content Development

EI Design

In this article, I will share a step-by-step outsourcing guide based on my 14 year experience of providing offshore eLearning content development services to customers worldwide. My company EI Design has been providing offshore custom eLearning content development services to our customers across the globe. These could range from scaling, higher profitability, enhancing your portfolio of services, access to a specific talent pool, and so on.

3 Tips To Achieve Effective General Data Protection Regulation Training

PulseLearning

In the scramble for compliance , it is important not to lose sight of what GDPR really is: A privacy law that aims to protect European Union citizens as their data is handled, even if processed offshore. The most efficient and cost-effective training solution is to partner with an experienced development team to create an eLearning course that can be accessed from anywhere with an Internet connection. Insights Professional Services

How Employers Can Make Every Employee a Top Performer

Your Training Edge

Create room for growth. Author Bio: Ron Cullimore | Head Of Client Services. Ron Cullimore is a deeply experienced customer service and recruitment professional. His expertise covers client experience and engagement, service management, business development, offshoring and recruitment strategy for start-ups, SMEs, corporations and multinationals. Build relationships on trust.

Why Outsourcing May Be Right for Your Organization and 4 Tips for Success

Beyond Campus Innovations

With so many factors to consider, it’s important for leaders to know the benefits of outsourcing, as well as what tasks should and should not be considered for an outside service provider. Outsourcing occurs when a company or organization hires an outside service provider to complete a specific project, or work for a determined amount of time. Outsourcing is often associated with offshoring, but they are two different phenomenon. Offshoring occurs when U.S.

Core Oil and Gas companies who adopted Virtual reality for their challenges

CHRP-INDIA

Their systems need to be very yielding in notion to create more and more amounts of products from the crude oil. Royal Dutch Shell is integrating virtual reality for deepwater protection exercise to its workforce placed at the Malikai project, offshore Malaysia. BP, in alliance with Maersk Training, has organized a platform to strengthen the proficiency of offshore drilling squads. CHRP-INDIA procures customized XR solutions and post-market services.

The Contours of of Times: Wealth

Big Dog, Little Dog

However, this is not really the wisest way to do it in the long run, so it is also building facilities overseas, however, the product that is created there will be sold overseas. Thus, a lot of the companies are not offshoring to build better products, they are simply doing it to better their bottom lines, which under most circumstances, is simply for the wrong reason. The same when we went from manufacturing to our present knowledge/service economy.

6 Takeaways From Over 6000 Hours Of Custom eLearning Development

Adobe Captivate

Our growth has largely been driven by relationships that began with one-off projects and slowly grew to a strategic partnership. This year, the team has created two innovative products: Online Review Tool (integrated with the course). Our Offshore Development model. As an offshore development partner based out of India and servicing customers over 16 countries across the world, our Offshore Development Framework is one of the most mature and agile one.

A Powerful Tool to Gain a Competitive Edge: How Webcor uses Snagit

TechSmith Camtasia

They do everything from help gain all the permits for a building, pre-construction, and construction, to offer warrant and building services on completed buildings. One way that Snagit is assisting Webcor, is that they can take a screenshot of drawings (blueprints) and send off questions to get answers. Vince uses Snagit to mock-up website changes for off-shore developers to gather electronic signatures.

The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

Learnnovators

The OpenStack project intended to help organizations offer cloud-computing services running on standard hardware. The rise of mobile computing in the form smartphones, tablets, and wearable devices accompanied by ubiquitous Internet connection is creating unforeseen change–in how we work, learn, communicate, do business, conduct personal tasks, and myriad other aspects. How will L&D be of service to such a workforce? I am not the kind to crystal gaze.

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6 Pros Of eLearning Content Development Outsourcing

Adobe Captivate

However, what works for one organization and helps them leverage on an offshore partner may not work for another. In this article I will outline the pros of content development outsourcing and how you can use these pointers and arrive at the right strategy to outsource and create a successful partnership that you can leverage on. Having clarity on why you want to outsource and what gains you seek from each of them is vital in creating an effective outsourcing strategy.

THE CHANGING FACE OF WORK AND WORKPLACE LEARNING

Learnnovators

The OpenStack project intended to help organizations offer cloud-computing services running on standard hardware. The rise of mobile computing in the form smartphones, tablets, and wearable devices accompanied by ubiquitous Internet connection is creating unforeseen change–in how we work, learn, communicate, do business, conduct personal tasks, and myriad other aspects. How will L&D be of service to such a workforce? I am not the kind to crystal gaze.

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The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

Seeded with content, the cMOOC empowers – read “expects” – the learner to discuss, debate, discover, share and co-create new knowledge with his or her fellow learners. Universities will finally accept they are service providers. As the latest edition of Educause Review indicates, universities are fee-for-service businesses. Offshoring will become the rule, not the exception. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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The Future of How We Think

CLO Magazine

Furness III creates the first visual flight simulator — and takes the first steps into VR training. Furness created this simulator to train U.S. Consider the more current example of José, who has been hired as a maintenance operator on an offshore rig for a big oil company. José’s story is inspired by a solution developed by EON Reality for the Institute of Technical Education’s Marine and Offshore Technology program.

Top 6 Due Diligence Checklists for Hiring Outsource Partner!

Your Training Edge

31% – To improve and achieve quality service. Top 6 Checklists before Opting for Outsourcing Services. Legal terms form the primary aspect of cooperation, especially when it comes to considering an offshore company for outsourcing. When you are looking for offshore outsourcing options, it is imperative that you understand the need for relatedness to your business culture.

5 Shifts to Move to Mega-Deal Thinking & Catch Whales: Overcoming Small-Deal Syndrome (Summit Replay)

Sales Hacker

I’m a 1% top performer at Oracle, and have been on and off for the past seven years. And that turnover was creating a lot of inconsistency in our delivery, and it was really creating mayhem for the customer, which created this whole crisis situation. ” We were trying to start the process by creating a cost savings. We moved from using more offshore people, we moved to onshore people. They bought software from us, and they also bought services.

The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

Seeded with content, the cMOOC empowers – read “expects” – the learner to discuss, debate, discover, share and co-create new knowledge with his or her fellow learners. Universities will finally accept they are service providers. As the latest edition of Educause Review indicates, universities are fee-for-service businesses. Offshoring will become the rule, not the exception. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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Workplace Trends from 2004…Still Trending

Integrated Learnings

Globalization is making our workforces increasingly interconnected, with a rise in offshoring many business functions. --4-- This section suggests developing skills related to intercultural communication and technologies that support remote workforces for the sake of creating training for globally dispersed workforces. Integrated Learning Services, Inc. This eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services , an eLearning design & development company.

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A Conversation with Stephanie Nadda

Kapp Notes

Hosting platforms are more robust and the tools to create and edit video are simpler to use than they ever have been. Adapt is a free and easy to use, open source e-Learning authoring tool that creates fully responsive, multi-device, HTML5 e-learning content. Nadda: In my work I have always appreciated good vendors who partnered with me to deliver excellent customer service and innovative solutions. The other day I caught up with Stephanie Nadda.

4 Pragmatic Strategies L&D Teams Must Use to Train Remote Workers with Limited Training Budgets

EI Design

Neither do such resources engage the remote workers nor do they create the impact the organization seeks (recall, retention, or application). Leverage on outsourcing : In particular, look at offshore companies who are more agile, offer a wider range of services at a fraction of the cost, and significantly lower turn-around time. You can constitute a panel who can create the curated lists. Introduction.

5 Practical Tips To Maximize Your Gains From Outsourcing Corporate eLearning Development

EI Design

Consider the following data that enumerates the impact of outsourcing eLearning content development: Based on a Docebo report, companies allocate roughly 42% of their budget on outsourced online training services. Whether you are servicing internal or external customers, outsourcing the development of your eLearning content provides your internal team with additional bandwidth to pick up other related aspects.

3 Learning and Development Lessons From …. M&Ms

Mindflash

Today’s workplace in an intellectual or service workplace – much of manufacturing has moved offshore. Blending the right thinking (filling), with a diverse combination (candy coating) creates a current workforce that emulates the true population, encourages greater ideas because all backgrounds are not the same and challenges employees to see their workplace from others’ perspectives.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Grows - But Creating "eLearning 2.0 10 Predictions for 2011: Trends that Will Reshape the Training Industry Total spending for training services will increase by an estimated 7-9%. And talks to where they perceive to be the real opportunity: The real opportunity here, in my opinion, is to create – and curate – the best content focused on one specific area frequently enough that you become the one brand that consumers look to for this information.

The CLO’s Critical Role: Nine Areas for Action

CLO Magazine

Creating a Strategy and Setting the Investment Level. It also involves identifying the stakeholders, audiences, services and scope of the function. This strategy involves a significant use of outsourcing, offshoring, temporary contract employees and sometimes hiring fully competent individuals so that no additional training and development is needed. Performance consultants must be able to hand off non-learning solutions to others or develop the capability to deliver them.

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Is Outsourcing eLearning Content Development Right For You?

EI Design

In this article, I begin with the start point, that is, identification of the need to outsource (the triggers) with which you begin the hunt for an onshore or offshore partner. Remember your partner will be servicing the needs of several organizations and therefore, is more likely to have development practices that are optimized for globally distributed development. Besides creating better customer satisfaction, this may enable you to address new opportunities.

5 Practical Tips To Maximize Your Gains From Outsourcing Corporate eLearning Development

Adobe Captivate

Consider the following data that enumerates the impact of outsourcing eLearning content development: Based on a Docebo report, companies allocate roughly 42% of their budget on outsourced online training services. Whether you are servicing internal or external customers, outsourcing the development of your eLearning content provides your internal team with additional bandwidth to pick up other related aspects.

Seismic Shifts in Hiring

CLO Magazine

The 12-year-old full-service software development firm in Boulder, Colorado, used to offshore most of its development to Armenia, but in 2013 they decided it was time to bring the work back in-house. By teaching the content and pairing apprentices with more senior staff, they could create the exact talent they needed. For the first cohort of 13 apprentices, Brothis created a five-week full-time training program for all participants.

Why are there so few eLearning millionaires?

Unicorn Training

Now anyone can create on-line learning. Over the past ten years or so, better communications have exposed US and European providers to global competition, most notably from a well-educated, highly competitive workforce in India, resulting in further downward pressure on prices.Many UK and US bespoke companies have tried to use this to their advantage, setting up offshore development centres.

The Talent Management Award

CLO Magazine

The initiative, Onboarding: Creating a Wow Employee Experience, overhauled the existing, ineffective and frustrating employee onboarding process to create a unique, personalized and best-in-class onboarding experience for new global professional and enterprise services employees. The second workstream aimed to connect and engage by creating a new employee, recruiter and manager communication journey map, which detailed new employees’ first-year journey.

Uma Gopaldass Clears the Way for Intelligent Decision Making

Everwise

My first came when I was in an internship program in offshore oil drilling. They were lip services, a means to get over a hurdle. Does this approach create conflict? These are people trying to create something they believe in. Over the course of her 25 year career, Uma Gopaldass has developed long-term strategies across a range of international organizations and industries.

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LearnUpon – The best LMS in Australia

LearnUpon

LearnUpon had just set off on their journey to be the best Learning Management System (LMS) in Australia when I first spoke with the CEO, Brendan Noud. “I’m ASQA (or, in some cases, a state regulator) has registered around 5000 training providers, known as Registered Training Organisations (RTOs), to deliver vocational education and training (VET) services.

Bacs Academy gets off to flying start

Unicorn Training

Designed to encourage best Direct Debit practice in UK and offshore call centres, each training module can be used to train employees to deal with customer questions about Direct Debit quickly and efficiently. In recent years, the number of websites offering comparative advice to consumers on the best deals available for essential services like gas, electricity and insurance has really taken off.

3rd Party Contractors – Course Builds and Costs

eLearning 24-7

3rd party contractors/vendors – Creating a Course 4 U. I am a big fan of having 3rd party contractors creating courses. And no, you do not have to go offshore to locate them. Again, you can create amazing, very interactive courses with audio, engagement at a solid cost. Personally, I have found flexibility, service and communication to be outstanding. After all, wouldn’t you want to look over the final product, before signing off?

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