The seven deadly sins of outsourcing

  • Jerome Baitheiemy
  • Published 2005


Executive Overview While outsourcing is a powerful tool to cut costs, improve performance, and refocus on the core business, outsourcing initiatives often fall short of management's expectations. Through a survey of nearly a hundred outsourcing efforts in Europe and the United States, I found that one or more of seven "deadly sins" underlie most failed… (More)