When Leaders Cheat, Companies Lose BY Geoffrey James

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Conventional wisdom says "winning isn't everything; it's the only thing." With that in mind, plenty of business leaders believe ethics and honesty are all well and good, as long as they don't get in the way of winning.By this way of thinking, unethical behaviors--cheating your customers, outsourcing to slave labor, scamming the government, evading taxes, lying to investors , and so forth--a

When governance is ‘outsourced’

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Of late, a new breed of equity research and advisory firms have been acting as whistle-blowers when companies follow dubious accounting or governance practices. But investors should know that there are risks to this

Meet the man who gave India a new kind of outsourcing

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Every year, TiE (a non-profit global network of entrepreneurs and professionals) Chennai honours entrepreneurs with awards, and last month, at TiEcon, Chennai, the awards for 2010 were announced. This time the 2010 TiE Start up of the year award was given to Vinod Harith, the founder-director of C

Serena Expands Partnership with HCL Technologies

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Serena Software announced, it has further expanded its long term partnership with HCL Technologies.  As the largest outsourcing partner for Serena, providing product engineering and support for the past seven years, HCL has now implemented Serena® PVCS® Professional, Serena® Dimen

HR Outsourcing - Is it the next wave?

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  Human resources business process outsourcing (HR BPO) continues to be a major component of the overall worldwide BPO market, as worldwide HR BPO is expected to reach $24.6 billion in 2006, an increase of 4.7 percent from $23.5 billion in 2005, according to Gartner, I

Fox Mandal in India outsourcing move

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India's largest law firm Fox Mandal Little has teamed up with the UK-based outsourcing firm Centric to launch an offshore outsourcing firm for Western law ...

Five new integrated townships around Bangalore will boost ...

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Outsourcing boom will continue and accelerate as India plans to build five new ultramodern city infrastructures around Bangalore - the new silicon capital of ...


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Outsourcing-Is it a boon or a bane?