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Read O+F’s recent interview with Amit Shankardass, Solution Planning Officer for business process outsourcer ClientLogic. Topics covered include the role of business process outsourcing, the current economic outlook, new technologies such as RFID and SMS, and the nitty-gritty economics of the growing phenomenon of offshore job migration.
Read the first part in O+F
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