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: Outsourcing 101 - A Primer Outsourcing 101 - A Primer A.B. Maynard - January 16, 2004 Read Comments Outsourcing 101 - A Primer Featured Author - A.B. Maynard - January 16, 2004 Definitions and Options Outsourcing is a very diverse topic, and there are many different outsourcing options and outsourcing service providers to choose from. Companies are telling TEC that they need a clearer picture of outsourcing, its potential benefits, and common pitfalls. They want examples of different types of outsourcing
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