Tuesday, August 16, 2005

Offshoring 101: How To Minimize The Risk To Your Career


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August 16, 2005
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In this issue:

* Offshoring 101: How To Minimize The Risk To Your Career
* From Best-Effort To Guaranteed Service Delivery: Making Outsourced IT Work
* China Starts IT Services Push
* Update: H-1B Visa Cap Reached; IT Groups May Press For More
* Global Dispatches: Kanbay To Expand Indian Operations

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Offshoring 101: How To Minimize The Risk To Your Career

Robert Half Technology's Katherine Spencer Lee offers some tips for
maximizing your marketability to take advantage of the opportunities
offshoring can introduce.

http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,103960,00.html?nlid=XSP

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From Best-Effort To Guaranteed Service Delivery: Making Outsourced IT Work

Industry veteran Frank Moss looks beyond ESM tools for managing
service-level agreements.

http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,103822,00.html?nlid=XSP

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China Starts IT Services Push

China wants to rival India in offshore outsourcing and is relying
heavily on government-focused development, investment and policies that
will create gleaming office parks with extensive support services for
foreign firms.

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Update: H-1B Visa Cap Reached; IT Groups May Press For More

IT trade groups will likely push Congress to increase the H-1B visa
cap, which has already been reached for the 2006 fiscal year.

http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,103883,00.html?nlid=XSP

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Global Dispatches: Kanbay To Expand Indian Operations

Global Dispatches: U.S. IT services firm Kanbay International says it
will expand its Indian operations to support up almost 3,000 more
workers; Germany's Infineon spins out a new firm to take over its RFID
software development

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