homeshoring


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homeshoring

(ˈhəʊmˌʃɔːrɪŋ)
n
(Commerce) the practice of paying one's employees to work from home rather than in an office. Also called: homesourcing
[C21: from home + (off)shoring]
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Some businesses need less workspace, thanks to homeshoring (or homesourcing ), in which employees work from home.
Home-Based Agent 2008-2012 Forecast: Homeshoring in an Underwater World" projects that the number will grow at nearly 19 percent per year, with over 300,000 agents by 2010.
Contact centers, in particular, have begun to explore the homeshoring or work-at-home agent model, a model with many green benefits.
The company plans to offer the homeshoring capabilities in Savannah and Fitzgerald as alternatives to clients considering offshoring or those disappointed with their offshoring efforts.
Building a Successful Remote Call Center Agent Program: An Expert's View on Homeshoring and Remote Agents" will be Held Tuesday May 6, 2008 at 2pm EDT
Both our Software Remediation division that specializes in rescuing failing software development projects, and our Homeshoring Services sector, which serves companies looking for low-cost outsourcing alternatives to offshoring, have been booming.
The homeshoring model is key to helping service-based businesses succeed and thrive in 2007 and beyond because it is scalable, dynamic and accessible," noted Mr.
Homeshoring, a model which is changing customer management outsourcing, is the use of home-based agents to field various types of customer care inquiries.
Total industry estimates are staggering, when considering the growth estimates from Interactive Data Corporation's (IDC) report, Home-Based Agent 2005-2010 Forecast and Analysis: Converging Economic Forces to Drive the Expansion of Homeshoring in the United States.
leader in outsourced home-based services, or homeshoring, has successfully expanded its global business to the United Kingdom with the launch of its relationship with a leading UK retailer, the company announced today.
Home-Based Agent 2008-2012 Forecast: Homeshoring in an Underwater World (IDC #214736) is based on analysis of key trends and events in CY08 and their predicted impact on the home-based services market for the five-year period from 2008 to 2012.