By: Juana Carolina | Executive Assistant
Companies are looking for something more than a service provider because although these allow us to streamline some of our processes or simply provide us with additional support, it is true that great allies in the business world are also required. Since 2016, subcontracting has increased by 57%
in the USA, according to MicroSourcing data.
Earlier we talked about the difference between service providers and partners
, where mentioned what an outsourcing partner is. Now we would like to deepen more in order to know what your company could get by building alliances with a BPO because generating this type of labor relations can help you strengthen specific areas of your business or even build new ones.
But how is it that outsourcing partners can help you achieve success?
High experience. Having a well-qualified outsourcing partner for day-to-day tasks can guarantee significant savings in operations, as well as making some of your processes more efficient.
A better ally. A true outsourcing partner will not only help you develop certain operations, but it will also become an important element in your company, as it will have an affinity to your goals and philosophy, which mean the same business vision.
Speaking the same language.
As we have mentioned in other articles
, having an outsourcing partner that is physically located near or within our country can help to have a better understanding in each of your projects, because cultural perception can be a problem when there is no complete understanding of technical aspects that are closely related to the place of origin of your business.
More confidence. Having a partner that gives you enough confidence, either by his capacity of the issues related to your company or his career, will allow you to have more efficient communication and therefore, results more aligned to your objectives. In addition to that, you will have a higher openness to answer questions or ask for help in more complex situations.
Honesty, first of all. Having a solid relationship with your outsourcing partner will allow you to be more receptive as to whether an idea is good or not. An outsourcing partner will be honest when it comes to creating changes that affect your business.
Same vision. It is always better to have an outsourcing partner that allows you to have a more objective vision of your goals, which also helps to create more modern strategies that help you grow your income, or save time, space and personnel to develop specific tasks.
Constant improvement. An outsourcing partner must have the ability to guide your employees in a comprehensive and continuous manner, to build not only a close relationship with each other but also to make everyone understand the optimal operation of any process.
The arrangement to collaborate with an outsourcing partner is as important as any other commercial decision since it not only implies having an employment relationship, but we talk about other issues that can cost a lot if you do not look for people with the same vision. However, we should see this kind of support with something positive and leave uncertainty out.
Having an outsourcing partner means to get an expert in technology and everything related to your business model, as well as boosting your ideas and achieving better relationships with your customers, through a more effective and close service.