Outsourcing is an evolving trend today. The assigned video for this module focuses on outsourcing:
•Forbes.com (Producer). The next evolution of outsourcing. [FLV 16 MB 04:04 mins] Retrieved from https://youtu.be/x1KdSXxelKA
According to Leila Chirayath Janah, Founder and CEO of Samasource (in the assigned video), economists predict that in about 10 years, over 1 billion youth will enter the labor market and 50% or more of these will face unemployment.
Watch the video of Janah’s interview and review information on the organization’s website (Samasource). Then, post a response to the following: •Discuss your reaction to the role this type of outsourcing might play with regard to social and economic issues for stakeholders in the global marketplace.
•What advantages and/or disadvantages does this type of outsourcing have for the individual corporation?
Post your primary response. Be sure to review your writing for grammar and spelling before posting.
You also need to use this book: Gamble, J. & Thompson, A. (2013). Essentials of strategic management. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill/Irwin.
Responds to all aspects of the discussion topic, and incorporates multiple perspectives, ideas, or concepts.
References course materials (readings, videos, module notes, etc), and related literature. Post elaborates on course materials by making connections between key ideas and concepts.
Substantial evidence and critical thought are provided to justify the claims made within post.
Responses are substantive, introduce new ideas and advance the discussion by incorporating course materials and concepts or through application to real-world contexts.
Posts are well-organized, clearly and concisely written. The posts are easy to read and free of spelling and grammatical errors. Sources are present and cited correctly