Welcome to the Offshoring Research Network Belgium
- 5 Nov. 13: Read our latest column on Shared Services and Outsourcing Network: 7 Best practices for global services sourcing.
- 26 Apr. 13: In CXO Magazine : "A three-stage strategic vision for creating value through global sourcing". Carine Peeters, lead partner of the ORN Belgium Team, has just published an article on the three fundamentals to unleash the value creation potential of global sourcing. Read it here.
- 11 Apr. 13: HfS Research shows that outsourcing suffers from a lack of talent (to read the study, click here). Solvay's Workshops for Successful Outsourcing in partnership with the European Outsourcing Association are here to help.
More information here.
- 25 Mar. 13: The NEW SURVEY is now launched. This survey focuses on organization capabilities in international sourcing practices. Offshoring has evolved, matured and become a common practice in the industry. It is now time to better understand how firms develop organizational capabilities for these activities to help you to better your expertise in the conduct of these operations. To participate to the survey and benefit from the many advantages dedicated to respondents.
Take the NEW SURVEY on sourcing organization capabilities
As you know, many companies are exploring their sourcing options today as they seek to optimize their organizational structure, cost position, and operations. The aim of this survey is to provide timely, actionable insight into the latest developments in outsourcing and offshoring.
If you are a user of offshore services or interested in this practice, take the survey by clicking below
The Offshoring Research Network (ORN) is an international network of universities, scholars and practitioners devoted to study the globalization of services and more particularly the global sourcing of administrative and technical business functions.
We collect data on corporate clients and service providers to track the globalization of services over time
We conduct in depth case studies to gain insight into firms' practices and experiences
We organize and participate into workshops, trainings and corporate events to build and share knowledge with companies
We publish in academic journals and practionners' communities
Visit ORN Project and the other sections in the menu on the left for more information.
Go to ORN survey to take the survey.