Webinar: Top 10 Tips for Preparing your Next IT Outsourcing Project


IT outsourcing is a solution that can save time and resources, but only if you are ready for it. If you do not do your homework or make the necessary preparations, IT outsourcing can end up being more of a liability than an asset. When searching for an outsourcing partner, you are searching for just that, a partner, and you need to make your choice carefully. In addition to checking if your partner is qualified and ready to work on your ...
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Brexit-Pound-Outsourcing

Frédéric LASNIER

CEO & Chairman (Founding Partner)

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As the impact on the pound’s valuation is going to expand with the issuance of a Brexit agenda, lots of British offshore outsourcing companies have done their maths. Given that the majority of them are exposed to the euro or dollar production zones and that the employment costs count for roughly 50% of their revenue, their EBITDA could experience a 7- to 10-point drop… in an industry generating 7 to 15% average net margins! Indeed, salaries in those countries are ...
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How to fail your offshore outsourcing project in 5 steps

Aymeric LIBEAU

Senior Consultant (Senior Partner)


Offshore outsourcing is a real change management issue. Regardless of the underlying reasons (economic, acceleration, recruitment difficulty, etc.) of an outsourcing project, there are certain pitfalls you should avoid. Here are the top 5. 1. Disregarding the internal HR issue Whether we talk about IT, accounting or other type of outsourcing, the definition is the same: a provider/partner takes over an activity performed internally until that point. Not taking the internal HR component into account when organizing your outsourcing project is brushing ...
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Save the date: Agilizza event – Boston CIC on 5/19

Pierre PEUTIN

IT Financial Reporting Consultant


Here is the agenda for the Agilizza event, the first event in Boston to tackle specific Agile-related challenges with pragmatic advises. This event hosted by Pentalog (Chris Hote) will take place in CIC’s 5th floor Havana Conference Room, on 5/19/2015 from 5p to 7p. 3 speakers, Q&A session, networking, complimentary refreshment and pizza: Do agile data in just 5 shocking steps! by Gil Benghiat, Founder at DataKitchen How to deploy Agile across the whole organization? by Dejan Duzevik, CTO at Concentric 3 Key Points when focusing ...
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Pentalog is son of the sun

Frédéric LASNIER

CEO & Chairman (Founding Partner)


On the 14th of October I will leave Boston and fly to Buenos Aires and Montevideo looking for new offshore outsourcing destinations for our customers of the western American Coast, trying to work on time shift reduction. As of today we count roughly 75 guys working for the US and Canada, 15 of whom coding for western zones. The overhall headcount reaches nearly 750. At the time of Agile project management, it is not possible to make your stand up meeting ...
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