Gone with the old… and comes the new year. We’ve seen small businesses become bolder in the outsourcing scene and there have been plenty of talks in cloud computing. Surely, 2012 is an exciting year that’s full of possibilities. Are you looking forward to the coming year with renewed hope and optimism?
Beyond Predictions and Observations
Whether major acquisitions will be made of a western service provider by offshore firms is still a hot topic for tomorrow. Still, the threat of recession will likely hold back buyers into signing contracts, until they’re certain of the stability of things. And yes, cutting down cost is one of the driving force in today and tomorrow’s outsourcing scene. It’s not anymore a question of size, but speed, and we might as well see a correlation in the rise of outsourced workers to freelancers as new technologies make remote working almost seamless.
In the pursuit of excellence, I believe that there will be a race to customer-centric model when it comes to business, and we’ll surely see an open invitation to innovation and creativity. Social intelligence is crucial though, where businesses and customers need to connect in a deeper level than meets the Web. Will collaboration work this time across different cultural settings? I can’t wait to find out…
It All Starts With a Question
Are you willing to push beyond your limits… to make a difference this 2012? Are you ready to learn from your mistakes now so you can achieve your goals faster? Whatever you have in mind for the new year, it will always help to make a top ten list of priorities – no matter how cliche it seems. As Oprah Winfrey said, ” Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right. ” So, take your best shot…
We wish you and your loved ones a Happy and Prosperous New Year. The best of health, wealth, wisdom, and happiness all year round! – Shaleen Shah, CEO & Founder, and the entire Seventhman Team