Outsourcing is the practice of having certain job functions done outside a company instead of having an in-house department or employee handle them. Various functions can be outsourced to either a company or an individual.
Outsourcing has become a major trend in business over the past decade and is in particular needed with the COVID-19 Crisis.
Outsourcing make Business Sense
More small businesses are outsourcing tasks these days because technology has advanced to the point of professionals being able to work from anywhere in the world, coupled with the availability and accessibility of extremely qualified professionals who have decided or been forced to leave the corporate world, [such as] virtual executive assistants, marketing directors, graphic designers, transcriptionists, paralegals, web designers, HR consultants, bookkeepers, PR directors, IT specialists, and the list goes on.