What do you think of all the business outsourcing to India?
Forget the nuclear deals, but with the major outsourcing of jobs from America and Europe to India, what do the general public feel. Elevated? Deprived? or Not-bothered?
Asked By: sodiumchloride - 8/18/2006
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It is not about being bothered or not; its a reality and the reason the issue has no political weight is that nothing can be done about it... More
Answered By: netjr - 8/18/2006
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Let them outsource. New companies will take their place...
Answered By: gokart121 - 8/18/2006
Not-bothered, but those are mostly telemarketing and IT jobs anyway.
Answered By: Kris B - 8/18/2006
A lot of companies that outsourced to save money have found their public image has been tarnished as a result, and are taking the phones back in house where they can be answered correctly.
Answered By: oklatom - 8/18/2006
I think customer service is starting to suffer. I had a problem with an application I was upgrading and had to call and speak with someone. Usually no problem. I was frustrated. I could not get through the thick accent. This is not a slam to any foreigners. This is a slam to the company. They are cheap, they are... More
Answered By: Michele D - 8/18/2006
some ppl here in USA don't want think about big problems, cuz is to much for a low level brains, read these web site http://www.economyincrisis.org/show da problem no is Small or about India da problem is WE NO HAVE MORE COMPANIES
Answered By: Love America - 8/18/2006
I do know that a number of companies, especially those who have outsourced customer services, are beginning to rethink ... in Britain I know of at least 5 companies who have closed their customer services section in India and relocated back to Britain because of numerous complaints about not understanding what the... More
Answered By: Sashie - 8/18/2006
Here in California, I know a LOT of people who have lost their jobs to outsourcing. I think it is a crock! I am personally sick and tired of calling a company and getting someone who speaks very poor English and has no idea of the different phrases we use. I see the work going to India and a lot to Mexico!
Answered By: Blond Logic - 8/18/2006
Don't like it. What is the purpose other than more money for the companies they represent. I don't see where it helps the citizens here.
Answered By: sassyk - 8/18/2006
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