Category: Location Strategy

Locations and Talent Strategy – Let’s Talk: Nearshoring to Costa Rica

LINKEDIN LIVE

Locations and Talent Strategy – Let's Talk | Nearshoring to Costa Rica

View the event on LinkedIn, which was delivered live on Wednesday, January 25, 2023.

Over the last decade, IT-BP services delivery from Latin America (LATAM) experienced a major boost as the location became a sought-after nearshore destination for companies in the US and Canada 🌎. While time zones and cultural similarities have played a significant role in the increase, companies have also discovered lower costs, increased government support, and rising English proficiency📊.

📢In this LinkedIn Live recording, we do a deep dive into Costa Rica and explore the opportunities and challenges of services delivery in this market.

The speakers discuss:

✅ What is the value proposition of Costa Rica for global services delivery?
✅ What is the nature of the talent pool, and what skills are available?
✅ How much cost arbitrage does Costa Rica offer?
✅ What is the on-the-ground experience of players operating IT-BPO delivery centers in Costa Rica?

Key Issues for 2023: Rise Above Economic Uncertainty and Succeed | Webinar

LIVE WEBINAR

Key Issues for 2023: Rise Above Economic Uncertainty and Succeed

As we look toward 2023, economic uncertainty is prime and center. Rising inflation, interest rate hikes, and GDP contraction – matched with low unemployment rates and high talent demand – have left business leaders unsure of what to expect and how to prepare for 2023.

Join Everest Group’s Key Issues 2023 webinar as our experts provide insights into the outlook of the global IT-BP industry and discuss major concerns, expectations, and key trends expected to amplify in 2023.

All the data is based on input from global leaders across enterprises, Global Business Services (GBS), and service providers.

Our speakers will discuss expectations for 2023, including:

  • The outlook for global services
  • Top business challenges and priorities
  • Changes in sourcing spend and service delivery costs
  • In-demand digital services and next-generation capabilities
  • The evolving strategy for talent, locations, and the workplace

Who should attend?

  • CIOs, CDOs, CTOs, CFOs, CPOs
  • Service providers
  • GBS / Shared services center heads
  • Global services leaders
  • Locations heads

Outsourcing, Offshoring, and Onshoring: What You Need to Know About Global Location Selection in 2023 | Webinar

ON-DEMAND WEBINAR

Outsourcing, Offshoring, and Onshoring: What You Need to Know About Global Location Selection in 2023

The current outsourcing climate is showing an increase in offshoring and nearshoring, and organizations are scrambling to adjust their global location selection strategies. Designing a supply base portfolio with an optimal locations mix today is critical to balance talent availability, supply risk, and costs.

To stay ahead of the competition, sourcing practitioners and location strategy professionals need to understand key market dynamics and the opportunities each location presents.

The current outsourcing climate is showing an increase in offshoring and nearshoring, and organizations are scrambling to adjust their global location selection strategies. Designing a supply base portfolio with an optimal locations mix today is critical to balance talent availability, supply risk, and costs.

To stay ahead of the competition, sourcing practitioners and location strategy professionals need to understand key market dynamics and the opportunities each location presents.

Join this webinar to hear our analysts discuss the latest global locations market trends and tips for building an effective locations portfolio strategy for 2023.

What questions will the webinar answer for the participants?

  • What guidelines can organizations follow to design a best-fit locations portfolio strategy?
  • What are the key considerations for an outsourcing locations selection framework?
  • What are the top service delivery locations based on parameters such as talent and skill availability and financial attractiveness?
  • How can organizations assess location-related developments and trends in 2023?
  • What will the future shoring model look like?

Who Should Attend?

  • CPOs
  • Sourcing Leaders
  • Category managers
  • Supplier management leaders
  • Heads of indirect spend
  • Outsourcing and IT/business process department leaders
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Vice President

HIMSCON.PH 2022: HIMS Re-imagined | Event

Everest Group Vice President Prashray Kala will be speaking at HIMSCON 2022 in a session titled, The HIMS Roadmap 2028 – The 6-Year Industry Journey, on November 9, 10, and 11. Everest Group is the Strategic Roadmap Partner for the Healthcare Information Management Association of the Philippines. The 6-year roadmap will be launched during the event. Prashray is a lead consultant for the Philippines IT-BPM roadmap.

Prashray will also join the closing plenary session titled, Global View of HIMS Business Opportunities and the Growing Emerging Locations for New HIMS Services and Solutions.

Register for the event

When

November 9, 10, & 11 2022

Where

Blended – virtual and in-person

Presenters

Prashray Kala

Vice President, Everest Group

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GBS Leadership Exchange: “More is Better” | Location and Sourcing Strategy for BFS GBS | Virtual Roundtable

GBS Leadership Exchange | Invitation-Only Event

"More is Better" | Location and Sourcing Strategy for BFS GBS

September 22, 2022 |
8:30 AM EDT | 6 PM IST

Banking and Financial Services (BFS) companies have led the market when it comes to GBS model adoption. However, external market conditions, including the geopolitical environment, great resignation, talent shortage, and inflationary pressures have made finding talent and achieving enterprises’ growth aspirations a struggle for BFS GBS organizations.

To meet the surge in demand for talent, BFS GBS organizations are expanding their locations and sourcing portfolios with a “more is better” approach by searching out various talent supply models and locations across offshore, nearshore, and onshore geographies.

Join our exclusive GBS Leadership Exchange virtual roundtable, “More is Better” | Location and Sourcing Strategy for BFS GBS, on Thursday, September 22, 20228:30-10 am EDT / 6-7:30 pm IST.

What you will take away

In this collaborative session, you’ll come away with new insights from our experts and your peers as you exchange perspectives on locations and sourcing strategies, including:

  • How BFS GBS peers are responding to the “systems of growth” thinking, especially in a tough talent market
  • How location strategies are evolving to achieve desired growth
  • How global events are shaping the location strategies of BFS GBS peers
  • How sourcing strategies are being optimized to meet cost savings, growth, and innovation targets
  • Which areas – technology or operations – are seeing the most changes, and how fast are these changes being implemented

Who should attend?

  • GBS leaders
  • GBS strategy leaders
  • GBS site leaders
  • GBS workforce strategy leaders

Virtual Roundtable Guidelines

This event is available to our GBS Leadership Exchange members only. The only price of admission is participation. Attendees should be prepared to share their experiences and be willing to engage in discourse.

Participation is limited to enterprises (no service providers), and Everest Group must approve each attendance request to ensure an appropriate size and mix of participants. The sessions are 90 minutes in duration and include introductions, a short presentation, and a facilitated discussion.

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Sakshi Garg
Vice President
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Piyush Dubey
Practice Director

Request a briefing with our experts to discuss the 2022 key issues presented in our 12 days of insights.

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