The Corner Office

Offshoring in the Modern Workplace


Episode Info

When Jackie Tan was offered help in her administrative job, she was thrilled until she was told that help would be based in the Philippines. Then her excitement became trepidation as she questioned how a long distance working partnership would work. She shares her experiences in Episode 4, Season 1 of The Corner Office podcast.

Show Notes

[2:00]   How to refocus doubt and initial scepticism to offshoring
[3:26]   Supporting consistent communication between local and offshore teams
[5:51]   Skills and attitudes of offshore staff
[7:42]   Managing communication between your clients and offshore staff members
[8:53]   Personal and business benefits when outsourcing
[12:51]   Top tools and tips for efficient training
[15:00]   Keeping pace with families in the modern Australian workforce