Tag Archives: Outsourcing

Lessons on outsourcing superannuation services

Lessons on outsourcing superannuation services

With many of the public offer super funds having outsourced to external service providers for many years, what are some lessons that SMSF firms can learn from their experiences? Bluntly, outsourcing has a terrible reputation with consumers. We tend to associate it with call centre operators in other countries who, no matter how well meaning, […]

Outsourcing pays – but only if you’re smart about it

Outsourcing pays – but only if you’re smart about it As markets develop, outsourcing options proliferate. That’s a good thing, but we need to play the game cleverly. By Roger Perry In an ever-shrinking world we have an ever-expanding set of options to improve quality and productivity. We have a plethora of new technologies and […]

Back To Thinking About Unit Costs

  By Roger Perry, Managing Director of the Bevington Group We might have a mining boom, but it is now clear that it is not boom time for all industries. As uncertainty pervades many markets, pressures are mounting on volumes and margins. Consequently, actions are already being taken to control current and forward costs. The […]