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Aug 25

Why go offshore when you can ruralsource?

Posted by annearf in wagesruralsourcingoutsourcingeconomic growth


Outsourcing to India might just become a thing of the past. Who needs to outsource when it's just about as cheap to keep the work in the USA?

Wage costs are on the rise in China and India, spurring companies like GE to relocate some operations back in the US, something my colleague Nick Lord recently discussed. And of course, the employment rate in this country has been skirting 10 percent for a while. 

Jul 09

Employees care more about keeping their jobs than their pay

Posted by annearf in your careerwagesjob securitycompensation


Here's one thing you don't have to worry about: whether your employees care a great deal about getting a raise.  Looks like they're not all that focused on their pay, as long as they can keep their job.

A recent  study asking employees to rate contributors to job satisfaction conducted by the Society for Human Resource Management found that compensation dropped to number five for the first time since the organization started doing the survey eight years ago. It was number three on the list last year.

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