5 Jobs Being Outsourced

AAA

With the United States struggling to lower unemployment back to levels seen before the Great Recession, a growing proportion of the population is wondering whether it makes sense for companies to send, or at least create, new jobs overseas. Here are five jobs that are experiencing this phenomenon.
Related Articles
  1. Personal Finance

    5 Jobs Being Outsourced

    A growing proportion of the population is wondering whether it makes sense for companies to send, or at least create, new jobs overseas. Here are five jobs that are experiencing this phenomenon.
  2. Professionals

    Advance Your Career With A Finance Job Overseas

    Many finance jobs have moved overseas, creating exciting opportunities. Find out how to get in on the trend.
  3. Entrepreneurship

    The Unintended Consequences of Outsourcing

    The outsourcing of labor overseas is a natural result of globalization of world markets and the drive for businesses to cut costs in order to maximize profits.
  4. Personal Finance

    10 Jobs to Avoid Right Now

    These jobs may never recover to pre-recession highs, can easily be outsourced overseas or may disappear altogether as technology intervenes.
  5. Personal Finance

    Manufacturing

    Wage inflation has lowered the appeal of off shoring more recently, but it's still a popular choice.
  6. Economics

    How does Outsourcing Work?

    Outsourcing is the business practice of hiring people outside a company to perform services that traditionally were performed within the company, by the business’s own employees. Companies typically ...
  7. Investing

    Calculating Operating Margin

    Learn more about the measurement used to calculate what proportion of a company's revenue is left over after production costs.
  8. Economics

    Understanding Structural Unemployment

    Structural unemployment is an economic miss-match where workers fail to find jobs and employers with available jobs fail to find workers.
  9. Personal Finance

    Jobs Of The Future

    These jobs may seem like science fiction, but in the not-too-distant future these will be some of the most sought after careers.
  10. Personal Finance

    10 Reasons It Is Time to Look for a New Job

    Learn 10 good reasons for switching jobs, such as major life changes, ethical concerns, job description creep and upwards mobility.

You May Also Like

Hot Definitions
  1. Goodwill

    An account that can be found in the assets portion of a company's balance sheet. Goodwill can often arise when one company ...
  2. Return On Invested Capital - ROIC

    A calculation used to assess a company's efficiency at allocating the capital under its control to profitable investments. ...
  3. Law Of Demand

    A microeconomic law that states that, all other factors being equal, as the price of a good or service increases, consumer ...
  4. Cost Of Debt

    The effective rate that a company pays on its current debt. This can be measured in either before- or after-tax returns; ...
  5. Yield Curve

    A line that plots the interest rates, at a set point in time, of bonds having equal credit quality, but differing maturity ...
  6. Stop-Limit Order

    An order placed with a broker that combines the features of stop order with those of a limit order. A stop-limit order will ...
Trading Center