Enter “outsourcing” in an Internet search engine and browse different websites. Who
appears to be interested in outsourcing?
What are the advantages of outsourcing? What
are the disadvantages?
Does outsourcing mean the same thing to different people?
What are future trends in outsourcing?
. Break into four groups and review the instructions for a “Get the most you can”
exercise provided by your teacher. Complete the exercise. What was your initial
strategy? Did it change? If so, why? What does this exercise tell you about our ability
to collaborate with each other?
Review the network of stakeholders on p. 358 (Figure 10.1). Choose five different
stakeholders and provide examples of why a project manager would need to negotiate
with that stakeholder.