Knowing the issue!
Since the early 90s, Outsourcing services (in particular IT and BPO) has been a common practice by well-known companies in the US. This brought not only lower cost talent, but created a pool of available skilled people that wasn’t there before.
However, leveraging talent from the opposite side of the planet had important disadvantages that, as time went by just grew stronger, such as:
Then there is NearShore
The Strategic Power Of Proximity
NearShore is the model in which a partner delivers services from a nearby location, creating enormous advantages in terms of communication, travel, productivity, talent retention and more.
Some of the key benefits of NearShore are: