Lucrative Prospects in Shared Services and Outsourcing

  IF YOU are a fresh graduate on the lookout for a career with a promising future or even if you are a seasoned worker who desires a change in career direction, you might want to consider the shared services and outsourcing (SSO) industry. According to the Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC), workers within this industry […]

Shared services sector booming, fresh grads missing out

MDeC, Talent Corp find graduates associate call centres with shared services Finance and accounting functions are most popular paths for fresh grads COMPANIES in the shared services and outsourcing sector seem to be doing well, with existing players expanding and 56 new companies having opened up last year. The job opportunities are there in abundance, […]

The spread of shared services

THE shared services and outsourcing (SSO) industry is booming in this region. The Philippines and Malaysia are leading the race while Singapore and other Asean countries are looking to capitalise on the opportunity. According to Malaysia’s national ICT initiative MSC Malaysia, the SSO industry has been a core focus in the country’s aim of transforming […]

Score + Acceleration Programme

To overcome some of the challenges faced in the Malaysian SSO industry, Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) encourages effective learning through peer sharing amongst players in the industry through its MSC Malaysia Score + Acceleration Programme. In line with this, a series of six events was held throughout 2013, targeted at the Entry Point Project 2 […]

IBM’s RM1bil global service delivery hub in Cyberjaya goes live officially

IBM has officially launched its new Global Delivery Centre (GDC) in Cyberjaya, its 21st shared services centre in Malaysia and the latest addition to the US tech giant’s network of service delivery hubs in 20 countries that provide business processing and IT services capabilities to clients worldwide. In 2011, IBM announced an RM1-billion (US$303-million) investment […]