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Question 1. Strategic outsourcing has witnessed astronomical growth and is constantly evolving. Organisations have started to outsource logistics, IT, manufacturing, finance and accounting, procurement etc. Write a report on emerging trends on strategic outsourcing with specific reference at least three business functions by undertaking systematic review of academic and industry publications.
Question 2. Global sourcing is an efficient strategy for reducing costs and enhancing competitiveness amongst businesses. However, it conflicts with the green agenda. Discuss the strategies that organisations can adopt to balance global sourcing and the green agenda
The assignment is made on two questions. one of them is focused on outsourcing trends while the other part describes how to balance sourcing with green agenda. a brief analysis of both the questions has been presented in the report.