The Outsourcing Institute provides a variety of information and statistics on the types of services companies are outsourcing and the industries seeking outsource contractors. It also publishes a quarterly newsletter called The Source. For more information, write to The Outsourcing Institute, 45 Rockefeller Plaza, #2000, New York, NY 10111 or call (800) 421-676. You can also visit the institute's Web site at http://www.outsourcing.com
Author Robert Jennings gives tips on how to break into the outsourcing business in Make it Big in the $100 Billion Outsource Contracting Industry (Westfield Press). For more information or to order, write to P.O. Box 1186, Westminster, CO 80030-1186 or call (800) 990-7211.
Frances Huffman is a freelance writer in Pacific Palisades, California.