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What Is BPO?


Definition: BPO stands for "business process outsourcing," which is simply another term for outsourcing. This is when a company contracts an outside provider for services or business processes. This might include manufacturing or back-office functions such as accounting and human resources. But BPO might also includes front-end services such as customer care and technical support.

"Global BPO" is another term for offshoring or outsourcing outside a company's home country or primary market.

BPO jobs are not necessarily work at home, but some, like call centers, can be.

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Also Known As: business process outsourcing, outsourcing, subcontracting
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