UCMS Group Russia together with Human Resource Management Portal (HRM.ru) published an article entitled «A Close Look at Outsourcing Tradition in Russia».
Despite the fact that outsourcing concept has entered the lexicon of the Russian business recently, few people know that this practice was used extensively in Imperial & Soviet Russia.
This concept is blended harmoniously with the whole picture of the Russian entrepreneurship tradition. And this is not only true for business but also to the way of life, commitment to local issues to deliver maximum benefit for minimum cost.
For instance, using payroll outsourcing services was a normal practice for large Soviet enterprises in the 1970’s. A function of payroll officer was transferred outside of the organization because of a high cost and limited availability of desktop computers.
More interesting facts you can learn from the full article at – http://www.hrm.ru/v-luchshikh-tradicijakh-autsorsinga