SYDNEY Feb. 24, 2011
"When you think of huge websites you automatically think of Google and Facebook, the sites that people use everyday," stated Barrie. "This is the way outsourcing is going. Whether it’s a virtual assistant to help you manage your busy schedule or unique logo design for your child’s birthday party, outsourcing has become so affordable that everyone is doing it," he continued.
The fact that the outsourcing platform has reached such heights is not surprising. Over the past year the world of digital work has reached unforeseeable heights, now even broadening to the consumer level. Outsourcing, a business practice that was once considered to be only for large companies, was quickly adopted by small and medium sized businesses looking to cut cost and quickly jump into the marketplace, and has now reached even to the individual level with everyday people outsourcing individual tasks on a project basis.