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8 years 11 months ago

Alla Weinstein, a renewable energy entrepreneur, discusses AquaBuOY, a technology that converts energy from waves.

8 years 11 months ago

<p>This is my first post, so I want to start by saying a bit about who I am, and why I&rsquo;m writing this.&nbsp;Second, I want to describe a looming puzzle about microfinance. First, about me: I&rsquo;m a <a href="http://wagner.nyu.edu/faculty/facultyDetail.php?whereField=facultyID&amp... at NYU</a>, where I teach in the <a href="http://wagner.nyu.edu/">Wagner Graduate School of Public Service</a>.&nbsp;NYU is fueled by the energy of downtown New York.&nbsp;The ethos is very entrepreneurial, and my colleagues share commitments both to ideas and to action....

8 years 11 months ago

<p class="MsoNormal">As corporate competition rises companies are constantly looking for solutions to increase efficiency at manageable costs.<span> </span>Several companies have discovered that outsourcing certain operations of their business has provided these solutions and allowed them to leverage their competitive edge.<span> </span>The idea behind it is to outsource secondary operations that are not core skill areas of your company.<span> </span>This effectively allows your staff to focus on key, income generating areas of operations.<span> </span>Of course there are costs of outsourcing the secondary services, but they can be significantly offset by revenues generated from your staff spending more time on primary services....