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Related products Abstract The case addresses an extremely critical and timely subject. Offshore outsourcing is hotly debated today in business and political circles, driven by the unrelenting growth of technology and the global economy.
The ubiquitous nature of the eBay name adds to the appeal of the case. The authors believe it will be rare to find students in university classrooms today who have not bought or sold something on eBay and who have not been aware of the impact of outsourcing decisions on careers and communities.
The case provides insights into eBay's unique on-line business model, explores the critical role of customer service in rapidly growing on-line enterprises, and stimulates in-depth discussion of the issues managers working in customer service face when making outsourcing decisions.
The case is set in late when the operations director is scheduled to present a new 'three-tiered' outsourcing strategy to the senior management team lead by Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman.
In addition, at the last minute an unanticipated and largely untried approach to outsourcing is introduced in response to a question posed by eBay's vice president of global customer support.
The question, and related issues, provides the stimulus for students to reflect on and analyse the details of the strategy involving: Finally, students are challenged to evaluate a hybrid strategy for eBay to work with a third party vendor to 'Build, Operate, and ultimately Transfer', or 'BOT' facilities to eBay.Gazelle in Case Solution,Gazelle in Case Analysis, Gazelle in Case Study Solution, Threats: With all the opportunities, available Gazelle indeed is threatened by external environment.
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The case provides insights into eBay's unique on-line business model, explores the critical role of customer service in rapidly growing on-line enterprises, and stimulates in-depth discussion of the issues managers working in customer service face when making outsourcing decisions. Chapter 5 covers a firm’s strength and weakness from a resource based view, applying the VRIO framework, implications of the resource-based view, and limitations of the VRIO framework.
In this week post I will do a VRIO analysis of eBay.