Managing IT: The Case for Outsourcing

Managing IT: The Case for Outsourcing

business operations July 27, 2015 By: Carolyn M. Mollen

For many nonprofits and associations, maintaining an in-house information-technology staff can be difficult for both practical and financial reasons. Outsourcing IT services can be the answer. Here's how to know if outsourced IT can work for you.

The term "outsourcing" can have negative connotations, but for many nonprofit organizations it can be an effective tool to help move the organization forward. While many roles within a nonprofit organization can be outsourced, information-technology services provide a particularly robust opportunity for organizations to utilize outsourcing to improve organizational effectiveness and capacity. ...