Rural BPO has been catching steam as it is far cheaper than operating in a metro city.

Rural BPO Rajasthan Sets the Stage for Exploitation of New Talent

Rural BPOs have emerged as an alternative solution for outsourcing services. These enterprises tend to increase employment opportunities among villagers. A sustained supply of workforce is a major advantage of rural BPO apart from low infrastructure cost. The irrelevance of cost arbitration factor has forced the outsourcing sectors to identify substitute sources for the retention […]

Rural BPOs, a success model to be adopted in Sri Lanka

Business process management companies contribute a major share of foreign revenue for Sri Lanka. The 15,000 odd workers in BPO and IT sectors have contributed to making the industry the 5th highest in terms of foreign revenue generation for Sri Lanka. Recent years witnessed the mushrooming of many BPO and IT companies in Sri Lanka […]

Rural BPO Company profile: B2R Technologies Pvt. Ltd

B2R Technologies is an emerging rural BPM firm in India. The firm founded in 2009 offers BPM services to a variety of areas like Banking, Finance, Insurance, Publishing, Website management, and so on. Redefining the relationship between rural and urban and creating more employment avenues in rural India are the key business goals and objectives […]

BPO Company Profile: Ruralshores, A pioneer in Rural BPO

RuralShores is one of the leading rural BPO firms in India with delivery centers spread across different states of India. Established in May 2008, RuralShores is headquartered in Bangalore, India and they aim to bring jobs to rural youth of the country. Their motto is to provide job opportunities to educated rural youth who are […]

Rural BPO’s transform Indian BPO market; contributes $7 million in 2011-12

When a leading Indian BPO company decided to partner with a rural BPO company to service their US logistics client, it raised quite a few eye brows. The rural BPO set a record of 700 filings per man day when compared to their urban partner’s productivity of 650 filing per day, per man day. Rural […]

BPO Company Profile: DesiCrew, the rural BPO Company

DesiCrew Solutions Private Ltd has got to tell a different story unlike other giant BPOs. They are the pioneers in promoting rural BPO concept in India. They commenced their operation in the year 2005 in Bhavani, a small village in Tamil Nadu. Soon they expanded their operations to other villages in Tamil Nadu and by […]

Tamil Nadu Government unveils enhanced rural BPO policy

June 6, 2012: Tamil Nadu government unveiled its Rural BPO policy by allowing more incentives to the existing players/entrepreneurs in the industry to set up BPO units in rural areas. The government put in place an Enhanced Rural BPO policy to attract more employers to set up their BPO unit in any Tamil Nadu panchayat. […]

Rural BPO workforce in India to grow 10 times by 2013

BPO companies are increasingly moving to tier II and tier III cities to tap the potential of rural market. Though 90% of the BPO work in India happens in top 6 metro cities, BPO companies are expanding to rural areas so as to economise their cost of operations. According to a survey done by NASSCOM […]

Rural BPO’s and Vision of Mahatma Gandhi

The main advantages enjoyed by the owners of rural BPOs are lower investment in infrastructure, lower salary and they are not affected by huge attrition as in the case of urban BPOs. They are not worried over other overhead cost such as transportation and cafeterias. Since back office works does not create huge revenue, it […]

IT majors in India target rural BPO delivery model

December 07, 2011: In the recent times many major IT and BPO players have turned their attention towards rural areas. The companies have either set up a rural BPO unit or planning to set up a new one in tier 3 and 4 cities. In the recent time companies such as Wipro, Infosys and Aditya […]

Infosys to replicate rural BPO model in global destinations too

Bangalore, November 30, 2011: Bangalore based IT giant; Infosys has decided to go global with their Rural BPO strategy. The company which has recently launched BPO unit in Kaup is on the way to launch another one at Bagepally is thinking of implementing the new strategies in the international rural regions as well. According to […]

Story of a BPO in a village in Karnataka

September 3, 2011: Yes it is nothing else than a story, story of a brave man who chose the path of outsourcing as his source of basic living. Mr. Narayana Bhide is a brave man hailing from the southern part of Karnataka state in India who started a small BPO service centre “chips.ework” in a village […]