Surviving Outsourcing and Offshoring

Jenni Virtaluoto, Annalisa Sannino, Yrjö Engeström
2016 Journal of business and technical communication  
Major trends, such as outsourcing and offshoring, and field-specific factors, such as the advent of content management systems, have fundamentally changed technical communication in recent years. These changes have been widely discussed in the literature of the field, and this article traces their impact on technical communicators in Finland, a high-cost country where downturns in the export industry and the downsizing of major employers are currently coinciding. Through
doi:10.1177/1050651916651908 fatcat:j3mz42w3d5d6bbcfrgwsgs66l4