#18 - Mark Jamieson: A/B Test Outsourcing Companies
#18 - Mark Jamieson: A/B Test Outsourcing Companies

I have spoken with Mark Jamieson about his experience with outsourcing. Mark is from the opinion that outsourcing is about finding partners that can bring value to your business in a cost effective way, and not necessarily just taking your business overseas.


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Karl Jamieson runs an Internet Marketing Agency and clearly pointed out the DOs and DON’Ts that one needs to know when starting to Outsource a part of one’s portfolio.


  • 01:17 Introduction
  • 02:08 How does Outsourcing fit the business
  • 04:00 How would business be like without Outsourcing
  • 04:57 What is Core and therefore non-Subject of Outsourcing
  • 07:16 On selecting an Outsourcing partner
  • 08:55 The annoying thing
  • 11:00 Business evolution trend
  • 15:21 What is non-excusable
  • 12:55 On addressing a potential delay
  • 20:13 On the relevancy of communication
  • 22:11 The tool belt.
  • 16:28 On dealing and overcoming errors
  • 23:47 On what needs to move to the outsourcing sphere
  • 25:50 The Horror Story
  • 28:54 On mitigating potential problems
  • 30:37 Core message

Key Points

"Outsourcing allows us to make some money while the client saves some money with no negative Quality impact. "

"The only sure thing is that delays will happen"

"Learn from mistakes and become better"

"Never launch a website on a Friday"

"Not having overhead means that when you don’t need the service you are not paying for it"

"Do not fear outsourcing but make sure to do proper due diligence"

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I'm an Outsourcerer. I'm a DNN Geek. I help people with their sites @ DeskPal. I'm a #Pomodoro practitioner. I'm a husband and a father of 2 beautiful girls.

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