Trend of jobs (and departments) being outsourced is prevalent.
Reports indicate Sonyâ€™s planned layoffs won't affect at least one nationâ€™s consumer electronics labor force anytime soon: India. And many companies, especially in the IT, science and tech industries, are downsizing and outsourcing in efforts to cut costs and protect bottom lines. Whether a small business or a large one, if this is a prevalent trend, it might be time to look at your options. Experts say informational interview can be a great way to not only get your name at the forefront of future employers, but also get the ball rolling for interviewing and taking on new clients. Also volunteer opportunities can be perfect for getting job leads and knowing what opportunities to attack in case you have to move on.