Note this report is in German. The strategic use of external service providers by large German companies continues to be a key factor for their success and growth. The market volume of temporary workers, freelancers and services - including management, IT and engineering consulting - amounts to more than EUR 100 billion currently, and that number continues to grow.
This report, written by leading analyst and consultancy firm Lünendonk GmbH, examines how German businesses are approaching and managing their external service providers and:
- Takes a close look at compliance challenges in Germany
- Highlights trends in the region
- Provides recommendations for managing the external workforce