This crazy World ....

  Tenner 10:33 04 Feb 2003
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We are all aware that there's money, serious money in mobiles as well as PCs and other things technical ...

Sunday afternoon, I received a cold call from a well spoken chap asking if I would like a free phone - the latest ( ? ) Nokia, complete with camera, This was a T-mobile contract. The line was bad, could hardly make out what he was saying, but when I asked where he was phoning from, his answer was clear enough ..... India ! Just wondered what my old Dad would have made of this crazy 'modern' world !

Regards

  Coaster3 11:37 04 Feb 2003

I hope you haven't got to go and collect it! :-)

  Elrond 11:44 04 Feb 2003

Its all there now, loads of people are trying to get into the IT business and its disappearing to India. We're all too late.

  Spook Tooth 12:32 04 Feb 2003

I wouldn't mind living in India...

  Spook Tooth 12:33 04 Feb 2003

Oh yeah - i wonder if that's where my mobile's gone.

(Gave it back to Carphone Warehouse Saturday for repair...)

  Tenner 13:05 04 Feb 2003

...... handing IT over ? I am told that one of the major companies involved in Financial Services has now handed over ( to an Indian organisation ) its compliance monitoring i.e regulatory checking for pension mis-selling etc. So its not just call centres that are booming.

  rawprawn 22:34 05 Feb 2003

India is now the in place to site call centers, Dell customer serevices are there it's all a question of labour costs

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