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Satellite Operation

What is 'Satellite Operation '

A small office in a different location from a company or government agency's main office. Reasons for opening a satellite operation may include reaching an underserved area, expanding market share and lifestyle/quality of life factors for employees. Satellite operations can be used in all kinds of businesses, such as doctor's offices, Department of Motor Vehicles offices, political offices and corporate offices.

Explaining 'Satellite Operation '

In deciding whether to establish a satellite operation, companies must consider factors such as the cost of renting and furnishing another office, the cost of hiring additional staff to work in that office, and whether existing employees will be burdened by the need to travel to and from the main office to the satellite operation.


Further Reading


Tourism inward investment and regional economic development effects: perspectives from tourism satellite accounts
www.tandfonline.com [PDF]
… foreign investors in tourism-related sectors; and then managerial and franchising operations which have … Office of the European Communities, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development … Tourism satellite account: Recommended methodological framework 2008 …

Regional tourism satellite accounts: A useful policy tool?Regional tourism satellite accounts: A useful policy tool?
journals.sagepub.com [PDF]
… foreign investors in tourism-related sectors; and then managerial and franchising operations which have … Office of the European Communities, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development … Tourism satellite account: Recommended methodological framework 2008 …

Satellite communication in road freight operations: the METAFORA experienceSatellite communication in road freight operations: the METAFORA experience
www.emerald.com [PDF]
… foreign investors in tourism-related sectors; and then managerial and franchising operations which have … Office of the European Communities, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development … Tourism satellite account: Recommended methodological framework 2008 …

An overview of small satellites in remote sensingAn overview of small satellites in remote sensing
www.tandfonline.com [PDF]
… foreign investors in tourism-related sectors; and then managerial and franchising operations which have … Office of the European Communities, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development … Tourism satellite account: Recommended methodological framework 2008 …

Satellite terminals: a local solution to hub congestion?Satellite terminals: a local solution to hub congestion?
www.sciencedirect.com [PDF]
… foreign investors in tourism-related sectors; and then managerial and franchising operations which have … Office of the European Communities, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development … Tourism satellite account: Recommended methodological framework 2008 …

The tourism satellite account: foundations, progress and issuesThe tourism satellite account: foundations, progress and issues
www.sciencedirect.com [PDF]
… foreign investors in tourism-related sectors; and then managerial and franchising operations which have … Office of the European Communities, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development … Tourism satellite account: Recommended methodological framework 2008 …

Small satellite remote sensing and applications–history, current and futureSmall satellite remote sensing and applications–history, current and future
www.tandfonline.com [PDF]
… foreign investors in tourism-related sectors; and then managerial and franchising operations which have … Office of the European Communities, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development … Tourism satellite account: Recommended methodological framework 2008 …

Tourism satellite accounts: a critical assessmentTourism satellite accounts: a critical assessment
journals.sagepub.com [PDF]
… foreign investors in tourism-related sectors; and then managerial and franchising operations which have … Office of the European Communities, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development … Tourism satellite account: Recommended methodological framework 2008 …



Q&A About Satellite Operation


Why would you open up another office?

There are several reasons to open up another office, including reaching an underserved area, expanding market share and lifestyle quality of life factors for employees.

Who can use satellite operations?

Satellite operations can be used in all kinds of businesses, such as doctor's offices, Department of Motor Vehicles offices, political offices and corporate offices.

What must you consider before opening up a satellite operation?

Before opening up a new satellite operation, companies must consider factors such as the cost of renting and furnishing another office, the cost of hiring additional staff to work in that office and whether existing employees will be burdened by having to travel back and forth between the main office and the new one.

What is a satellite operation?

A satellite operation is a small office in a different location from the main office of a company or government agency.