Presently, the expression outsourcing is widely known. However, for quite a long time this was discussed and used mostly by big corporations, frequently international ones. After that, also smaller frms started to see the enormous potential and all opportunities that outsourcing might provide for their business too. However, it seems that still a lot of them may not be truly aware that their enterprise is already at the stage of growing, in which outsourcing should be considered. Thus, it may be worth to know when such moment arrives and then, to be ready to decide if IT outsourcing can be beneficial for the company.