Relocation

 

STEP helps U.S. citizens stay safe and connected abroad

U.S. government’s Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) – Companies with global assignees and business travelers often provide safety and security benefits, such...

 

Here Comes GDPR (EU General Data Protection Regulation – Is your Company Ready?

By now, if you’re a company that handles EU citizens’ private data, chances are you’re familiar with the EU’s new General...

 

Second U.S. passport can help simplify business travel

Although the U.S. Bureau of Consular affairs generally prohibits Americans from holding a second passport, there are exceptions to the rule,...

 

Cost Estimates help measure International Assignment ROI and avoid costly “surprises”

Measuring the return on investment for international assignments is notoriously difficult, but obtaining cost estimates before they begin can help companies...

 

Planning international assignments on the fly? Try this instead

As the international marketplace grows more complex, global mobility professionals must continuously evaluate and update their international assignment programs, assessing costs,...

 

Doing business during Ramadan

This Friday, May 26, Muslims worldwide will begin their 30-day observance of Ramadan. This marks the time, according to Islam, that...

 

New shipping requirements for those moving to the UK

A new shipping provision to improve the process of importing cargo to the UK and provide relief from import duties and...

 

H1-B Program Changes May Restrict Access to Top Talent

As many are now aware, an executive order revamping the H1-B program was signed this week by President Trump. This directs...

 

Scientifically Proven! Pets will Improve Relocation Result

Wondering if an employee should bring pets along on an international assignment? The answer is yes! Shipping a dog, cat, or...