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Global Mobility: Essential Best Practices

Immigration Priorities in 2016

March is normally a big month for planning in the immigration law sector. Ordinarily the Home Office introduces new laws on the …

by Ian Robinson, Fragomen

Meaningful Engagements Across Difference

International Schools to Transnational Organisations If I was to ask you to think of phrases that we associate with cultural difference, it …

by Dr. Sophie Cranston, Loughborough University

Nowhere to hide –right to rent checks

and the creation inhospitable environment for (illegal) migrants In 2014 it was decided that the best way to deal with illegal migration …

by Val Gascoyne, Fragomen

Migration and the Veil of Ignorance

Fifteen years ago I wrote a university dissertation on the social contract, looking at how the works of a number of writers …

by Ian Robinson, Fragomen LLP

UK Migration: are you thinking what I’m thinking?

In a short few months since the general election we’ve seen a real step change in the way the Conservative leadership are …

by Ian Robinson - Fragomen

Talent Management: Changing International Assignments?

Looking at place, we can see two models of international assignments—the traditional expatriate and the talented employee; The traditional expatriate sees being …

by Dr Sophie Cranston

Is the term ‘expatriate’ appropriate to describe our contemporary global workforce?

In the 21st Century, it is time to change our terminology when talking about global work patterns. As organisations become increasingly globalised, …

by Dr Sophie Cranston

The Hidden Compliances in Global Mobility

Transitioning Families at International Schools

The need for support required by new staff and transitioning families at international schools International recruitment and relocation can be a stressful …

by Caroline Breeds

HR & Relo Professionals can learn from Transitioning Parents

When families relocate on overseas business assignments it can be a challenging time with considerations such as, housing, location and education to …

by Caroline Breeds, ACS International Schools

A Silver Lining to the Global Economy: International Mail Shipping

We are all too aware of the problems with the Global economy, we have all heard of the drop of oil prices …

by Tashi Nibber, US Global Mail

The Credit Challenge

How local credit requirements impact foreigners What happens when you move to a new country but your credit history stays at home? …

by Amy Oberlies, International AutoSource

Case Studies in Compliance: Straight forward Shipping?

In the ever changing landscape of Global Mobility, one constant remains- Compliance. Compliance of laws and regulations whether they be immigration, tax …

by Tashi Nibber, US Global Mail

Supporting Families in Transition

The prospect of relocating to another country on an international assignment can be an overwhelming experience for families, with a number of …

by Caroline Breeds, ACS International Schools

Car Buying in the United States: Watch Out for the Fine Print

Expats, beware of the fine print! Learn what to watch out for when reading car buying advertisements Advertising is king in the …

by Amy Oberlies, International Autosource

Intercultural Training in Africa

The image of Africa as the “Dark Continent” has morphed into one that presents Africa as the next big economic opportunity, as …

by Dr Sean Rogers, PhD in African studies, Expats On The Globe

The Value of an International Education

As ever more companies ‘go global, and business executives seek that vital, career-enhancing international experience, interest in international assignments has rarely been …

by Caroline Breeds, ACS International Schools

Ensuring School Success for Repatriating Children

Many families repatriate over the summer so that children may begin school at the start of the new academic year – either …

by Elizabeth Perelstein, The School Choice Group

Britain is still a Green & Pleasant Land

Says new survey of business partners who have relocated to the UK UK boasts kind, friendly people and a great sense of …

by Caroline Breeds, ACS International Schools

Choosing Schools When Relocating: State or Public vs. Private Education

Relocating families are faced with options that may challenge past opinions about state-funded versus private schooling. In a new location ease of …

by Liz Perelstein, School Choice International

Holding a Relocation Assignment Together

A good relocation is like a beautiful mosaic – both are complex works of art that take hours of work to complete …

by Bob Robertson, Robertson Languages

Why Expats Should Say ‘Yes’ to Car Rental Insurance

Why Expats Should Say ‘Yes’ to Car Rental Insurance Travellers often debate whether buying rental car insurance in the United States is …

by Amy Oberlies, International Autosource

Forwarding Expat Mail – Headaches, Hidden costs and the Cure!

Are you and your mailroom staff tired of handling Expat Mail? Having a hard time keeping up with all the headaches of …

by Tashi Nibber, US Global Mail

Studies in Global Mobility

Global Mobility Matters Report 2016

The State of Global Mobility How has Global Mobility progressed in 2015, how has the economic downturn effected it and where will …

by Tashi Nibber

Dual career families are the number one challenge to talent mobility

With both partners in a family earning well, it is getting harder for companies to uproot either one to send on a …

by human resources online

TAKING A MULTIPRONGED APPROACH TO GLOBAL MOBILITY

Over the next year or so, about half of companies anticipate an increase in the use of permanent transfers (54 percent), developmental …

by hronline

Top Talent Trends in 2016

Based on insights from 24 global experts, the list reflects trends that have emerged during the past 12 months as well as …

by businesswire

Taxation of international executives

View taxation summaries for countries created by KPM covering relevant income tax and social security rates, together with the key aspects of …

by KPMG

Millennials, Gen Y, a look into the future?

In recent times there have been numerous articles and posts about ’Millennials’ – people born between 1980 and 2000 – who have …

by Andrew Harris, HCR

Fast Forward to 2020 – The Future of Global Mobility?

The complex, dynamic landscape of the global mobility industry has changed considerably in recent years. We have moved from a focus on …

by Re: Locate

Expats Vote Singapore Best Place to Live and Work

Singapore takes the top spot in the eighth Expat Explorer country league table, with expatriates praising the opportunities for career development, appealing …

by HSBC

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Expats On The Globe

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Elizabeth Perelstein, School Choice International

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Fragomen

Fragomen is the world’s leading immigration law firm. Whilst focusing exclusivel ...

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Caroline Breeds, ACS International Schools

As the UK Corporate relations consultant for ACS International Schools my role is ...

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ACS International Schools

Founded in 1967 to serve the needs of global and local families, ACS International ...

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Tashi Nibber, US Global Mail

Tashi – armed with an MS in Computer Information Systems and an MBA in Marke ...

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Ian Robinson, Fragomen

Ian has eight years experience of working on contentious migration and criminal ju ...

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Bob Robertson, Robertson Languages International Ltd

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Robertson Languages International Ltd

We have been providing award-winning language and cultural training in all languag ...

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Dr Sophie Cranston, Loughborough University

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