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USCIS Adjusting Premium Processing Fees to Improve Adjudications and Service Processes

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USCIS Adjusting Premium Processing Fees to Improve Adjudications and Service Processes The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) will increase premium processing fees for some forms starting on October 1, 2018. The fees will increase by 14.92%, reflecting the percentage increase in inflation since implementation…

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Performing a Security Assessment on Your Relocation Management Company

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Performing a Security Assessment on Your Relocation Management Company Most companies understand the importance of performing a security assessment on their data and operational systems. In many industries, specific standards require a security assessment on a regular basis to maintain compliance. Often these standards require…

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EU Blue Card and Single Permit Directive Allow Non-EU Citizens to Work in EU Countries

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EU Blue Card and Single Permit Directive Allow Non-EU Citizens to Work in EU Countries Within the European Union (EU), the EU Blue Card program allows non-EU citizens to work in EU countries. Applicants for the EU Blue Card must meet specific criteria before they…

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Global Talent Shortage Can Be Mitigated With Global Relocation

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Global Talent Shortage Can Be Mitigated With Global Relocation Korn Ferry’s study “Global Talent Crunch” highlights the skilled talent shortage impacting countries and specific industries around the world. Many countries are already facing a skilled talent shortage across several industries. The study examines the talent…

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Household Goods Moves and Your Relocation Management Company

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Household Goods Moves and Your Relocation Management Company Transferees and new hires often require household goods moves from their current location to their new location. Usually this move must adhere to a specific time schedule. It is in the employer’s best interest to ensure that…

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