Category Archives: 2020 USA Job Market

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State Employment Differences Amplified by COVID-19

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State Employment Differences Amplified by COVID-19 Across the U.S., state employment differences are often reflective of a variety of factors. Some of these factors are broad in scope, and others may be distinctly local. For example, components that may influence the growth or decline of…

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Administration Limiting Immigration Visas due to High U.S. Unemployment Levels

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Administration Limiting Immigration Visas due to High U.S. Unemployment Levels The Trump administration will be limiting immigration visas in order to protect U.S. workers suffering from job losses during the COVID-19 pandemic. The order also bars groups of foreign workers. Several types of visas fall…

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Flexible Transportation Solution for a Changing Mobility Landscape

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Flexible Transportation Solution for a Changing Mobility Landscape Many GMS clients currently reviewing their relocation policies and international assignment programs find they need a flexible transportation solution. Responding to issues around the COVID-19 pandemic, companies are recognizing that shared and public transportation may not provide…

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Immigration Application Fees May Increase to Cover USCIS Anticipated Shortfall

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Immigration Application Fees May Increase to Cover USCIS Anticipated Shortfall U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is requesting to have a 10% surcharge added to immigration application fees. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, USCIS is experiencing a large decline in revenue from processing…

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Special Needs Relocation Services: A Compassionate Approach

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Special Needs Relocation Services: A Compassionate Approach Many GMS clients have transferees who require special needs relocation services. Sometimes the need is for a family member who will be relocating with the transferee. Other times, the need is for the transferee. Pre-decision services help employers…

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