Category Archives: Global Relocation

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Japan’s Labor Reform Law Helps Corporate Japan Rethink Work Styles

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Japan’s Labor Reform Law Helps Corporate Japan Rethink Work Styles The government of Japan introduced a labor reform law in June. The law will change Japanese working behaviors that are detrimental to workers and their health. Several high profile examples of workers harmed by overworking…

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Spain’s Changing Economy Leads to Relocation Opportunities

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Spain’s Changing Economy Leads to Relocation Opportunities Since undergoing a massive retrenchment from 2008 through 2013 when it lost 9% of its Gross Domestic Product in real terms, Spain’s changing economy has recovered and is now transforming into a global technology power center. As of…

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Engage Your Relocation Management Company Early in the Relocation Process

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Engage Your Relocation Management Company Early in the Relocation Process Employers should engage their Relocation Management Company (RMC) early in the relocation process. Employers often go to great lengths to define the questions they ask RMCs in their Request for Proposal. Several employees from departments…

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European Union Member States Must Recognize Residency Rights of Same Sex Spouses

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European Union Member States Must Recognize Residency Rights of Same Sex Spouses A new rule from the European Court of Justice, located in Luxembourg, requires European Union (EU) countries to recognize the residency rights of same sex spouses. The rule applies even if the countries…

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Advantages of an Expedited Bidding Process

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Advantages of an Expedited Bidding Process More companies are using an expedited bidding process when it comes to outsourcing their relocation program to a Relocation Management Company (RMC). This fundamental shift in a company’s approach to outsourcing relocation has many benefits, including significant cost and…

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