Entries by Ed

IAS 1-of-a-Kind Repatriation Protection

WOODBURY, NY (February 28, 2018) – International AutoSource (IAS), a leading full-service provider of transportation solutions for expats, is proud to offer its Repatriation Protection Plan.  This one-of-a-kind program is an IAS exclusive, and is included with all vehicle leases. The IAS Repatriation Protection Plan was developed to allow expats an opportunity for early termination of […]

Corporate meeting-at-sea August 2-3-4

Outline of Schedule Aug 2  Check-in … and get settled on-board Aug 2  5:30,  GLOBALHR sail-away party welcome reception GLOBALHR dinner Aug 3 GLOBALHR  TOWN HALL 9:30 – 12 education morning 12,  lunch  1-4, open time 4:30 – 5:30, education 5:30, drinks 6- evening, open time Aug 4  GLOBALHR  TOWN HALL 10 – 12, education […]

3 Reasons Why You Want an Expatriation Coach

  Denis 聂 得力 Niedringhaus General Manager and Owner    Let’s start at the very beginning.  As an expatriate American, I’ve been where you are…. many, many times. Maybe I don’t know the details of your situation, but I’ve still got a good idea of what you’re going through. You might believe me if I gave you an […]

WHAT IS EUROPE?  EU must learn from Brexit and reform

    Emmanuel Macron is the president of France    ‘Never since the second world war has Europe been so essential. Now is the time for a European renaissance’ Who told the British people the truth about their post-Brexit future? Who spoke to them about losing access to the EU market? Who mentioned the risks […]

Asia-Pacific view of talent mobility; Permanent Transfers

According to Strategy Analytics’ “Global Mobile Workforce Forecast”, the global mobile workforce is set to increase to 1.88 billion in 2023, accounting for 43.3% of the global workforce.  With a future comprising a mobile workforce on the horizon we draw focus to the highly-anticipated workforce mobility trends HR leaders based in Singapore and Malaysia foresee for the […]


  By Anne Rossier-Renaud and Rob Thissen, Mercer   When it comes to managing your rotator assignees, there’s a number of issues you’ll want to prepare for before sending any employees away. Shifting demographics, security issues, talent shortages, and compliance complications are just a few of the challenges that global businesses have to address when managing rotator assignees, […]


Trade tensions and populist undercurrents continue to dominate the global economic climate. Combined with the spectre of monetary policy tightening and volatility looming over markets, international businesses are under more pressure than ever to get their overseas operations right. Mercer’s 21st annual Quality of Living survey shows that many cities around the world still offer attractive environments in […]

Mercer talks about BREXIT

Memo from GLOBALHRnews:   This was prepared/written prior to the House of Commons vote March 12 By Kate Fitzpatrick, Mercer   At the time this article is published at the beginning of March 2019, the United Kingdom is legally set to leave the European Union without a deal on 29 March 2019, unless a breakthrough on the […]