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  • Temporary Domestic Assignments: Program Creation and Policy Development

    By Nick Royle · February 14 2011 · Relocation Policy & Trends

    For the most part, domestic temporary assignments have been administered by most organizations as an informal program and typically considered as extended business trips. But, for other organizations, the temporary domestic assignment (TDA) is an important component of the overall domestic employee mobility program. Similar to the way global programs are structured, the requirements are…

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  • Expatriate Assignment: Return on Investment

    By Nick Royle · February 10 2011 · Global Mobility Management

    At the Worldwide ERC® 2010 Global Workforce Summit this past October, the focus of many sessions was the return on investment (ROI) of expatriate assignments and the talent management systems that address this issue. Only 14% of global mobility managers report they have any type of initiative to determine the ROI. The top reason the…

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  • Temporary Domestic Assignments: Why the Reported Increase?

    By Nick Royle · February 7 2011 · Domestic Relocation

    Since 2003, The Worldwide ERC® has been reporting that temporary domestic assignments were on the rise or holding steady. In many companies, the temporary domestic assignment (TDA) is an important part of the domestic employee mobility relocation program. But exactly how does a TDA differ from a permanent relocation and what is leading to the…

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  • 24/7/365 Connectivity: Is it Good or Bad?

    By Nick Royle · February 1 2011 · Technology

    As a professional in the workforce since the early 1990s I have sat in amazement at the advances in technology that have occurred over the past 20 years. I often reflect on the days using our DOS based system, which was very pioneering at the time, our dependence on fax machines, and how funny it…

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