An assignment letter should be as detailed as possible if potentially costly misunderstandings are to be avoided. Here's what you need to consider and the various elements that should be covered.
Why are short-term assignments growing in popularity and how are companies structuring packages?
Highlights from a recent panel discussion with Ericsson and HEINEKEN on how technology is shaping the way global mobility teams work.
What is the select country approach to calculating assignment pay, and when should you use it?
We delve deeper into the concept of spendable income - the portion of salary to which the cost of living index is typically applied.
We discuss how Hong Kong's attractiveness to multinationals and expats compares with 20 years ago and in relation to other regional competitors.
Benchmarking expat packages is vital to remain competitive in today's increasingly globalised market. We discuss the factors you should consider.
By combining aspects of the home-and host-based approaches, the hybrid approach can be an ideal solution for some assignments - we discuss when you should use it.
In this Mobility Basics post, we look at the dual approach - what is it and when should you use it?
To help boost your international assignment success rates and post-assignment staff retention, we discuss the key reasons for assignment failure, the problems with repatriation and what you as an organisation can do to prepare your employees.