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Mobility in Asia is at a turning point. Asian-grown companies are now major players in international business, expanding into new markets outside the region. This comes with a host of challenges when operating across borders, such as: • Adapting to unfamiliar cultural nuances • Relocating from low-…
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Saudi Arabia is the largest state in western Asia and is known for its large oil and gas reserves. With major cities like Riyadh and Jeddah, the country is a frequent destination for international assignees. Our latest Emerging Market Watch on Saudi Arabiadiscusses the key challenges associated with…
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Moving internationally can be a unique opportunity for every member of a family. But when children are involved, it’s wise to communicate early and often concerning the transition. With 61% of organizations reporting “families’ inability to adapt to the host location” as a primary reason for…
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The final phase in international assignments, repatriation is often neglected by mobility managers—a critical misstep, as repatriation is truly the key to ROI for global assignments. Many managers, even with the best of intentions, may tend to underestimate the effects, both on a personal and…