Upcoming Relocation Shows and Events - July

  We will be attending and/or sponsoring the following upcoming events. If you’re attending, look for us and say hi, because it's a great opportunity for us to stay abreast of the latest relocation trends, as well as develop and strengthen trusted partnerships.    Global Business News UpSkill Your GlobalBusiness IQ™ Event Date: July 14th Location: KPMG, Boston, MA Attendee: Pete Larkin The Global

Meet Andrea Tate, Expense Management Specialist

We recently sat down with Andrea to find out more about her and what she enjoys doing in her spare time. Who is Andrea Tate? – Where do you come from, what is your background, what do you do?  I am an Expense Management Specialist for CapRelo, primarily focusing on a large retail account. I review and process expense reports for relocating Associates, making sure the expenses are within policy

June Relocation Survey

Thinking about changing your relocation program or just curious about what other organizations are doing? Each month, we'll feature a short survey and share our findings along with the next survey the following month. Below are the results for last month's survey and this month's survey questions. May Survey Results 1. Does your company use tiered relocation packages? Yes: 43%No: 57% 2. How does

Global Assignment Services

As an HR director, you may have encountered a situation similar to the following: Your company is planning to open a new sales division in Europe and will relocate several members of the sales team to the new office. You and your staff must take on the responsibility of coordinating their relocations. A global relocation is more complex than a domestic transfer, which means there are more

Which Mobility Expenses are the Highest?

It’s crucial to know exactly where your money’s going to fully understand and manage your mobility costs. Statistics from 2015 research by Worldwide ERC® show the highest expenses are: Real Estate Issues Can Bust the Bank The largest employee relocation expense falls into the real estate category – typical employee relocation costs for renters are about $23,000, while they rise to an average of

5 Steps to Ease the Transition to a New School

Relocating for a job is not only challenging for the employee and their spouse, it can be especially hard on children, who are going to be nervous about their new home and starting over and making new friends at a new school. Ideally, a relocation will take place during the summer so the children can start school on time with the rest of their class. But even if that's not the case, there are

Stop by to See Us at SHRM 2017

Society for Human Resource Management Annual CONFERENCE & EXPOSITION When: June 18th - 21st Where: Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA Attendees: Dan Keating, Pete Larkin and Scott Williamson The SHRM Annual Conference & Exposition is the largest HR event in the world. Thousands of HR professionals will attend this year's conference, which will will feature more than 200

Upcoming Relocation Shows and Events - June

  We will be attending and/or sponsoring the following upcoming events because it’s a great opportunity for us to meet new people, stay abreast of latest relocation trends and meet with trusted partners. If you’re attending, look for us and say hi.    National Foreign Trade Council Annual International Human Resources Management Forum Date: June 1st Location: The Yale Club of New York, New York,

May Relocation Survey

Thinking about changing your relocation program or just curious about what other organizations are doing? Each month, we'll feature a short survey and share our findings along with the next survey the following month. Below are the results for last month's survey and this month's survey questions. April Survey Results 1. Does your company use rotational assignments? Yes: 40%No: 60% 2. For what

Meet the People of CapRelo: Pearl Simpson, Move Supervisor

When you think about a relocation management company, you probably think about the tasks on your relocation checklist, like selling and buying your home, finding a new school for your kids and filing taxes. But did you know there are hundreds of employees “behind the scenes” at CapRelo who help make your relocation worry-free? I recently sat down with Pearl Simpson, Move Supervisor, to better