The Challenges of Developing a Core-Flex Program

Developing a core-flex program can be challenging, especially for organizations that are inexperienced with corporate mobility. Determining Precisely What Benefits to Offer The choice of benefits should be competitive – but it should also be financially viable. The included services must be representative of the company culture and the level of employer support employees can expect, while at the

Meet Pete Larkin, CapRelo's Own "Deputy Chief"

At CapRelo, we value employees with a sense of mission and service, and encourage our team to pursue a greater purpose both in the workplace and outside of it. To learn more about him and is role at CapRelo, I recently sat down with VP of Global Business Development, Pete Larkin. Or perhaps we should be calling him "Deputy Chief."  Raised in Hartford, CT by parents who both worked for the

Upcoming Mobility Shows and Events - June 2018

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 global mobility trends, as well as develop and strengthen trusted partnerships.    Greater Richmond Relocation Council 2018 Spring conference Date: June 5 Location: Richmond Hilton Downtown, Richmond, VA Attendee:

What is a Relocation Package & What Should it Include?

WHAT IS A RELOCATION PACKAGE? When a company offers an employee long-term employment in a location more than 50 miles from the current work location, a company may offer a relocation package. This usually covers the employee’s reasonable moving and other work-related expenses. By offering transferees a relocation package, employers provide comprehensive financial and other types of assistance to

Build Bonus Incentives into Your Executive Mobility Policy

A 2017 corporate relocation survey reported that nine out of ten firms that offer incentives in addition to the standard inclusions of a relocation package are far more successful in convincing an employee to relocate than those who don't.  Some popular incentives among employees—and those that may be most likely to win over an employee who is having a hard time deciding—include the following:

Address Real Estate Concerns in Your Executive Mobility Program

A comprehensive talent mobility program is essential to recruit and retain top executive talent. Offering a competitive mobility package is one way to attract and keep the best talent on your executive team. Addressing concerns about selling a current home and purchasing a new home in your mobility program may play a large part in an executive’s decision to accept a relocation offer. Consider the

Upcoming Mobility Shows and Events - May 2018

  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 global mobility trends, as well as develop and strengthen trusted partnerships.    Institute for Supply Management 2018 Conference Date: May 6-9 Location: Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, Nashville, TN

CapRelo Named HRO Today Baker's Dozen Top Global Relocation Company in 2018... Again!

For a baker in medieval England, there were laws relative to the cost of wheat used to make the bread they sold. Bakers could be subject to various punishment if they sold the bread for more than what is was worth. The widely known term ‘baker’s dozen’, of 13 instead of the usual 12, originated when bakers would throw in an extra loaf of bread when selling a dozen for the fear of coming up

Global Compensation Services (Part 3)

A global mobility program can offer significant value to a company, not only because of the business opportunities it presents, but also because it helps to attract and retain quality talent. However, to remain in compliance with the rules and regulations of various countries, a well-run global mobility program needs accurate, timely administration and bookkeeping. Working with a global

Upcoming Mobility Shows and Events - April 2018

  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 global mobility trends, as well as develop and strengthen trusted partnerships.    Southern California Relocation Council Lunch & Learn Spring Program Date: April 5 Location: Wilshire Loft, Los Angeles, CA