Brexit and Global Mobility: What You and Your Employees Need to Know

Brexit and global mobility The U.K. vote to leave the European Union has sent shock waves around the world and taken both the U.K. and the EU into wholly uncharted territory. This leaves global mobility professionals, especially those of you with employees or business in the U.K. and other European countries, wondering what lies ahead.

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by Michelle Dopps

5 Hot Topics in Global Mobility Today

5 Hot Topics in Global MobilityLooking for a mid-day distraction that still counts as work? You’ve found it! It’s well known that global mobility and employee relocation managers need to be up-to-date on the many topics affecting your job. From immigration to taxes to employee hiring to a million other topics, your job is touched by events and happenings around the world. Here are a few recent articles we’ve found that will help you sharpen your knowledge while also taking a short break from your day-to-day tasks:

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by Michelle Dopps

Compliance 101 for Global Mobility Managers: Why is it so Complicated?

We keep hearing about globalization and how the world is growing smaller. If that’s the case, why is it getting more and more complicated to send employees across borders? Shouldn’t it be getting easier?

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by Michelle Dopps

Are Countries Turning Away Business as They Close Their Doors to Immigrants?

The news has been full of stories lately on the topic of immigration, particularly in Europe. One aspect that may deserve a little more attention is the effect that tightened immigration policies could have on international business.

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by Michelle Dopps

Lexicon Speaks on Compliance Challenges at FEM Summit

describe the imageLexicon’s very own, Deborah Wilkes, presented new insights on compliance issues at The Forum for Expatriate Management (FEM) conference held in the luxurious JW Marriot Hotel in Las Vegas last week.

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by Michelle Dopps

Employers need to file early to secure H-1B filing

visa immigration passport small 031913On April 1, 2013, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will begin accepting applications for the H-1B cap season for fiscal year 2014. H-1B is a non-immigrant visa in the United States that allows US employers to temporarily employ foreign workers in specialty occupations.

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by Michelle Dopps