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Italian town pays up to €2,000 to encourage relocation

Something for the weekend: Many organisations opt to send employees on expatriate assignments, with staff and their families relocating across the globe for business benefits. Candela, a small Italian town near Puglia, is using a similar principle to encourage employees to join its workforce, by paying up to €2,000 (£1776.55) for people to become residents. […]

Relocation benefits for Charlie the macaw?

Something for the weekend… A parrot has just landed a job at the theme park Legoland and could well expect some nice relocation benefits. Charlie, a 32-year-old macaw, will relocate from her home in Pickering, north Yorkshire to the famous theme park in Windsor. She beat out stiff competition in a ‘parrot-in-residence’ talent competition by being […]

Marks and Spencer signs for international relocation service

Marks and Spencer is one of 22 organisations that Hamptons International has signed on to its corporate services offering in the first three months of 2010. The international residential agents offers relocation for existing employees, relocation for new recruits and granduates, short-term rentals, and employee benefit schemes. Adam Hozaifa, a strategy and finance consultant who […]

Employee Benefits Live: Cutting the cost of global relocation

Employers could save money by reviewing their global relocation service for staff on expatriate assignments. Speaking at Employee Benefits Live, Craig Truter, reward programme manager at Centrica, said executives often take overseas postings with expectations of higher salary and perks, and there is a need to balance the demand for retention and recruitment of talent. […]

International benefits – definitions – Relocation, international

Many employers who need to relocate employees to overseas offices hire the services of a professional relocation agency to help those employees acclimatise to their new location. This can include offering language and cultural lessons, searching for accommodation and schools (if the employee’s children are moving), selling the house in the current country as well […]

Corporate philanthropy that builds social brand equity

The 2020 Edelman Trust Barometer – that polled more than 34,000 people in 28 countries – reports that businesses are trusted to be more ethical than governments. In other words, people look up to corporations to help solve society’s most pressing problems. The term corporate social responsibility (CSR) was coined by Dr. Howard Bowen in […]

Employee Retention: Top 5 reasons employees leave their jobs

Understanding why people leave their roles is key to improving retention. In this year’s version of their yearly report ‘The Employee Retention Report’, the Work Institute shed light on just why it is employees move on from their current roles. The study contains insights from interviews with over 250,000 employees into preventable reasons why employees […]

McBride-Morse joins Suddath

Global transportation, relocation and logistics business Suddath has hired Heather McBride-Morse as its new chief people officer. McBride-Morse, who has 20 years of industry experience, specialises in helping organisations to grow, both organically and via mergers and acquisitions, and in creating top-tier employee experiences. She will be replacing Elizabeth Spradley, who is retiring after a […]

EXCLUSIVE: More than half of employers have delved deeper into gender pay gap

EXCLUSIVE: More than half (57%) of organisations have conducted additional analysis to identify drivers behind their gender pay gap figures, and 9% are looking to carry out an equal pay audit, according to bi-annual research by reward management consultancy Paydata. The autumn edition of the UK reward management survey took place between September and November 2018, canvassing the […]

PWC, Motor Neurone Disease Association and Deloitte to speak at Employee Benefits Live

PWC, the Motor Neurone Disease Association and Deloitte are among the organisations that will address attendees at Employee Benefits Live 2018 on Tuesday 2 and Wednesday 3 October. During the course of the two-day event, delegates will hear experts discuss a wide variety of topics impacting the reward, benefits and compensation sectors. The conference programme […]