With more companies than ever before aware of the need to make their workforce more diverse, we look at the different ways that organisations can encourage greater diversity.
Repatriation is a critical but often-ignored phase in the long-term international assignment lifecycle that is often considered an administrative formality to get the assignee and their family back to base. But is limiting engagement to just the physical relocation a missed opportunity?
Job evaluation has a crucial role to play in benchmarking expatriate salary packages. It allows consistent and reliable comparisons in a diverse field, aiding the management and benchmarking of employees around the world.
As we launch ECA's MyExpatriate Market Pay survey for another year we take a look at some of the results from last year's survey which reflect the changes we are seeing in the market.
For several reasons, changing compensation packages as a direct response to currency movements is nearly always a bad idea.
Cost is often the main concern when considering a commuter assignment but the financial implication is far from the only factor that matters when deciding if a commuting arrangement is the best fit.
In countries where inflation is particularly high, ECA undertakes interim cost of living surveys so that companies can protect their assignees’ spending power.
In order to attract and retain talent it is vital to keep track of local national salary trends in the locations where you operate. ECA's Senior Remuneration Analyst, Oliver Browne, reports on the key findings from this year's Salary Trends Survey.
Wrapping up our three-part series, this article looks at how to structure employment arrangements and ensure the right policies and processes are in place to effectively manage short-term assignments.
We dispel a few myths, highlight common pitfalls to avoid and provide advice to help global mobility teams establish best practices and compliance when managing short-term assignments.