The Christmas holiday season can be a difficult time for assignees, but it’s also an opportunity to learn more about your host country and your fellow expats
Excitement, fear, loneliness, empowerment. Ride the rollercoaster of emotions that every new expat experiences and discover where to find emotional support
It’s not a holiday destination, but Luanda has a significant expat community. If you are joining them, be aware of its strengths and weaknesses.
A summary of the strengths and weaknesses of San Francisco from the expat perspective
Advice for expats and mobility departments on cross-cultural communication – and 4 books that you should read before you go
A summary of the strengths and weaknesses of Barcelona from the expat perspective.
Five key pieces of advice for anyone relocating overseas with their pet.
Which are the best cities for expats to live in? Explore our alternative take on the best relocation destinations.
One of the most daunting aspects of relocating a family is finding the right schooling – here are some useful tips and resources to help.
A global assignment is often a lucrative opportunity – but what financial plans should expats consider for their time abroad?
A summary of the strengths and weaknesses of Vienna from the expat perspective
A summary of the strengths and weaknesses of Sydney from the expat perspective
Going on a global assignment can be great for your career. But beware of the professional downsides too…
A summary of the strengths and weaknesses of Singapore from the expat perspective
Preparing to relocate overseas? Here are a few tips to help you avoid culture-shock on arrival in your new host country
Which are the best cities for expats? We combine surveys from around the web with our own experience to give you the top 5.
Different cultures celebrate different holidays – this is our guide to the major holidays and festivals around the world, and how they affect expat life.
A relocation package usually covers the costs of relocating an expat and his or her family to the new host country. But what does it include – and what will be extra?
Expat depression is an under-reported phenomenon which can have terrible consequences. Learn how to spot the signs, understand the causes, and act.
Planning an international assignment? Use our handy downloadable checklist before you go.
Whether travelling independently or going on a global assignment, working abroad will be full of surprises; this quick checklist prepares you for some of them…
Rob Chipman, President of FIDI, shares observations about repatriation – and what you can expect when your assignment comes to an end.
A summary of the various resources available online and offline to support independent expats before and during their stay abroad
We put together 6 strategies to help organizations to pick out the best company for their employee relocation needs.
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