The coronavirus has indeed changed how global mobility professionals and assignees in northern California live, work, hang out with friends, take care of their health, and eat, mostly home-cooked meals these days. Having eaten inside food courts at Google’s campuses, those employees are missing their...

(Part 1 of 2)  As COVID-19 or coronavirus continues to spread across the globe, employers with a global presence find themselves confronting an invisible enemy with no solution in sight. The best that these companies can do is to follow the updates, guidelines, travel warnings and...

One man’s paradise is another’s compromised one. One can say the same thing about working abroad. ECA International, a provider of international assignment management solutions, offers location allowances to encourage professionals to take “undesirable” international assignments, undesirable being a relative word, of course. Still, global...