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Monthly Archives: March 2013

Switching Relocation Providers? Identify Your Transition Team.

Relocation Transition TeamSwitching relocation partners can be a daunting task. You have to meet a lot of folks, go through an extensive RFP process, sit in on presentations, travel to sites and then make your choice. Once that choice is made, you may feel a bit of relief. But, wait. Saying congratulations at this point might be premature. There are still many decisions to make, and processes to set in place, in for a smooth move. With the right partner and a solid transition team in place, however, you should be poised for success.

It’s Officially Spring. Get Ready.

Survive the Relocation Busy SeasonDid you know that yesterday was the first day of Spring? I know it’s hard to believe when it is snowing outside and temperatures are still in the 30s (in the Northeast, anyway), but it is officially Springtime. Google even says so. And we all know what that means…it’s time for transferees to start moving.

Six Tips for Managing Relocation through Mergers and Acquisitions

M&AAccording to a 2012 report by Ernst and Young on M&A activity, mergers and acquisitions are expected to increase in 2013. I can believe it as many of my clients today are either in the middle of a merger or have gone through one recently.  Certainly, mergers and acquisitions are an important tool in the corporate strategy tool belt as companies aim to capitalize on new innovations, reduce costs or enter new markets. But, mergers and acquisitions are tough. More than 50 percent of mergers and acquisitions fail and more than 80 percent fail to enhance shareholder value.

How to Study for the Certified Relocation Professional Exam

Certified Relocation ProfessionalGetting my Corporate Relocation Professional (CRP) Designation from the Worldwide Employee Relocation Council (ERC) is a goal that I’ve been working towards since my first day here at XONEX Relocation. With the exam coming up in May, my study sessions have become much more vigorous. Since I’m sure there are a lot of readers out there who are also trying to get ready for this exam, I thought it appropriate to share some preparation and study tips that I have found helpful.

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