MOVE Guides Global Mobility & Relocation Blog

Insights from MOVE Guides’ subject matter experts and business leaders from around the world

Sean Pratt

Sean is MOVE Guides' Marketing Manager and a certified Global Mobility Specialist.
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MOVE Guides CEO, Brynne Kennedy on DisrupTV

By Sean Pratt | Dec 11, 2017

Earlier this fall Brynne joined R"Ray" Wang and Vala Afshar as a guest on DisrupTV, discussing the role technology and mobility will play for companies in our rapidly growing global economy. If you missed it live the recording is now available for you to watch!  

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Is It Time to Bring on a Partner For Global Mobility Management?

By Sean Pratt | Dec 07, 2017



More and more companies are going mobile—with their employees, that is. But is HR or a global mobility team able to keep up with increased demand? Running global mobility programs involves managing a lot of moving parts, and in some situations it makes sense to work with a dedicated team of global mobility experts to ensure nothing falls through the cracks (and that you’re optimizing your costs).

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October Insight with Alahna Krueger

By Sean Pratt | Oct 26, 2017

This week we're sharing some highlights from our conversation with the ever energetic, straight shooter, and frankly just an all around awesome person, Alahna Krueger. Industry veteran and Founding Partner at Amber Lodging, Alahna talks about the speed with which companies need to operate to embrace change and keep pace with a rapidly evolving marketplace. Enjoy! 

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Going Digital with Mobility and Relocation to Increase HR Efficiency

By Sean Pratt | Oct 24, 2017

HR departments everywhere are feeling the squeeze. The squeeze to do more—in the face of rising challenges. Finding and keeping top talent is harder than ever, and it weighs heavily on the minds of leadership. In fact, 90 percent of recruiters in an MRI Network survey agree that it’s a candidate-driven market, while, according to PwC, 77 percent of CEOs see the availability (or lack thereof) of key skills as the biggest threat to business.

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October Insight with Tamara Kitka

By Sean Pratt | Oct 18, 2017

In this week's October Insight video we sit down with our friend Tamara Kitka, Director of Client Partnerships at The Right Move Group.  Tamara shares her insight on the value of destination services for employees, the importance of the human element in a relocation, and how to balance the benefits of increased technology, data and analytics with the need for human input and creativity in mobility programs. 

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October Insight with Anthony Gonzalez

By Sean Pratt | Oct 13, 2017

In this week's October Insight video we're chatting with one of our favorite "Temp Housing Gurus," Anthony Gonzalez. A BAMM (Bay Area Mobility Management) board member and current Director of Business Development with Synergy Housing, Anthony shares his insight into the changing demographics of those being relocated, and the methods being used to move people. Check it out! 

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October Insight with David Windley

By Sean Pratt | Oct 04, 2017

 We kick off our October Insight series with a conversation we had with David Windley. David is President of IQTalent Partners, a SHRM Board of Directors member and former CHRO at companies like SanDisk and Yahoo. In this video he shares his insight on the global nature of talent and the importance of thinking globally when it comes to your HR and talent strategy. Check it out! 

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Relocation Management Company of the Year

By Sean Pratt | Sep 19, 2017

 

Earlier this month MOVE Guides was thrilled to be named Relocation Management Company of the Year at the Forum for Expatriate Management’s 2017 APAC EMMAs. To be recognized by a group of mobility experts for this award a second year in a row is a truly humbling and motivating experience.

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7 Global Mobility Metrics Every HR Executive Should Know

By Sean Pratt | Sep 18, 2017

In today’s competitive global marketplace, companies must be able to place the right employee at the right location at the right time. This necessitates a robust mobility program for employee assignments, permanent relocations, and new hires.

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Identifying Employee Mobility Services For Your Organization

By Sean Pratt | Jun 27, 2017



Moving employees around the world—a demand of the modern workplace—isn’t easy. Piecemeal approaches and outdated tech just lead to headaches for your HR team and moving challenges for your employees. That’s where mobility services come in. Partnering with the right provider can speed up the process, create cost savings, and make moving as smooth as possible for your employees.

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