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It's Law Now
It's Law Now

It's Law Now

It's Law Now

It's Law Now

The U.S. tax reform bill, entitled the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, went into effect January 1, 2018 having been passed by the U.S. House, Senate, and signed into law by the President.  In this article, NEI Global Relocation provides highlights from the final bill and how it could affect corporate mobility programs.
Vice President Opportunity in Southeast Region
Vice President Opportunity in Southeast Region

Vice President Opportunity in Southeast...

Vice President Opportunity in Southeast Region

Vice President Opportunity in Southeast Region

Are you the right person?  Is this the right time to make a move?  If so, this could be a great opportunity for you!
NEI Ranked #1 Overall Satisfaction
NEI Ranked #1 Overall Satisfaction

NEI Ranked #1 Overall Satisfaction

NEI Ranked #1 Overall Satisfaction

NEI Ranked #1 Overall Satisfaction

NEI ranked #1 in overall satisfaction in the 2017 Relocation Managers' Survey.
NEI Webinar: Managing and Forecasting the Unpredictable
NEI Webinar: Managing and Forecasting the Unpredictable

NEI Webinar: Managing and Forecasting...

NEI Webinar: Managing and Forecasting the Unpredictable

NEI Webinar: Managing and Forecasting the Unpredictable

NEI Global Relocation will present the November 16 Worldwide ERC Learning Zone webinar at 2:00 pm ET.  This unique presentation will include a video skit demonstrating why it is so difficult to predict relocation expenses and when they will hit the bottom line. Additionally, NEI's Vice President of International Services and our regional managers from EMEA and APAC will discuss...
Palmer Moving & Storage Named NEI Partner of the Year
Palmer Moving & Storage Named NEI Partner of the Year

Palmer Moving & Storage Named NEI...

Palmer Moving & Storage Named NEI Partner of the Year

Palmer Moving & Storage Named NEI Partner of the Year

Congratulations to Palmer Moving & Storage, NEI Global Relocation's 2017 Partner of the Year!
NEI Recognizes Three Companies with Corporate Responsibility Awards
NEI Recognizes Three Companies with Corporate Responsibility Awards

NEI Recognizes Three Companies with...

NEI Recognizes Three Companies with Corporate Responsibility Awards

NEI Recognizes Three Companies with Corporate Responsibility Awards

NEI Global Relocation recognizes three companies for excellence in corporate social responsibility:  Harry Norman, REALTORS, Baird & Warner Residential Sales, Inc., and New World Van Lines.  Congratulations for your exemplary leadership skills demonstrated in your individual communities!
Seven Companies Recognized with NEI Own It! Awards
Seven Companies Recognized with NEI Own It! Awards

Seven Companies Recognized with NEI Own...

Seven Companies Recognized with NEI Own It! Awards

Seven Companies Recognized with NEI Own It! Awards

NEI Global Relocation recognized seven companies with Own It! awards at our 5th Annual NEI Global Partner Alliance Summit!
NEI Service Exceeding Expectations Awards Presented
NEI Service Exceeding Expectations Awards Presented

NEI Service Exceeding Expectations...

NEI Service Exceeding Expectations Awards Presented

NEI Service Exceeding Expectations Awards Presented

A total of 13 companies in numerous industries were recognized at the NEI Global Partner Alliance Summit with Service Exceeding Expectations awards.  This award is based on performance metrics gathered from relocating employees and NEI Account Executives.  Congratulations to all!
NEI Global Relocation Named WBE of the Year
NEI Global Relocation Named WBE of the Year

NEI Global Relocation Named WBE of the...

NEI Global Relocation Named WBE of the Year

NEI Global Relocation Named WBE of the Year

NEI Global Relocation was recently named the 2017 WBE of the Year by the Women's Business Development Center of Chicago.
Blending Your Palette of Benefits to Fit Your Company's Needs
Blending Your Palette of Benefits to Fit Your Company's Needs

Blending Your Palette of Benefits to Fit...

Blending Your Palette of Benefits to Fit Your Company's Needs

Blending Your Palette of Benefits to Fit Your Company's Needs

The final general session on Wednesday was a small group workshop on designing programs for specific situations with the goals to be flexible, customized, low-cost, fast, and hassle free. Margaret Bonitz and Amy Ballinger, NEI Client Relations Managers, led the session.  Margaret began with a brief description of how to determine the company value of various relocation types, such as an entry...
Services That Save Money
Services That Save Money

Services That Save Money

Services That Save Money

Services That Save Money

While it may seem strange to spend money to save money, the information discussed in this session with Al Blumenberg and three NEI service partners provided great food-for-thought, when assessing the value of our time and the efficiencies gained by being more productive.
Mergers, Acquisitions, and Relocation
Mergers, Acquisitions, and Relocation

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Relocation

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Relocation

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Relocation

Kayla Conrad, NEI Client Relations Manager, provided a comprehensive layout for leadership and blending of cultures when companies are acquired.  She showed a couple of videos that clearly demonstrated how our minds simply do not see some things when we’re too focused on other things. She also talked about subcultures and how successful acquisitions have strong leaders who embrace the...
Elevating Mobility in Your Organization
Elevating Mobility in Your Organization

Elevating Mobility in Your Organization

Elevating Mobility in Your Organization

Elevating Mobility in Your Organization

Mercer’s most recent survey indicates that 92 percent of employers expect an increase in competition for talent this year. As the need for talent increases, so does the need for global mobility to become more involved.  Three main topics were targeted for the discussion:  organizational structure, cultivating the relationship with talent acquisition and today’s...
NEI Global Relocation Recognized as a Toastmasters Distinguished Club for Third Year in a Row
NEI Global Relocation Recognized as a Toastmasters Distinguished Club for Third Year in a Row

NEI Global Relocation Recognized as a...

NEI Global Relocation Recognized as a Toastmasters Distinguished Club for Third Year in a Row

NEI Global Relocation Recognized as a Toastmasters Distinguished Club for Third Year in a Row

NEI Global Relocation Toastmasters Club has been recognized as a distinguished club for the third year in a row by Toastmasters International.
MillerCoors Names NEI Global Relocation MWBE Supplier of the Year
MillerCoors Names NEI Global Relocation MWBE Supplier of the Year

MillerCoors Names NEI Global Relocation...

MillerCoors Names NEI Global Relocation MWBE Supplier of the Year

MillerCoors Names NEI Global Relocation MWBE Supplier of the Year

NEI Global Relocation is honored to receive the MillerCoors MWBE Supplier Diversity Award of the Year.
NEI Promotes Al Blumenberg to Senior Vice President, Global Client Development and Service Partner...
NEI Promotes Al Blumenberg to Senior Vice President, Global Client Development and Service Partner...

NEI Promotes Al Blumenberg to Senior...

NEI Promotes Al Blumenberg to Senior Vice President, Global Client Development and Service Partner...

NEI Promotes Al Blumenberg to Senior Vice President, Global Client Development and Service Partner...

NEI promotes Al Blumenberg to Senior Vice President of Global Client Development and Service Partner Relations.
NEI Named Best Relocation  Management Company
NEI Named Best Relocation  Management Company

NEI Named Best Relocation Management...

NEI Named Best Relocation Management Company

NEI Named Best Relocation Management Company

NEI Global Relocation (NEI) was recognized as the Best Relocation Management Company at the Re:locate Awards held in London on May 11. An early announcement placed NEI on the shortlist of nominees for this award and two others in the Outstanding HR and Supplier Partnership category. “This is so very exciting,” said Randy Wilson, NEI CEO, “we are honored to be selected for this...
NEW Executive Order
NEW Executive Order

NEW Executive Order

NEW Executive Order

NEW Executive Order

On Monday, March 6, United States President Donald Trump signed a new Executive Order on immigration that revises his initial order in January that banned immigrants from seven countries. The new 6,100-word Executive Order takes effect 12:01 a.m. on March 16 - ten days from its signing - and contains specific differences, including: Now impacts six countries, not seven The new...
Domestic Mobility Strategies for Managing Costs
Domestic Mobility Strategies for Managing Costs

Domestic Mobility Strategies for...

Domestic Mobility Strategies for Managing Costs

Domestic Mobility Strategies for Managing Costs

NEI’s Mitch Ulrich, SVP of Global Mobility Strategies, recently moderated a panel discussion on managing costs. It included a panel of five experienced NEI Client Relations Managers from around the country. Listed below are some of the highlights of the session.
Information Technology Security Risk Management
Information Technology Security Risk Management

Information Technology Security Risk...

Information Technology Security Risk Management

Information Technology Security Risk Management

Many savvy cyber criminals today are armed with sophisticated tools and other individuals bring motive and malicious intent. Yet each are eager to exploit human error or technological weakness to do companies harm.  Letting one’s guard down is not an option. At NEI’s Global Partner Alliance Summit, Greg Keith, NEI SVP, Information Technology Services, presented a concerning...
 

Industry News

Around the World in 80 Seconds

India India’s Bureau of Immigration is introducing online services that will eliminate the need for in-person visits to the Foreign Regional Registration Office for foreign nationals. On Monday, February 12, 2018, e-Services were launched by the Foreign Regional Registration Offices...

DACA Update for Employees

The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program was created by the Obama administration in 2012 and allowed undocumented immigrants, who came to the U.S. as children and met certain eligibility criteria, to request a period of deferred action from the government and apply for U.S. work...

Remote Relocations & Assignments

Challenges and Solutions

The term “remote” can mean “distant; situated far from the main population centers”, but the word will vary based on an individual’s perspective.  For some, it’s where a Starbucks might be lacking.  For others, it’s where livestock outnumber...

Small Shipment Container Program

The traditional household goods move model is an important part of any relocation. However, shipment trends show that since 2011, average weight has decreased by 17%, which calls for an alternative to the larger loads and the associated costs. Servicing smaller shipments, especially during peak...

GDPR Compliance Deadline Approaching

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) - Regulation  EU 2016/679 - is a regulation by which the European Parliament, the Council of the European Union and the European Commission intend to strengthen and unify data protection for all individuals within the European Union...

Sophisticated Fraudulent Phone Scams

The IRS issued a Scam Alert for the public to be aware of a sophisticated phone scam targeting individual taxpayers and employers.  Fraudulent callers claim to be IRS employees and are using fake names and IRS identification badge numbers.  They appear to know a lot about their targets...

NEI's Extensive LATAM Experience Supports Clients' Goals

A Whitepaper by NEI Global Relocation

Diverse Cultures, Challenges, Opportunities Latin America (LATAM) generally refers to territories in the Americas where the Spanish or Portuguese languages prevail: Mexico, most of Central and South America, and in the Caribbean, Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico.  It covers...
It's Law Now

It's Law Now

An Overview of the Tax Reform Bill's Impact on Relocation

The U.S. Tax Reform bill, entitled the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, went into effect January 1, 2018 having been passed by the U.S. House, Senate and signed into law by the President. The late-year timing of this legislation leaves those impacted with little time to determine what actions need to...

Managing and Forecasting the Unpredictable

After opening comments from Randy Wilson on Thursday morning, Mark Bartasis and Beth Olson, both NEI Client Relations Managers, presented this very popular session, which included videos, a skit, and an animated PowerPoint to demonstrate the difficulty of predicting relocation costs when things...
Blending Your Palette of Benefits to Fit Your Company's Needs

Blending Your Palette of Benefits to Fit Your Company's Needs

The final general session on Wednesday was a small group workshop on designing programs for specific situations with the goals to be flexible, customized, low-cost, fast, and hassle free. Margaret Bonitz and Amy Ballinger, NEI Client Relations Managers, led the session.  Margaret began with...
Services That Save Money

Services That Save Money

Finishing out the morning, Al Blumenberg, NEI SVP of Global Client Development and Service Partner Relations, encouraged three Global Partner Alliance members to discuss how to save money by using specific services in fitting situations.  Panelists included Julie Rice of National...
Mergers, Acquisitions, and Relocation

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Relocation

Kayla Conrad, NEI Client Relations Manager, provided a comprehensive layout for leadership and blending of cultures when companies are acquired.  She showed a couple of videos that clearly demonstrated how our minds simply do not see some things when we’re too focused on other things....
Elevating Mobility in Your Organization

Elevating Mobility in Your Organization

Kari Iverson, NEI Client Relations Manager, moderated an open discussion with two clients on how global mobility and talent acquisition fits within their organizations, including what they are doing to elevate the exposure of mobility within each of their companies.  Mercer’s most...

Ireland's Property Market/Governing Legislation

Ireland’s suitable rental availability continues to decrease dramatically and, concurrently, there’s been a significant rise in monthly rental costs. In response, the government introduced new measures to help stabilize the market and increase housing available to rent/buy in...

Changes to Abu Dhabi Rental Process

In February 2016, Abu Dhabi announced it was going to collect a municipality fee from tenants (like Dubai’s housing fee) of 3 percent of the annual rent, charged in 12 installments. This process was put into effect January 2017 when tenants received an Abu Dhabi Distribution Company...
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NEI in the News

January 2018 GPA Board Meeting Highlights

NEI’s Global Partner Alliance is guided by an Advisory Board that includes the senior leadership team from NEI and selected service partners from multiple industries. The mission is to identify and discuss best practices, recommendations, and resources in delivering world-class relocation...
April 12, 2018

Expect the unexpected at the Talent Agility Symposium

June 5-7, 2018

The NEI Talent Agility Symposium will be here very soon—June 5-7, 2018—and is shaping up to provide our clients with valuable insights into our industry and managing their respective global mobility programs.  Recent changes to our industry fueled this year’s theme: Expect...
April 12, 2018
Vice President Opportunity in Southeast Region

Vice President Opportunity in Southeast Region

Relocation and Assignment Management Services

Time is wasting, so, don't let this opportunity slip by! NEI Global Relocation (NEI) is searching for the right team member to develop new client opportunities as Vice President of our Southeast Region in the United States.  If you are a proven relocation sales professional who...
December 20, 2017
NEI Ranked #1 Overall Satisfaction

NEI Ranked #1 Overall Satisfaction

2017 Trippel Relocation Managers' Survey

NEI Global Relocation ranked #1 in Overall Satisfaction in the 2017 Trippel Survey & Research, LLC Relocation Managers’ Survey and received the highest rating in the Categorization of Service section, commonly referred to as the “Best in Class” ranking. “It is...
November 29, 2017
NEI Webinar: Managing and Forecasting the Unpredictable

NEI Webinar: Managing and Forecasting the Unpredictable

Finance teams and budget owners for domestic and international relocations often ask mobility managers: “How much will the relocation cost?” “Why did the numbers change?” “Why are we getting billed for expenses that occurred a month or two after the move was...
November 1, 2017
Palmer Moving & Storage Named NEI Partner of the Year

Palmer Moving & Storage Named NEI Partner of the Year

There are many things that come to mind when you think of the word "partner."  A spouse or significant other...a teammate...or even a contributor in a business relationship.  Some common theme among these examples are that you can count on your partner to provide you with...
October 12, 2017
NEI Recognizes Three Companies with Corporate Responsibility Awards

NEI Recognizes Three Companies with Corporate Responsibility Awards

NEI Global Relocation was honored to present three awards to Service Partner companies who best demonstrated corporate responsibility in the areas of Community Service, Philanthropic Activity, Environmental Sustanability, and Corporate Governance.  This award is a self-nominating category...
October 12, 2017
Seven Companies Recognized with NEI Own It! Awards

Seven Companies Recognized with NEI Own It! Awards

NEI Global Relocation is pleased to announce the seven winners of our 2017 Own It! Awards, presented at our Global Partner Alliance Summit on Tuesday, October 3.  The NEI Own It! awards recognize Service Partners who best exemplify the NEI business approach to providing Service Exceeding...
October 12, 2017
NEI Service Exceeding Expectations Awards Presented

NEI Service Exceeding Expectations Awards Presented

NEI Global Relocation awarded 13 companies with its Service Exceeding Expectations Awards on October 3 at its 5th Annual Global Partner Alliance Summit. The awards are presented to Service Partners by industry segment and are based on the highest percentile scores, as captured in NEI...
October 12, 2017
NEI Global Relocation Named WBE of the Year

NEI Global Relocation Named WBE of the Year

NEI Global Relocation was recently named 2017 WBE of the Year at the Women’s Business Development Center of Chicago (WBDC2) 31st annual conference, WBDC2: Connect & Celebrate. The WBE of the Year Award is presented to: an established business that is WBENC-certified as a...
October 12, 2017

NEI CEO Opening Remarks at the Talent Agility Symposium

Opening remarks by Randy Wilson, Chief Executive Officer at NEI, touched on how NEI Global Relocation is partnering with our clients to manage the ebb and flow of changing relocation volumes, the disruptions caused by mergers and acquisitions, and cultural shifts that occur as organizations...
August 15, 2017

NEI Talent Agility Symposium Opening Session and Reception

This year’s theme for NEI’s Talent Agility Symposium (TAS) was Painting a Picture for Succeeding in Global Mobility. NEI President Kate Dodge welcomed everyone to the Tuesday Opening Session and explained how the performance they were about to see formed the basis for our...
August 15, 2017

NEI Client Awards Dinner

After the evening reception, guests took their seats for a special recognition and thank you to our clients celebrating milestone anniversaries with NEI, as well as a special acknowledgment to two clients who were celebrating their business centennials. Kate Dodge welcomed all to the event and...
July 27, 2017
NEI Global Relocation Recognized as a Toastmasters Distinguished Club for Third Year in a Row

NEI Global Relocation Recognized as a Toastmasters Distinguished Club for Third Year in a Row

NEI Global Relocation Toastmasters Club has been recognized as a distinguished club for the third year in a row by Toastmasters International. Toastmasters International is a world leader in communication and leadership development with over 345,000 memberships. In its five years, the NEI...
July 19, 2017
MillerCoors Names NEI Global Relocation MWBE Supplier of the Year

MillerCoors Names NEI Global Relocation MWBE Supplier of the Year

NEI Global Relocation was awarded the 2016 MillerCoors Procurement MWBE Supplier of the Year for exemplifying the qualities essential to our mutual success. At the presentation ceremony, Erin Burchett, Global Category Manager—G&A, Molson Coors, stated that NEI Global Relocation puts...
July 12, 2017
NEI Promotes Al Blumenberg to Senior Vice President, Global Client Development and Service Partner Relations

NEI Promotes Al Blumenberg to Senior Vice President, Global Client Development and Service Partner Relations

NEI is pleased to announce the promotion of Al Blumenberg, SCRP, to Senior Vice President, Global Client Development and Service Partner Relations.  In his new role, Al will direct the expansion of NEI’s client base, as well as manage the selection and development of high-quality...
June 9, 2017
NEI Named Best Relocation  Management Company

NEI Named Best Relocation Management Company

Re:locate Awards

NEI Global Relocation (NEI) was recognized as the Best Relocation Management Company at the Re:locate Awards held in London on May 11. An early announcement placed NEI on the shortlist of nominees for this award and two others in the Outstanding HR and Supplier Partnership...
May 15, 2017

NEI Makes Baker's Dozen List for the Seventh Consecutive Year

For the seventh consecutive year, NEI Global Relocation was recognized as one of the leading relocation management companies in the HRO Today Baker’s Dozen: Relocation!  NEI ranks #1 for Overall Satisfaction and Quality of Service when averaging the results of all companies who had...
April 17, 2017

NEI Co-Chairs WBENC National Conference and Business Fair in Las Vegas

NEI Global Relocation is pleased and honored to be Co-Chairing the 2017 Women’s Business Enterprise National Conference and Business Fair this coming June 20th to 22nd in Las Vegas! It is anticipated that over 4,000 attendees will gather to celebrate WBENC's 20th...
April 17, 2017

Michelle Moore Recognized by HRO Today as a 2016 Superstar

“Dedicated. Enthusiastic. Ground-breaking.  These are all characteristics that a Global HR Superstar possesses,” according to HRO Today editors, who nominated Michelle Moore for this honor. Michelle is Chief Global Mobility Officer at NEI Global Relocation and was recently...
April 17, 2017
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