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The impact of the Coronavirus on the Relocation sector

The impact of the Coronavirus on the Relocation sector
Julian Maynard, February 28, 2020

With Covid-19 (the catchy new name for the Coronavirus) now spreading out from its original source in China, it’s clear that Coronavirus has started to have some effect within the Relocation industry.

The full effects are unclear at present, without knowing the full spread of the Coronavirus, its impact could range from a small number of assignments being postponed to entire countries being off-limits for a period due to government-imposed travel restrictions.

As of the 26th February 2020, there are 81,109 confirmed cases in 37 Countries according to the WHO, but this is likely a very conservative figure due to the difficulty of securing precise numbers.

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Considering relocating for work? Ask these 5 key questions!

Considering relocating for work? Ask these 5 key questions!
Ray Inskip, January 25, 2019

So, you have been offered a new job in a new location...

Moving home for a new and exciting role is a fantastic way to relocate to a new town, city or even country, whilst also pursuing your career dreams...However, before you accept a new position and move your whole life, you should take time to consider whether this is the right move for you, both in terms of your professional and personal life. You don’t want to be regretful of your relocation or your latest career move, therefore prior to accepting the job you need to properly investigate your new employer and new location. These are the top 5 key questions you should be asking: 

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International Work Experience

International Work Experience
Imy Clarke - On behalf of Alchemy Recruitment, August 28, 2015

International work experience has great value and benefit in a world where many businesses expand over borders and continents. With so many international boundaries crossed, the experience of working with another language or culture can boost your employability. To any employer, you become an asset for expanding a company’s global reach.

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Social Media: The Modern Job Application

Social Media: The Modern Job Application
Imy Clarke - On behalf of Alchemy Recruitment, March 26, 2014

This is the age of social media. With people all over the world broadcasting each thought and event, no matter how big or small, on social sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Linked In (to name only a few), it’s no surprise that social media is now a major part of the job application process.

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