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Crown World Mobility Hosts “Getting Ready for 2019” Webinar

December 18, 2018

DANBURY, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 18, 2018--World-renowned provider of domestic and international end-to-end workforce mobility solutions, Crown World Mobility (CWM), recently hosted its “Getting Ready for 2019: Quick Wins to Improve Your Global Mobility Program in the Coming Year” webinar.

“We took a practical and fun look at a variety of topics including diversity mobility and cost savings,” said webinar host and Crown World Mobility Global Practice Leader, Lisa Johnson. “You’d be surprised at how many innovative ideas are budget friendly. For example, updating documentation and making mobility policy available to employees online could be a simple and attainable goal for companies in 2019.”

The hour-long webinar was held at multiple times on December 11 to accommodate a global audience. The webinar had a total of 1,200 registrants. Topics and key insights covered in the webinar included:

Innovations in policy format and policy audits. Simply making policies more user-friendly and easier to read can be a big step.If they aren’t already, make policies available to employees online.Audit policies to make sure they are up-to-date and written in the correct tone focusing on current priorities. Mobility as an ally. Look to current D&I strategies and apply them to company mobility standards.Add unconscious bias training to selection managers’ learning paths.Identify a senior-level advocate and make the commitment visible. Explore adding employee choice benefits. Household goods shipment vs. furniture allowance.Give options for employees to choose from such as language training, gym subscription, city bike membership or a local tour upon arrival.Offer home-leave tickets or reverse home-leave tickets (so employees in a new area can invite a friend to visit instead). Strengthen your mobility team. Organize training and team meetings.Get feedback from new and relocated team members.Get to know the top five settling-in challenges in each of your assignment locations.

“We’re so pleased to have been able to provide these inspirational ideas to help mobility professionals enhance their programs in the new year,” continued Johnson.

Crown World Mobility

Crown World Mobility ( www.crownworldmobility.com ) is a division of the Crown Worldwide Group, established in 1965 and headquartered in Hong Kong. Crown World Mobility helps corporations manage global talent and talented individuals perform on the global stage. In a world that seems to be constantly shrinking, managing a globally mobile workforce creates challenges for any organization. These challenges are human in scale - global assignments involve the everyday lives of transferees and their families. But there are policies to navigate, formalities to coordinate and legalities to adhere to – at the same time as concentrating on a new assignment and getting a job done. Crown’s approach is to work with all stakeholders to find the right solution, implementing a global mobility program that is successful for the whole organization. This often means finding a unique solution, which Crown has the experience and capability to deliver.

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