Instead of attracting employees for international assignments with an expatriate package, more and more companies are opting for a so called “Local Plus” package i.e. compensation package comparable to local employees + additional benefits such as housing, transportation, education (e.g. internal schools) and health benefits.
This infographic based on Mercer’s Alternative International Assignments Policies and Practices Survey report tells you all about it.
EXPAT LIFE WORLDWIDE
Interesting infographic which is the result of an online survey with 9.288 expats from 100 countries showing that:
47% have been expat on multiple occasions
38% move abroad to improve job prospects
Switzerland is ranks as overall top location
Read more about it by clicking the image
Often Expat life is viewed as a holiday like experience by others. However Expat life is not always a smooth ride. There are many problems an expatriate family can run into.
This Infographic gives an overview of some of these problem-areas. We post it not with the intention to discourage you but rather to inform. Reading it might help you to gain some inside and in some cases it might help to avoid problems.
Source: Ute’s Expat Lounge