Europe

Brexit preparations – driving in UK & EU after March 29, 2019

by ParentalChoice
in Uncategorized, Europe
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Many of you are aware that as it currently stands, March 29, 2019 is ‘Brexit Day’. From this date onwards, and with a No-Deal Brexit remaining a possibility, the details and minutiae of everyday life are likely to change in various ways. One of these crucial details is the continued ability to legally register, insure ...

What makes a successful international relocation?

by ParentalChoice
in Relocation, Moving house, Global Mobility, Family Friendly Companies, Europe, Employee Benefits, Children, Childcare, Brexit
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Last week The Guardian reported that nearly one third of British companies are either considering, or actively planning on, relocating their business operations abroad because of Brexit. What makes a successful international relocation for the thousands of people behind these headline-grabbing statistics? The logistics involved in ...

Schooling in Frankfurt: The options

by ParentalChoice
in Relocation, Parenting, Global Mobility, Frankfurt, Europe
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So you’re off to live in Frankfurt, or perhaps you’re just considering it. You like the thought of new beers and wines to try, a new language to master, being in the centre or Europe, but this move isn’t just about you. There are little people to consider, or maybe just twinkles in your eye. ...

Bienvenue Brexit – Is Paris the new London?

by ParentalChoice
in Relocation, Paris, Global Mobility, Europe, Brexit
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  Anyone who visits Paris agrees that part of its charm is its mysterious “je ne sais quoi”. No one can put their finger on why they love Paris, a combination of beautiful architecture, world-famous gastronomie and hundreds of years of history make it the most alluring city in the world. Paris is an effortless ...

Business, Banks and Brexit: Why Frankfurt is Booming

by ParentalChoice
in Relocation, Moving house, Global Mobility, Frankfurt, Europe
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Frankfurt is changing. Walk around almost any area of the city, and you will see bulldozers and diggers pulling down the old and putting up the new. Offices, apartments, hotels, shopping centres, there is a lot to suggest that Frankfurt expects growth. Brexit Boom? But where there is growth there can be cost, especially when ...

Making a success of Family Relocation

by ParentalChoice
in Relocation, Global Mobility, Family Friendly Companies, Family, Europe, Employee Benefits, Children
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It seems straightforward to move an employee to a different country, but making a success of relocation is about so much more than logistics. At a junior level many employees view an expatriate posting as a prize. Without families or dependants to worry about they are often happy to ‘go local’, meaning they are employed on a ...