Technology

In today’s world, technology is integral to every part of our lives. Global businesses seeking a competitive edge are using cutting-edge technologies to modernise systems, increase efficiencies, improve the customer experience, and add value for clients. Read more

It’s not surprising, therefore, that a variety of high-quality technology solutions are emerging to support the global mobility sector. These include: software to help companies to manage and deliver their mobility programmes and track their employees to ensure compliance with immigration, tax and social security regulations; devices and apps that help to control the cost of managing international assignments; and solutions for global mobility training and communication, recruitment and talent management.

The growing range of technologies designed to make life easier for relocating employees and their families includes solutions for cross-cultural support, security tracking, health monitoring and advice, area orientation, and property tours.

This section keeps you up to date with the latest technology developments for global mobility, HR, international assignees, and relocating staff, in the UK and around the world. It also covers such hot topics as trends, up-and-coming locations for technology companies, relocation in the technology sector, mergers and acquisitions, and more.

For detailed coverage of specific topics, see our Immigration, Corporate Finance, International Assignments, Talent Management, Mobility Industry, Culture & Language, Global Health and Wellness, Residential Property, and Partner & Family Support sections. For details of organisations in the global mobility industry that provide international assignment and relocation services, see our Directory. To have the latest information delivered straight to your inbox, subscribing to our newsletters and other publications.

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Latest Technology News

Relocate and Think Global People Awards 2020 shortlist announced

Relocate Awards and Think Global People Awards 2020 Shortlist announced!

We are thrilled to announce the shortlist for the 2020 Relocate Awards and Think Global People Awards.
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Pandemic triggers global fintech surge

The Covid-19 pandemic has led to a surge in the use of financial apps across Europe, according to a survey by Swiss-based financial advisers deVere.
The coronavirus pandemic is forcing global company executives to reconfigure operations and dramatically step up plans to automate their businesses, according to a new EY survey.

Pandemic sparks global automation drive

The coronavirus pandemic is forcing global company executives to reconfigure operations and dramatically step up plans to automate their businesses, according to a new survey.

Latest Technology Features

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New Mercer study spotlights four talent trends for 2020

Leading global employers are supporting their workforce foster healthy lifestyles, financial wellness and reskill in light of AI and new technology, according to a study by Mercer.

Mobility

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A new report highlights the difference the £30,000 salary threshold makes for skilled foreigners looking for jobs in the UK, and the potential problem sectors.
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What makes Amsterdam a tech hub to compete with London?

Amsterdam is gaining pace as a European base for relocating large companies and start-ups, and not just because of Brexit. What are the key attractions?
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UK tech firms looking abroad for sales, skills

The overwhelming majority of UK tech firms are looking to expand into new markets overseas in the coming year, according to research by business expansion consultants, Velocity Global.

Digital Natives

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Evidence-based practice: critical interpretation of data for improved decision-making

Dr Sue Shortland explains why it is important to take a critical approach to data interpretation in evidence-based decision-making.
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Chief executives behind new automation drive

The UK's chief executives are increasingly taking personal responsibility for driving the business case for intelligent automation to boost productivity and growth, according to new research.
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Why does London still reign for Gen Z?

New analysis into global cities’ attractiveness for the next wave of graduate talent sees the UK, US and Canada dominate the top 10 of 110 cities worldwide.

Software Developments

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Pandemic triggers global fintech surge

The Covid-19 pandemic has led to a surge in the use of financial apps across Europe, according to a survey by Swiss-based financial advisers deVere.
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Strategic tech in global mobility: INEO webinar

Earlier this month, Ashley Daly and Mike Gatto of INEO global mobility solutions joined Relocate Global’s Fiona Murchie to talk about technology’s strategic and practical role in the global HR and mobility space.
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Catch up with Relocate's Think Global Mobility Technology Webinar

This is your opportunity to listen back to the Think Digital: Think Global Mobility Technology Webinar which covered facilitating compliance and international relocation offers.

Relocate Awards Technology Showcase

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Moving to India: everything an expat needs to know

Rohit Kumar is a co-founder of IKAN Relocations, a leading relocation company in India, and has been in this business for the past 23 years. In that time he has seen how India has changed culturally, economically and politically - and has witnessed how those changes impacted life for expatriates living in India.
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Think Relocate Awards 2019: Entry now open

As the ultimate recognition for HR, talent management, and global mobility professionals, the Think Relocate Awards are a globally respected annual event. Entry is now open - read more to learn which categories would be best for you, your company and your team.
Relocate Awards 2018: showcasing innovation and creativity

Relocate Awards 2018: showcasing innovation and creativity

As the ultimate recognition for HR and relocation professionals, the Relocate Awards are a global brand. Join us for the gala dinner at Shakespeare’s Globe and an exciting event celebrating business and mobility.
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