Category Archives: work overseas

>Virtual teams the new working abroad?

> The ‘rules of engagement’ for a virtual team:A virtual team has the potential to be a powerful resource within any organisation, but its complex dynamics mean that it must be structured with care to avoid misunderstandings and conflicts that … Continue reading

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>Working Abroad – 10 mistakes made by expats

> Ten Worst Mistakes Made by Expats: Gavin Pluck, European director at Guardian Wealth Management, warns of the 10 worst mistakes people from the United Kingdom make when moving abroad: People often underestimate the cost of living in a new … Continue reading

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>Working Abroad – UK Income Tax

> UK Creates Tighter Rules for Expats’ Income Tax Under a proposed rule, British non-residents who work more than 20 days a year in the United Kingdom will be subject to taxes on their worldwide income, according to a report … Continue reading

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>Working Abroad as Expats

> Singapore now more expensive than Hong Kong: According to human resource firm ECA International, it said the Singapore dollar, which has surged by more than 10 percent against the US Dollar, pushed the city-state to third place above Hong … Continue reading

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>Working abroad – coming to the UK?

> Are you thinking of moving to live and work in the UK? Go to our newsletter ‘worldwise’ to find out more by clicking on this below link: Coming Home to the UK? You will also find some great articles and … Continue reading

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>Working Abroad – Asia Pacific export guide

> Great Asia Pacific export guide from the British Chamber of Commerce – Global Trader publication:http://www.exportguides.co.uk/asiapacific Are you thinking of living or working abroad? Need help or support? Then contact us at now at expatknowhow: http://www.expatknowhow.com/menus/main.asp?PN=Contacthttp://www.expatknowhow.com/Follow us on twitter @expatknowhowor … Continue reading

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>Working Abroad – Packing Tips and Know-how

> Great article on ‘ packing tips from travel pros’ click here www.nytimes.com/2010/05/06/business/06PACK.html At expatknowhow we advise the following: Be clear on the type of trip you are taking and therefore what may be needed – location/weather type/air-conditioning/walking/entertaining/health needs etc…..  Plan the … Continue reading

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>Working Abroad – Business Link to China

> The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) have recently launched ’LinkToChina’ – the new UK-China business match-making project launched by the BCC and China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (The Chinese Chamber of International Commerce). Go to this link … Continue reading

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>Working Abroad – Creating a home in your new host coutry

> Wherever I lay my shell, that’s my home…Imagine being able to walk out of your house whenever you get fed up of the wallpaper, or want a different view from the window – and simply take over another one … Continue reading

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>Working Abroad – Money Matters

> Organising your finances when working abroad: When going to live and work abroad you will need to get your financial affairs in order. Have a discussion with your employer to fully understand how they will be paying you your … Continue reading

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