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Want to throw a $Million down the drain?

That is correct!!! One million dollars can be the cost of a failed global assignment, so come to the March 27 meeting and learn how to minimize the risk of assignment failure by supporting the employee and their family. Best … Continue reading

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International HR Quick Hits, Challenges, and Solutions!

We are in for an exceptional International HR Roundtable on February 27, so please come! As I describe him, the “Best Darn International Employment Lawyer in the World,” Jordan W. Cowman of Greenberg Traurig, will be here to walk us … Continue reading

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Managing Your International HR Career – 2012

Our November Program MANAGING YOUR INTERNATIONAL HR CAREER – WHERE ARE YOU GOING? You are invited to the November meeting of the Houston International HR Roundtable.  Please register at our Eventbrite page. Our program is a special panel presentation on … Continue reading

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Corporate Immigration Practices: What’s Best and What’s Next!

Corporate Immigration Practices: What’s Best and What’s Next! You are personally invited to the September 2012 education program of the Houston International HR Roundtable. We have an exceptional program on business immigration practices and we will learn “What’s Best and … Continue reading

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The International Learning Challenge!

EVENT REGISTRATION         You are personally invited to the May 2012 education program of the Houston International HR Roundtable.     The International Learning Challenge: Language / Translation Cultural Norms and Customs Learning Style / Preferences / … Continue reading

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Celebrity Apprentice International HR Edition (How Not to Get Fired)!

The International HR Special Edition of Celebrity Apprentice premieres on February 22 and you are the celebrities!  Do you know the challenges and mistakes that can get you eliminated from the competition? Our host will be international lawyer Jordan Cowman! Event … Continue reading

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FCPA: The Local Compliance Advocate – HR’s Role

2012 Membership is available at http://2012hinthr.eventbrite.com. You are invited to the January 2012 education program of the Houston International HR Roundtable. Our speakers will be Tom Fox, Principal with tomfoxlaw.com and Advanced Compliance Solutions, and Marcel De Chermont, Compliance Manager … Continue reading

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Managing Your International HR Career

Author: Greg Shrewsbury I personally enjoyed the level of interaction at this month’s roundtable that focused on international HR career management.  Having a group of peers come together to share thoughts and experiences is definitely an invaluable opportunity! My takeaways … Continue reading

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“Gung Ho” HR Departments at Foreign-Owned Companies in the US!

Many of you have seen the Ron Howard film “Gung Ho.”  While the film is a comedy,  cultural differences and management style can create real challenges for human resource departments.  Throughout the film, there are numerous examples of how Japanese … Continue reading

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Current Challenges & Opportunities in Global Benefits Management

You are invited to the October education program of the Houston International HR Roundtable. Our speakers will be Henry Noey and Max Maggio of Aon Corporation. Henry and Max will present Current Challenges & Opportunities in Global Benefits Management. Multinational … Continue reading

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