Publisher description for Global assignments : successfully expatriating and repatriating international managers / J. Stewart Black, Hal B. Gregersen, Mark E. Mendenhall.


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Counter Helps executives, managers, and human resource professionals leverage each international assignment into a tool for competitive advantage. Looks beyond the simple logistics of setting up global programs to discuss such issues as how to balance family concerns with the demands of overseas assignments. Includes ground-breaking research on the repatriation of employees returning to Japan, the United States, and Finland. Turn every international assignment to your competitive advantage. This book looks beyond the simple logistics of setting up global programs to explore such issues as how to balance family concerns with the demands of oversees assignments, and explores the repatriation of employees returning home.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Executives Foreign countries, Employment in foreign countries, Cross-cultural orientation