Features

  • The ultimate honour

    Dec 03, 2019
    Steve Jordan interviews Joëlle Castro, France’s newest Chevalier of the Legion of Honour.
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  • For the love of life

    Dec 03, 2019
    According to Steve Jordan, Walt Peniuk from Premier Van Lines in Toronto is an extraordinary man. When in Chicago he caught up with him to find out more about his latest, slightly crazy, challenge and how mere mortals can join in.
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  • Moving through open doors

    Dec 03, 2019
    Steve Jordan interviews Keith Meader from Asian Tigers Mobility – Thailand, on his retirement from the industry.
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  • IAM Learning celebrates its first birthday

    Dec 03, 2019
    In 2018 IAM (International Association of Movers) launched its new training initiative, IAM Learning, a multi-platform resource offering training across a wide range of subjects exclusively for IAM members. At this year’s IAM Conference in Chicago the man behind the idea, Ray daSilva, explained how the initiative had progressed in its first year and how members can tap into the many benefits it has to offer.
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  • Interem: the first 25 years

    Dec 02, 2019
    Interem in Dubai is 25 years old this year. Steve Jordan spoke to CEO Rahul Pillai to find out more about the company’s growth and plans for the next 25.
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  • Do you believe in them?

    Nov 14, 2019
    Life is full of coincidence, or if your soul is more quixotic, perhaps you would prefer to call it fate. Anyway, I’ll come back to this subject in due course.
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  • In favour of clean air

    Nov 05, 2019
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  • Working hours not key to expats’ improved work-life balance

    Nov 05, 2019
    New research suggests that for many expats, the way in which they spend their downtime has more impact on their work-life balance than the prospect of working shorter hours.
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  • One strike and you’re out!

    Nov 05, 2019
    Bridge strikes have always been something to be avoided for obvious reasons. Here Mark Davies from Backhouse Jones explains that the consequences are even more serious than at first appears.
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  • Keeping control of party time

    Nov 05, 2019
    The summer months have come to an end, and soon the world will turn its attention to the end of year celebrations, as businesses begin organising their festive parties. Here, Tina Chandler from law firm Wright Hassell offers some sober advice to keep the staff party enjoyable for everyone.
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  • FTA – earning the right to influence people

    Nov 05, 2019
    The Freight Transport Association (FTA) is one of the UK’s largest business organisations, with over 18000 members from the road, air, sea and rail transport sectors. Deputy editor David Jordan travelled to its HQ in Tunbridge Wells to meet the boss.
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  • FEDESSA holds 21st Annual European Convention

    Nov 05, 2019
    London’s prestigious Queen Elizabeth II Centre in the heart of Westminster throbbed with life on 1-2 October as more than 800 delegates from around the world gathered for the 21st FEDESSA European Self Storage Convention and Trade Show.
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  • IAM in the windy city

    Nov 05, 2019
    An overview of the IAM (International Association of Movers) conference in Chicago, by Steve Jordan
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  • PAIMA conference adds depth with excellent industry speakers

    Nov 05, 2019
    PAIMA rightly prides itself on its conference. Not because it is sophisticated or high budget, but because it allows its members to get together and spend real quality time with each other in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.
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  • Tony Allen: And Finally... Time for cool heads?

    Oct 22, 2019
    Ever get angry? Me neither!
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  • Protecting your organisation from covert recordings

    Oct 08, 2019
    The issue of covert recording within the workplace has become a serious problem, as more people begin using mobile phones to secretly capture private conversations.
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  • What do employers need to do about ‘no-deal’ Brexit?

    Oct 08, 2019
    As the odds of a no-deal Brexit continue to shorten, the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) considers the implications for employers if the UK leaves the EU on 31 October, 2019 without a deal.
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  • Don’t miss the best of IAM

    Oct 01, 2019
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  • IMA 2020: Cambodia

    Sep 30, 2019
    The IMA conference next year will take place in Siem Reap, Cambodia, from 28 February until 3 March.
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  • The changing world of corporate moving

    Sep 30, 2019
    OMNI (Overseas Moving Network International) is a network of some of the world’s largest and most active corporate moving companies. In this article, Ian Waters, OMNI General Manager, looks at one way in which the corporate moving world has changed dramatically in recent years: the lump sum customer.
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