The Expat Family
While the move brings an exciting opportunity for the expat, what is happening for their family? For many families, the relocation can be viewed as a great imposition rather than a wonderful adventure.
Relocation can create challenging circumstances, particularly for the ‘trailing spouse’, which is not supported by the standard ‘transactional’ relocation services provided by most organisations. This paper explores some of the common experiences of` partners and families and provides some strategies and ideas to increase the likelihood of creating an enjoyable experience with wonderful memories.