Overseas travel used to mean a long voyage by ship. It could take weeks or even months for a passenger to get to their destination. Terms like “overseas employee travel safety” didn’t even exist. The dangers of the trip alone could range from storms and disease to pirates. Continue reading

Not feeling well, so visit the doctor. Simple equation, yes? These days, not so much. A visit to a healthcare provider means coordinating your visit to a healthcare professional with your insurance provider’s network of approved doctors and hospitals. Continue reading

Computers are now playing chess and Go at the grand-master level, and can play a pretty mean game of Jeopardy as well. Does this mean that the human brain has been out-matched for good? Should we welcome our new computer overlords? Despite the hype, this is hardly the case, and little reason to worry about the impending obsolescence of human beings as a species, displaced by intelligent machines. Continue reading

Los Angeles, California – February 29, 2016. IMG GlobalSecur, a leading global security consulting firm, is proud to announce an important post to its customer-facing blog on the issue of overseas employee monitoring. The GlobalSecur blog is meant to explain employee security issues and monitoring opportunities in a straightforward manner, suitable for busy human resources managers or senior executives who manage an employee workforce abroad. Continue reading

As a top vendor providing employee overseas monitoring service and technology, we know the customer experience from start to finish. For example, when employees first hear about a program for “employee monitoring” it can strike them as having Orwellian overtones, or at the very least suggests a heavy-handed attempt at micro-managing employee behavior. Both of these thoughts are very wide of the mark. Continue reading

Nowadays, everyone has a smart phone. Some people prefer the Apple iPhone, while others are fond of the Samsung Android phones. The reality in today’s international corporate environment, is that nearly everyone has a smart phone! In fact, even many students and lower income individuals also have smart phones. The reality, in short, is that […]