You’ve probably heard the phrase, “herding cats.” Well, that’s nothing compared to “herding executives.” Continue reading

Medical pandemics are a popular movie genre. Theater-goers enjoy a good fright while sitting safely in their seats viewing the chaos of an epidemic on screen. Illness can include all manner of ruin to the infected including “un-dead” symptoms. We have to admit, some of our staff enjoy a good zombie pandemic film too. We can get a bit critical about the story line though. Continue reading

Global travel is on the rise and busy company executives travel from one country to the next to keep business running smoothly. In the meantime, back at the main office, HR managers work to ensure that there is an employee travel security plan at every stop. When the VIP takes a redeye flight to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and then hops over to Delhi, India, HR managers need a safety strategy to keep up. Although technology has connected people from all over the world, danger in a foreign country can quickly cut ties. Continue reading

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

July 1, 2016 – New York, NY. IMG GlobalSecur, a leading international security consulting firm, is proud to announce a new blog post about the importance of employee assistance for global travelers during the busy summer season. Summer vacation brings more visitors to countries all over the world, and ‘business’ and ‘pleasure’ tourism often crosses over the one to the other. Smart overseas employee travel safety plans go beyond automated check-in systems. Continue reading

Global trekking VIP’s with a full plate, may not be able to squeeze in executive travel safety training before flying out on business. Also, one 30 minute presentation cannot cover the innumerable scenarios an employee will face while traveling abroad. Each country has its own wonders and dangers. If training is put off until a real emergency, then VIP’s need intuitive technology with easy-to-access resources. Continue reading

The smartphone has become an indispensable tool for modern daily life, and its importance is magnified in the context of overseas travel for employees or executives should not be discounted. Whatever you need to do, “there’s an app for that.” Except when there isn’t, as when an employee is overseas, and her cell phone dies […]