Impact of Coronavirus on Mobility

Worldwide ERC® has been very busy over the last few weeks in supporting the Talent Mobility industry through these difficult times around COVID-19.  These included:

  • Letters sent to congressional leaders requesting the inclusion in the latest economic stimulus package of four provisions to help Worldwide ERC® members address the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) of which 2 of them were included in the current stimulus package.
  • Analyzing information in the stimulus packages and how individuals and companies in the industry can best use these.
  • Working with industry leaders to identify continued needs.
  • Virtual Summits to address the pandemic from a corporate, medical, security and immigration perspective and more!.

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Worldwide ERC® is hosting a COVID-19 Town Hall on the impact of travel restrictions on talent mobility.

Wednesday, April 29, 2020. 11 am ET

COVID-19 Town Hall: Real Estate

Learn how social distancing and travel restrictions are impacting real estate transactions, what people are doing to keep closings happening through the use of emerging technology and the likely long-term impact on relocation.

Register Here

Share Your Actions

How are you handling your current international assignments and domestic transfers in these uncertain times? Worldwide ERC® has created a new short survey “Mobility Management Tactics in the Age of Coronavirus” focused on tactical mobility responses to the coronavirus pandemic.

Learn what others are doing

Find the results of our Coronavirus pulse survey to understand immediate actions taken by corporate HR practitioners to manage employee safety and wellness.

Have a Voice

Join us in asking the U.S. Congress for what the workforce mobility profession needs in the next stimulus package. Share our latest Worldwide ERC® letter with your representatives in the House and Senate today!

Reach out to Worldwide ERC® Vice President of Government Affairs Rebecca Peters to let us know additional efforts we can take to support the industry.

Learn More about CARES 2020

Learn more about changes to the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), such as the PPP Flexibility Act and the extended application window for small businesses.

Weekly Town Hall

Coronavirus News

Duty of Care

To support you as you manage through the COVID-19 crisis, we opened up a Duty of Care group a place to share current problems you are facing, ideate solutions and seek support from each other.


Industry Resources

Randstad Safely Back to Work Aids

Randstad has created comprehensive material to address getting safely back to work under the “new normal” after COVID-19. They have resources for employers and job seekers, as well as the HR services industry recommendations on how to get safely back to work.

Deloitte Digital Travel Map

Reliable, up-to-date information on travel restrictions, quarantine and immigration in relation to COVID-19. Digital map that companies can use to manage their employees’ global mobility and business travel over the coming months.

Benivo Remobilization Checklist

Twelve categories of checkpoints for HR teams preparing to remobilize after the COVID-19 lockdowns.

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