Should I stay or should I go?: assessing expatriate opportunities

Companies of all sizes are sending increasing numbers of executives abroad to set up operations, grab market share, and seize new opportunities. For potential expatriates and their families, moving abroad can bring fresh perspectives and a heady sense of exploration. But it is also a serious long-term undertaking fraught with potential pitfalls. This report will explore the issues facing you as a potential expatriate. It will help you and your family consider the pros and cons of any posting offered so you can reach a sensible decision on whether or not to accept.

Esarey, S. & Haslberger, A. (2005) Should I stay or should I go?: assessing expatriate opportunities, Ashridge Report, October.

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