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2 Mobility | January 2017 FEATURES Contents PG 30 2017 AND BEYOND: IT'S TIME FOR A SEISMIC SHIFT By Robert J. Horsley The new chairman of the Worldwide ERC ® Board of Directors introduces a three-year strategic plan with three ambitious tracks: to engage, to inspire, and to educate our mobility community. COVER STORY GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE U.S. PERSPECTIVE PG 34 COMPLIANCE AS HYGIENE FACTOR By Chris Debner It's not something that makes employees overtly happy, but they are unhappy if it is neglected. PG 38 MODERNIZING YOUR RELOCATION POLICIES TO INCLUDE LGBT EXPATRIATES By Jason L. Rogers and SooHyung Gurtcheff -Smit For companies to remain competitive, recruitment programs and company cultures must be inclusive of all genders, races, and sexual orientations to attract and retain top-tier talent. PG 44 MOBILITY MATTERS By Jon Ferguson Personal safety and security for travelers. PG 46 A RECOGNITION OF RELATIONSHIPS The Worldwide ERC ® Foundation Honors Pam O'Connor, SCRP, with the H. Cris Collie Leadership Award. PG 50 2016 MOBILITY TOPICAL INDEX A handy reference to the articles and columns that have appeared in the past year. PG 56 DESTINATION PROFILE: THAILAND By Adam Beechinor, GMS, and Benjamin Strohmann Relationship building in the land of smiles.