The Industry’s Longest Running Survey
For almost 50 years, Atlas has collected insights from corporate decision-makers and analyzed changes in the industry. In the ever-shifting world of policy and practice, we remain committed to providing you with an in-depth look at how professionals answer the challenges of relocation.
Atlas sent invitations by email, and 494 decision-makers completed online questionnaires between January 20 and February 26. Each respondent has responsibility for relocation and is employed by a company that has either relocated employees during the past two years or plans to relocate employees this year.
Nearly all (91%) work in human resources/personnel or relocation/mobility services departments for firms in:
- Service (40%)
- Manufacturing/processing (31%)
- Financial (13%)
- Wholesale/retail (9%)
- Government/military (5%)
- Other (3%)
For analysis, firms are categorized by size:
- Small: Fewer than 500 salaried employees (33%)
- Mid-size: 500-4,999 salaried employees (36%)
- Large: 5,000+ salaried employees (31%)