7 Tips for Transitioning Staff in an Office Relocation

7 Tips for Transitioning Staff in an Office Relocation

HR professional holding a box of office supplies December 29, 2016 By: Christine Umbrell

An office move disrupts almost every aspect of an association's business operations, but helping staff navigate the change may be the biggest management challenge you'll face. The human resources team can follow these tips to ensure a smoother transition.

"Expect the unexpected" may be one of the most important job responsibilities of an organization's human resources staff. This mantra holds particularly true when an association's board makes a strategic decision to relocate its offices. While the reasons for such a move can vary—from financial to geographical and more—the physical relocation always means extra work for the HR department....