Dealing With The Pandemic - Key Considerations for Payroll Continuity

As the Coronavirus pandemic continues to spread country by country, global businesses are facing testing times in the most literal sense. COVID-19 has pushed the practice of business continuity to its limits, stretching the recovery plans of organizations big and small to new levels. It’s the biggest test of Business ... Read More

The First 90 Days: Guide for Global Payroll Leader

Everybody knows the importance of making a strong start to a new job, especially in the case of a new leadership role. Whether you’re joining a new organization as a global payroll leader or you’ve been promoted from within, you’ll naturally be keen to make your mark as quickly as possible. In most businesses, there’s ... Read More

Sick Pay and Layoff Terms during COVID-19 (Part 3: UK & Ireland)

We continue our series of articles looking at how governments around the world are providing support for payroll costs during the COVID-19 pandemic, and specifically what global payroll professionals will need to do to access this support for their employer. In part one we reviewed implications for France and The ... Read More

Sick Pay and Layoff Terms During COVID-19 (Part 2: Germany & China)

The current global pandemic will be the biggest business continuity issue that any of us are likely to experience in our working lives. Global payroll professionals will play a key role in ensuring that pay keeps being delivered and those working continue to receive the incomes that allow the basics of life to carry ... Read More

How Global Payroll Can Adapt to the Gig Economy

Remote and flexible working may be very much the new normal right now - we’re writing this at the time of the COVID-19 pandemic that’s put much of the world on lockdown. Yet truth be told, the make-up of the modern workforce had changed long before ‘self isolation’ became such a common term. Along with advances in ... Read More

The Role of Payroll in Digital Transformation

With technology advancing at a pace not all organizations can match, it’s fair to say the last decade was one of disruption. For many businesses, it was also a period of digital transformation, as they sought to harness emerging tools and technologies to reinvent operations for the modern era. Now, at the start of a ... Read More

The Top Tech Trends Impacting Global Payroll in 2020

In an era of unrelenting technology advancements, barely a pay period goes by without a new idea or innovation entering the payroll world. Keeping up with the latest tech trends is essential to delivering the kind of best-in-class global payroll experience many organizations now expect. Of course, the time demands of ... Read More

Should You Build a Specialized Payroll Team?

As globalization continues to enable greater mobility and flexible working for employees, national and local authorities simultaneously impose greater regulations around tax, compliance, and employee benefits. For the global business, this means a more complex payroll picture than ever, with an increasing number of ... Read More

Calculating ROI In Global Payroll

When building the business case for global payroll, much rests on the potential return on investment (ROI). While cost should not be the only consideration in the move to a global payroll solution, as not all benefits show up clearly on a balance sheet, it is ROI that so often drives the conversation at boardroom ... Read More

The Role of Today's Global Payroll Leader

Responsible for ensuring the entire global workforce is paid accurately, on-time, and without issue, the role of the global payroll leader is both demanding and rewarding in equal measure. It’s a challenging, all-encompassing role, typically supporting employees across many cities and countries by managing all aspects ... Read More