The Pandemic and Its Impact on Global Mobility

In the pre-pandemic world, cross-border business travel was very much an everyday norm. Despite the specter of Brexit and other similar localized political issues, freedom of movement remained at a high, with sizable global opportunities both for workers and their organizations. Since the pandemic started to emerge in ... Read More

New Risks to Global Payroll Compliance and Security

Global payroll teams have needed to adapt quickly in the last few months to ensure the continuity of one of the most critical transactions a business can perform - paying its people. Given the criticality of the payroll process, it’s easy to see why many organizations have taken steps to relax standard operating ... Read More

Shift From Manual To Automation: Payroll In The Post-Viral Era

Times of crisis bring rapid change. And when a crisis is so significant, then the change that follows is likely to be equally far-reaching. Due to the recent enforced changes of the COVID-19 outbreak and anticipated recession, many now believe that automation is set for far greater, widespread adoption, much earlier ... Read More

Is Remote Payroll Management Now The New Standard?

Running a payroll function, especially a global one, has never been straightforward - but most practitioners would agree that the recent pandemic has added considerably to the task. Not only have global payroll teams had to grapple with fast-moving legislative changes around the world, such as in-country furlough and ... Read More

Payday Podcast Special: Diversity in the Modern Payroll and HR World

Diversity is now more widely recognised as an asset to modern businesses. Our complex, interconnected world has been shaped by globalization and technology, which means we are increasingly working alongside people from many different backgrounds and cultures. Successful diversity enables greater participation and ... Read More

The Big Debate: Will We Become More Global or More Local?

While globalization has been a consistent theme for businesses across the last few decades, recent political and social issues have fueled something of a ‘global vs local’ debate. Shrinking global capital and regional issues like Brexit have hinted at a possible downturn in international interdependence, but according ... Read More

Understanding Payroll in Germany: What Global Companies Need to Know

If your multinational organization is expanding into the German market, you’re in luck: Germany is widely regarded as one of the world’s most welcoming environments for overseas businesses. For proof, just ask the 22,000 foreign enterprises that have established businesses in Germany (and that employ more than 2.7 ... Read More

Will Blockchain Revolutionize the Payroll Process?

For most payroll teams right now, the future can wait. Their focus, understandably, remains fixed on the immediate challenges of COVID-19 and adapting to the constant curveballs being thrown their way - from worldwide tax legislation changes to redundancies and furlough payments. But while that short-termism is ... Read More