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South Africa on verge of introducing National Minimum Wage

South Africa on verge of introducing National Minimum Wage South Africa on verge of introducing National Minimum Wage

15 Aug 2018
All that remains now is for the Bill to be rubber-stamped by the National Council of Provinces.
New York aims to impose minimum pay standards on Uber

New York aims to impose minimum pay standards on Uber New York aims to impose minimum pay standards on Uber

14 Aug 2018
It also becomes the first major US city to limit the number of app-based rides available to cut congestion.
Delhi’s High Court overturns minimum wage ruling

Delhi’s High Court overturns minimum wage ruling Delhi’s High Court overturns minimum wage ruling

14 Aug 2018
It was unhappy that levels were raised last year without either employers or employees being consulted.

Operations >

Creating a successful shared services centre for global payroll

Creating a successful shared services centre for global payroll Creating a successful shared services centre for global payroll

15 Aug 2018
Shared service centres can prove value for money if you get them right – but there are a number of...
How much paid leave should global employers provide?

How much paid leave should global employers provide? How much paid leave should global employers provide?

02 Aug 2018
Paid leave is a complex area, which means developing a coherent strategy can be a headache.
Key considerations when undertaking change management

Key considerations when undertaking change management Key considerations when undertaking change management

23 Jul 2018
In order to ensure your initiative is successful, ensure you plan for change in a strategic sense.

Technology >

What could blockchain mean for global payroll?

What could blockchain mean for global payroll? What could blockchain mean for global payroll?

09 Aug 2018
Although best known for its use with cryptocurrencies, the technology has a lot of potential elsewhere too.
Four benefits that RPA promises payroll

Four benefits that RPA promises payroll Four benefits that RPA promises payroll

16 Jul 2018
It is expected to change how payroll professionals do their jobs, freeing up more time for higher value tasks.
Predictive analytics: How to overcome the challenges

Predictive analytics: How to overcome the challenges Predictive analytics: How to overcome the challenges

27 Jun 2018
The technology is expected to play a pivotal role in payroll’s future, but it won’t be plain sailing.

Regional focus >

Road to nowhere: UK travel and subsistence rules

Road to nowhere: UK travel and subsistence rules Road to nowhere: UK travel and subsistence rules

16 Aug 2018
HMRC is cracking down on an area that is causing a lot of confusion among employers.
Minding your manners in Brazil

Minding your manners in Brazil Minding your manners in Brazil

14 Aug 2018
Building strong personal connections with business partners is a vital element of success.
The impact of China’s new social insurance regulations

The impact of China’s new social insurance regulations The impact of China’s new social insurance regulations

13 Aug 2018
The Taxation Collection Reform Plan, due to come into force on 1 January 2019, will introduce sweeping change.

Professional development >

Four considerations to shake up your employee appraisal process

Four considerations to shake up your employee appraisal process Four considerations to shake up your employee appraisal process

07 Aug 2018
A good system can help inform staff development and serve as a basis for hiring and training new employees.
Ask the Expert: How do I find a UK payroll apprenticeship provider?

Ask the Expert: How do I find a UK payroll apprenticeship provider? Ask the Expert: How do I find a UK payroll apprenticeship provider?

25 Jul 2018
Now that the scheme is up and running, employers need to know where to go to find a training provider.
Making the most of your company benefits strategy

Making the most of your company benefits strategy Making the most of your company benefits strategy

19 Jul 2018
Finding ways to engage staff is more vital than ever, but finding alternatives to pay rises can prove more effective.

GDPR >

Only just over a third of US organisations are GDPR-compliant

Only just over a third of US organisations are GDPR-compliant Only just over a third of US organisations are GDPR-compliant

15 Aug 2018
Another third hope to be compliant this year, but others are adopting a wait-and-see approach.
Are blockchain and GDPR on a collision course?

Are blockchain and GDPR on a collision course? Are blockchain and GDPR on a collision course?

19 Jun 2018
Some see blockchain as being the future of finance, but GDPR could put a spanner in the works.
The General Data Protection Regulation has arrived!

The General Data Protection Regulation has arrived! The General Data Protection Regulation has arrived!

29 May 2018
Here's a fun, but informative animation summarising what the European Union's GDPR means.

Spotlight profiles >

In conversation with Richard Limpkin, chief operating officer of Immedis

In conversation with Richard Limpkin, chief operating officer of Immedis In conversation with Richard Limpkin, chief operating officer of Immedis

10 Aug 2018
He shares everything from his tips for career success to what the next global payroll trends are likely to be....
GPA Awards 2018: Who were the lucky winners in Lisbon?

GPA Awards 2018: Who were the lucky winners in Lisbon? GPA Awards 2018: Who were the lucky winners in Lisbon?

11 Jun 2018
The glittering event was held at the Estufa Fria greenhouse and gardens in the heart of the Portuguese capital.
Rangarajan Seshadri: Taking an integrated approach at Neeyamo

Rangarajan Seshadri: Taking an integrated approach at Neeyamo Rangarajan Seshadri: Taking an integrated approach at Neeyamo

04 May 2018
The outsourcer's chief executive shares his views on up-and-coming industry trends - and challenges.

Book reviews >

The Power of Company Culture

The Power of Company Culture The Power of Company Culture

31 Jul 2018
The book outlines seven pillars on which to build cultural success and explores each using case studies.
Mind Tools for Managers: 100 ways to be a better boss

Mind Tools for Managers: 100 ways to be a better boss Mind Tools for Managers: 100 ways to be a better boss

29 Jun 2018
The comprehensiveness of this work on management practice is no mean feat in 200 or so pages.
The Science of Intelligent Achievement

The Science of Intelligent Achievement The Science of Intelligent Achievement

29 May 2018
While it may be wordy, this book throws up lots of little nuggets for improving life and generating wealth.