A Guide to Employee Rights in Australia πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί

Employee rights in Australia

Considering employing someone in Australia? To do that compliantly, an employer has a lot of obligations they have to fulfil. One comprehensive and important topic is the set of local employee rights a remote worker in Australia is entitled to, especially if they fall under what are called Modern Awards. Below is a guide to … Continue reading A Guide to Employee Rights in Australia πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί

A guide to UK benefits: Creating your package

UK benefits package

Update: Since publication, we have put all three articles on UK benefits in a downloadable ebook and have added the full stories of four companies we spoke to about how they approach their benefits program. Grab it here. Building a UK employee benefits package from scratch can feel quite daunting. As we outlined in the … Continue reading A guide to UK benefits: Creating your package

A Guide to Benefits in the UK: Taxation

benefits in kind in the UK taxation

Update: Since publication, we have put all three articles on UK benefits in a downloadable ebook and have added the full stories of four companies we spoke to about how they approach their benefits program. Grab it here. As we pointed out in the first part of this guide to benefits in the UK, the … Continue reading A Guide to Benefits in the UK: Taxation

A guide to employee rights in Germany πŸ‡©πŸ‡ͺ

employee rights Germany

Compliantly employing someone comes with a lot of obligations and topics you have to be on top of. When you are doing that in a country foreign to you, everything will be brand new and you will have a lot of learning to do. One comprehensive and important topic is the set of local employee … Continue reading A guide to employee rights in Germany πŸ‡©πŸ‡ͺ

A guide to benefits in the UK

guide to benefits in the UK

Update: Since publication, we have put all three articles on UK benefits in a downloadable ebook and have added the full stories of four companies we spoke to about how they approach their benefits program. Grab it here. A constant question on every employer’s mind is β€œWhat benefits should I be offering to attract and … Continue reading A guide to benefits in the UK

How to choose your Employer of Record with 11 questions

how to choose your employer of record with 11 questions

Internationally remote employment is hard. It takes enormous effort to employ a remote worker in a legal and compliant way. In order to be compliant, you should avoid misclassifying workers as independent contractors and you must abide by all local employment laws, run local payroll, and fulfil a host of employer obligations. In other words, … Continue reading How to choose your Employer of Record with 11 questions

A guide to working from home in New Zealand πŸ‡³πŸ‡Ώ

guide to working from home in New Zealand

The ability to work from home, wherever in the world this may be, is here to stay. In some small way, it's the silver lining to a difficult pandemic, which forced people and companies around the world to experiment with a form of work that may have felt uncomfortable, or not feasible previously. And now … Continue reading A guide to working from home in New Zealand πŸ‡³πŸ‡Ώ

Why Should You be a Compliant Remote Employer?

why you have to be a compliant remote employer

We have spent the last few weeks, covering in detail the risks that companies, distributed or not, run by working with independent contractors long term. With repercussions for everyone involved, we hope this has given you some food for thought. If any of it applies to you, in this post, we would like to give you five clear reasons why you should be a compliant remote employer.

10 Inherent Inequalities Between Independent Contractors and Employees

10 inherent inequalities between independent contractors and employees

In our last post, we covered one of Remote Work's tricky "Gotcha Moments": having remote workers as independent contractors instead of employees can cause many problems. The fact that many distributed companies still do it doesn't make it right. The repercussions of doing so can be grave and damaging in financial, reputational, strategic and ethical ways.