Top 7 Webinars of 2018

Top 7 Webinars of 2018

As we look forward to 2019, we’ve been reflecting on the current year. It’s been a busy one for our international expansion and operations experts, who have been helping clients negotiate a multitude of legislative changes and trends around the globe. We’ve used that insight to create two dozen informative webinars over the past 12 months.

Here are a few of the best, on some of the most pressing issues facing multinationals today:


Global Trends in Stock Options and Other Equity Rewards

Many multinational employers are increasingly moving towards equity rewards that focus on short-term benefits rather than long-term ones. This webinar looks at the pros and cons of various equity rewards plans, including stock options, restricted stock units and employee stock-purchase plans. We also address common compliance obligations and pitfalls of equity rewards and more. Watch On-Demand >


Keeping Up with Changes in International Tax

The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act fundamentally altered the tax environment for US multinational companies. In addition, the OECD BEPS project, the EU’s Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive and various country-specific regulations are adding to the complexity that finance and tax executives of MNCs are facing daily. Experts from the National Foreign Trade Council, KPMG and our own US tax practice director Jon Lamphier discuss these changes and provide strategies for navigating the complexities of the new tax landscape both inside and outside the US. Watch On-Demand >


The Future of Work: Making the Case to Invest in Human Capital Management

A truly impressive group of experts including our own Group Managing Director Stephen Chipman, Mercer CFO Jackie Marks, Alright Solutions CTO Kelly Clark and others take part in this engaging discussion about the future of human capital management. Topics include making the business case for investing in related technologies and more. Watch On-Demand >


Accounting and Finance Considerations When Expanding Internationally

This webinar looks at unique country mandates surrounding accounting and reporting practices, accounting principles and where they differ, managing books, auditing considerations and more. Understanding related best practices abroad can help you establish a solid accounting framework and reporting structure to avoid fines and penalties. Watch On-Demand >


What Tech and Other Startups Need to Know About International Expansion

As enforcement of HR, tax and immigration laws tightens, it’s more important than ever to understand the basic concepts of international expansion. This webinar addresses these concepts, from expat considerations to employer obligations and showcases real-life examples of expanding into and operating in Poland, one of the world’s fastest-growing economies. Watch On-Demand >


Shadow Payrolls: What You Need to Know

If you send employees abroad, you need to understand what shadow payrolls are and how they work. This webinar explores the benefits and drawbacks of tax-protection and tax-equalization policies, how to calculate hypothetical taxes, the best way to send money across borders and much more. We also give common shadow-payroll scenarios using popular host countries as examples. Watch On-Demand >


Steps You Need to Take Now to Comply With the GDPR

If your organization processes the personal data of EU citizens, you need to comply with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), even if you don’t have a legal presence in an EU country. This presentation provides information about the key concepts of the GDPR, and some essential policies and procedures you need in place to lower your risks. Watch On-Demand >