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Webinar: Independent Contractor Risks:
Hiring Considerations for Tech Companies Going Global

By August 23, 2019 No Comments
webinar graphic; Independent Contractor Risks; Considerations for Tech Companies Going Global

Asia and Europe are two of the world’s most-promising regions for expanding tech companies. Each offers ample opportunities for growing revenue, market influence, and finding the world’s brightest talent. But finding the right local talent can be daunting—especially when the risks of misclassified contractors can lead to disastrous fines, prolonged legal headaches, and an early exit from new markets.

That’s why Velocity Global and SHRM teamed up for a webinar highlighting legal, economic, and other essential factors tech companies should consider before seeking talent in top global markets.

Couldn’t Make the Webinar? Watch it Here

Avoiding Misclassified Contractor Risks in Five of the Top Global Markets

Max Bramer, Global Director of International Solutions at Velocity Global, led this webinar. He provided attendees with country-specific distinctions between independent contractors and employees, and touched on penalties associated with misclassification. He concluded by presenting a compliant, agile alternative to hiring independent contractors in the Netherlands, Germany, Ireland, Singapore, and Hong Kong.

SHRM Certification

Qualified attendees will receive one general HR Certification Institute credit toward the PHR, SPHR, GPHR, HRMP, or HRBP certification programs. Attendees pursuing SHRM-CP℠ or SHRM-SCP℠ recertification are also eligible to receive one SHRM PDC.

View the Webinar in its Entirety Here