New horizons and opportunities

  • LIVE WEBCAST: 21 April 2021

  • Overview

    This webinar will discuss strategies and best practices for companies embarking upon new geographies to grow their businesses. From the first employee (or contractor) in a country to ensuring scalability as the workforce grows, we underscore key principles and insights to ensure successful market entry for your most valuable asset, your people.

    Topics will include:

    • The first dance: Employment alternatives for initial hires
    • Rocket fuel adjusted: Making equity compensation work in the international context
    • Building the solid foundation. Legal entity, HR operations and payroll
    • Welcome aboard: Engaging first employees
    • Upping your game: Building for sustained success
    • A ship for all seasons: Resilience for changing circumstances
  • Why attend?

    • Hear key principles from employment and HR experts that you can apply to new locations around the world
    • Learn more about the advantages and disadvantages for different employment options when bringing aboard your first hires in a new country
    • Understand how foundational decisions when beginning new operations will either set you up for future success or work against you in the long-term
  • Speakers

    Derek Cushman

    Partner, Global Consulting West Market Leader, Mercer

    Irvine, CA

    Elizabeth Bryant

    Partner, Mergers and Acquisitions, Mercer

    Washington, DC

    Victoria Richter

    Partner, DLA Piper

    Chicago, IL

    Dean Fealk

    Managing Partner, DLA Piper

    San Francisco, CA

Webcast details
  • Title: New Horizons and Opportunities: Strategic Workforce and Employment Considerations, April 21

  • Date: 21 April 2021

  • Language: English

Time: 12:00 PM  ET

Webcast contact
  • For further information regarding this webcast please contact:
  • Mercer webcast team
  • @Mercer webcast team