What to consider when hiring foreign staff | Part 1

In Germany, there are approximately 30.8 million employees subject to social insurance contributions, of which 2.8 million come from abroad (Federal Statistics Office, 2015). There are many benefits to hiring foreign employees, such as an increase in skilled labour, the promotion of workplace diversity and the facilitation of business expansion abroad. Germany is one of…

Rights Management Update

We are so excited to introduce our new Rights Management feature – a big step towards helping you better manage your team. With customized permissions, you can rest easy knowing the right employees have access to the right data and administrative functions. Employees have the access they need and you maintain control. The Rights Management…

HeavenHR Speaker Series: Growing your company by growing the people

Over the past few weeks, our team at HeavenHR has been working extremely hard to put together our first HeavenHR Speaker Series event. We are so pleased and humbled by the turnout, and even more encouraged to facilitate knowledge transfer within the HR community. What are the HeavenHR Speaker Series? The HeavenHR Speaker Series are…

German Insurance 101: What you really need

Let’s be honest – insurance isn’t fun. But it is important, and having the right insurance can save you from a bad situation. No one knows when they will need insurance. That’s why it’s crucial to plan ahead. Germany has one of the most comprehensive insurance systems, but the abundance of choice is a double-edged…

5 Lessons in Talent Management from the German National Football Team

With a remarkable ability to produce star players and consistent appearances in major tournament finals, Germany’s national football team has been one of the most successful football teams in recent history. Who can forget the emotional moment in 2014 – when Germany won its fourth World Cup title and became the first European country to win…

5 Things to Look for in an HR Software

In today’s digital age, companies have to be open minded towards new technologies to stay competitive in the long-term. Technology can introduce new flexible ways of working, boost productivity, and help you save time and money. Many facets of a business have already gone digital. Marketing softwares are improving how companies manage and optimize their…

Meet the new kid on the blog

Welcome to the HeavenHR blog! At HeavenHR, we are dedicated to making human resource management easier and more efficient. That’s why we’ve created an intuitive cloud-based platform for you to take care of all your personnel management – from anywhere, at anytime. By seamlessly integrating all your HR processes, you and your team can manage…