HeavenHR Speaker Series: It’s a man’s world. Is it really?

In recent years, more women than ever are occupying management roles in Germany. However, some argue there are still a lot of barriers for women in the workplace. In the start-up sector, for example, senior female employees are vastly outnumbered by their male counterparts. Accordingly to the European Startup Monitor, only 13% of German founders…

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…