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Hiring overseas can be risky and complicated, especially without an entity in place. Looking for a better way to employ someone in a new country? Shield GEO makes international employment simple.

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ShieldGEO Global Employment Solutions can help you do business globally. We can help you:

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I’m very happy with your service and the process. We would have been totally lost without the help and assistance from Shield GEO.

Lorraine Logan – Gardner Denver

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  • The Unique Challenges of Hiring Remotely 

    While it has its challenges, by now we can all agree that remote-first companies can work. With a little planning and intention, it’s entirely possible to remain productive, connected and have positive relationships with your remote team. If we consider the increasingly high demand for remote positions, and the fact that location is no longer […]

  • A Day in the Life of a Remote Worker and Student – Meet Sarah from Shield GEO

    At Shield GEO, we’re really proud to offer our employees flexibility around how they structure their days. Employees can set their own standard working hours to reflect their most productive times or fit in around other commitments.  We have office spaces in London and Sydney that are available for those who want to work co-located, […]

  • What to consider when expanding your business overseas

    Have you started to think about expanding your business internationally? Whether it has always been a part of your business plan or you’re responding to recent international interest, the decision to move overseas is both challenging and rewarding.  It’s often tempting to choose countries you’re familiar with or have heard about from other companies. However, […]

  • Study Fund Benefit for Employees in Israel

    If you are hiring employees in Israel, you will find that there is a wide array of benefits that are available.  Many benefits like pensions, annual leave or severance are mandatory, while others are optional.  Some of these may be new to you, such as the study fund benefit in Israel. Employers who are new […]

  • A Day in the Life of an Extrovert Working From Home – Meet Brenda from ShieldGEO

    It’s always been important to us that Shield is a place where people feel happy to work. Not just because they enjoy what they do, but how they do it too. Allowing for flexibility in hours, location and set working times gives our employees agency over how they structure their days. We know not everyone […]

  • Work Permit and Visa Options for an American Employed in Australia

    In order to access the best possible talent, Australian companies will often hire foreign nationals to fill technical or professional roles.  This was easier in the past, but recent changes to work visa requirements have raised the bar on qualifications, even for employees from other developed economies like the US or EU. The main concern […]

  • How much money could you save by working remotely?

    The benefits of working remotely to both employers and employees have all but been shouted from the rooftops, since the model became a mainstay in the tech community. More and more, companies are adopting the approach for its flexibility, access to greater talent and heightened productivity. I’ve read about greater work life balance, more free […]

  • Here’s what happened in 2019 at Shield GEO!

    We’ve had a wonderful year at Shield in 2019. We continued working with amazing clients, welcomed some new ones and continued to build stronger relationships with our local partners and employees. Internally, we welcomed a huge number of new faces, and saw many of our team members transition into new roles. We had our first […]

  • A Guide to the Business Expense Claiming Process in Canada for Employers

    Every business has expenses, whether operating in the home country or abroad.  Some of those expenses are incurred directly by the business and others by employees.  Business expenses incurred by employees are typically non-taxable to the employee if they have a business purpose, and may be deductible for the employer. However, every country has its […]

  • A Guide to Work Permits and Visas for Employees on Assignment in France

    Companies that assign employees to foreign countries face a number of compliance hurdles, the initial task is to secure a work permit or visa.  The immigration requirements for workers varies between countries, so preliminary research is necessary. The work visa requirements for employees on assignment to France will depend on the length of stay and […]


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