How to achieve maximum ROI from an EOR investment?

Studies have indicated that businesses working with PEOs grow 7-9% faster, and have 10-14% lower employee turnover rates.

May 26, 2022 5 min read

Global Payroll System Implementation Guide

This guide will enable your company to select the right team, data, and technology to help you achieve payroll system success.

Mar 15, 2022 1 min read

Get paid by robots

Why automation in payroll is here to stay Does the fact that a payroll outsourcing provider employs thousands of payroll specialists across a number of countries signify the success of...

Feb 16, 2022 3 min read

The Power of Data Lakes

Solving your global payroll challenge Payroll cannot work without accurate and timely HR data. Yet, getting HR data obtained from various sources directly into payroll software has been a challenge for decades. In the ‘80s HR data entry processes were man...

Jan 18, 2022 4 min read

How Outsourcing Your Multi-Country Payroll to Mercans Creates Cost-Savings

Multi-country payroll outsourcing is the use of an external party to manage a company’s global payroll, including the calculation of salaries, managing taxes and employee benefits. Notably, businesses which maintain only an in-house team and who don’t utilize HR an...

Jan 5, 2022 9 min read

The new era of expat payroll

Did you ever notice? Why managing payroll for expatriate employees has been a significant challenge for global mobility and payroll specialists. Out of all the zillion challenges a payroll specialist face, these are the critical ones keeping track of ever-...

Dec 26, 2021 3 min read

The intangible cost of non-compliance

Compliance is becoming increasingly important to businesses globally. Consequently, the development and adoption of effective compliance programs is taking up more time and resources from busy companies seeking to grow. As laws and regulations relating to corpor...

Nov 8, 2021 11 min read

How professional employer organizations help business. And how to choose the right one

What is a PEO? Professional employer organizations (PEO’s) enter joint-employment relationships with employers by “leasing” employees to employers. This allows PEO’s to share and manage employee-related responsibilities and liabilities. It allows employers to outs...

Oct 26, 2021 8 min read

How many pay periods in a year?

How many pay periods in a year? Mercan’s 2021 payroll calendar has the answer How many pay periods in a year? Mercan’s answers this question for a wide variety of client needs -- utilizing a state-of-the-art 2021 payroll calendar. This payroll calendar is a flexib...

Oct 12, 2021 2 min read

How Does a PEO Operate to Help Your Business?

The global PEO Service market size is projected to reach $1243.6 million by 2027, up from $511.5 million in 2020. Trends in the way we work and how companies are evolving and expanding mean that this accelerated growth isn't likely to slow down any time soon. But w...

Aug 16, 2021 5 min read

The 8 pillars of a global payroll strategy

Even before the arrival of the devastating COVID-19 pandemic, global organizations had long been exploring ways to optimize the hiring and management of their teams. We use the word teams because organizations can hire different types of workers. Not everyone is...

Aug 1, 2021 8 min read

Six Reasons Why Mercans is the Global Payroll Outsourcing Leader

Managing Human Resources and Payroll functions for a multinational company can be a complex task. Working in just, say, the US and Japan means handling two different sets of labor laws, sending cash across the Pacific Ocean, and handling employees’ data and interna...

Apr 27, 2021 6 min read