MSEC Hosts “The Global 20(c)” for C-Suite Execs

By |2014-11-06T12:49:18-05:00November 6th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Mountain States Employer’s Council hosted Birchtree Global’s executive staff for a day long global startup work out session with C-Suite corporate executives. The Global 20(c) takes business leaders through the 20 critical infrastructure decisions that must be made when a company moves from domestic to global operations. The corporate strategy focus of the program, extensive peer-reviewed data, and the 100+ country startup experience of the instructors contributed to exceptional feedback from the executives in the program. Janet Walsh, CEO of Birchtree Global brought Jim McGuirk and Rick Gimbert

Jim McGuirk leading executives through C-Suite considerations in global startups

Jim McGuirk leading executives through C-Suite considerations in global startups

as instructors. Jim McGuirk shared his experiences with large companies as president of Unisys Corporation, and his experience accelerating technology company growth into the INC 500 top ten. Rick Gimbert provided the global CPA perspective on creating a firm-wide tax strategy for macro strategic decisions. He also provided the micro tax perspective, with expatriate tax planning, assignment letters, and employment contracts. Janet Walsh discussed legal issues, foreign location incentives, human resources strategy, ethics, data protection, and resources.

Comments from participant’s included:

“Very valuable information tying all pieces of the international experience together including C-Suite expectations.” Services Executive
“Everything was valuable, I didn’t know what to expect and was a little lost with international operations, but now I feel equipped to understand and start.” Solar Business Executive
“SUPERB!” Technology VP
“The resources for more information, how to educate our leaders, format to be able to refer back” to additional information was very helpful. Manufacturing Executive
“Most valuable part of the program was tying the strategic business needs of the company to the tactical actions necessary to expand globally.” Technology Executive
“The Handbook is a great reference going forward.” Technology Executive
“Information on the employer/employee relationships and HR considerations, where to go for additional information.” Very Helpful. Medical Executive
“Fantastic Program, Exceptional Content.” Services Executive
“Most valuable part of the program were the additional resources to review, exercises in the book, focus on internal considerations of the strategic and tactical issues and specific follow up actions.” Services Executive

Birchtree Global offers a one day generic program, “The Global 20(c)” that showcases the 20 critical infrastructure issues.

For individual businesses Birchtree Global offers “The Global 20 Strategy(c)” a one day customized workout session, taught by Birchtree’s global team of legal, financial, executive, HR, and tax executives addressing the critical infrastructure startup issues facing a specific company. All executives teaching this course have “on-the-ground” in-country experience.

For businesses that need to enter the global market quickly, yet maintain a high level of customer satisfaction and financial control, the “Global Company in a Box(c)” solution offers a turn-key, “white-glove” startup service, that establishes your company in the foreign location including company registration, tax strategy, human resources infrastructure, incentives, handbooks, payroll, expatriate management, among others.

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