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Rising through the ranks of Payroll

Rising through the ranks of Payroll with Jason Davenport #031

Rise Through Payroll

This episode of The Payroll Podcast is titled “Rising through the ranks of Payroll: From UK Payroll to Global Operations to Chairman of the CIPP”.  We feature Jason Davenport, current Chairman of the Board for the Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals (or CIPP) and an experienced, senior payroll manager in his own right who also runs his own payroll consultancy called Calendar Consulting.

Jason is skilled in supporting clients in both public and private sectors and has experience in reviewing payroll performance, strategy and choices, whether in-sourced or out-sourced.

With a vast background that has involved holding prestigious, senior roles such as Chief Operating Officer HRS Division at Capita, Global Payroll Product Manager at NGA HR and Services Director at Logica CMG, this is one podcast episode you won’t want to miss!

In this “Rising through the ranks of Payroll” episode we discover:

  • The weekend that resulted in a steep career trajectory within payroll for Jason!
  • How Jason made the transition from UK payroll delivery into international payroll management
  • His role as Chairman of the CIPP and what this involves
  • What Jason believes needs to be done to raise the profile of Payroll, not just in the UK but globally?
  • The advice Jason would you give to someone with ambitions of running their own payroll consultancy?
  • The single piece of advice that Jason would give to someone working in payroll right now?

To view, the links referred to in this “Rising through the ranks of Payroll” episode, please click on the following links:

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Finally, My name is Nick Day and I am a specialist Payroll Recruiter.  If you need support with any payroll related vacancy, please get in touch as I would love to help.  If you quote “The Payroll Podcast” I will give you 20% discount on our JGA Recruitment Terms of business.

Contact me today to find out more.
Tel: 01727 800 377.
Email Nick@jgarecruitment.com

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The Payroll Podcast was the first podcast produced exclusively for the UK and broader global payroll community, and we have one primary aim.  This aim is to speak with payroll industry experts that can help us to cut through complex International payroll legislation, technology solutions and International compliance affecting global payroll operations and teams so that you, as a payroll professional, can utilise this expertise to improve your own payroll department.

We journey through subjects complex payroll issues ranging from killing Payday loans to GDPR; Robotic Process Automation; Payroll News, Blockchain Technology to Artificial Intelligence; Wellbeing to Compliance; Payroll Control Frameworks to International Payroll Legislation and more!  Discover how training, workplace psychology and career planning can also impact on your payroll operation.  This Payroll Podcast attempts to tackle all of these subjects with industry leading expertise and a little bit of humour too!

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In the meantime, if you have any Payroll recruitment requirements that JGA Payroll Recruitment Services can assist with, please do reach out to me at Nick@jgarecruitment.com and quote “The Payroll Podcast” to receive a 20% discount on all Terms of business).   Contact us today to find out more  |  Tel: 01727 800 377  |  Email Nick@jgarecruitment.com

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Blockchain

Blockchain, Cyrptocurrency and the Future of Payroll & HR – with Anita Lettink – #09

Blockchain

Blockchain and Crypto Currency.  Do we really understand what these technologies are?  In this special podcast, we interview Anita Lettink, SVP, Strategy & Alliances at NGA HR to learn more about what blockchain and cryptocurrencies are, and more importantly, how these technologies will impact the future of Payroll and HR.

Anita is responsible for Strategy & Alliances globally where she is responsible for ensuring strategic value propositions are developed and brought to market for NGA HR.  Anita has written a number of excellent articles on Blockchain technology (links below in these episode notes) and it was these articles that led me to invite Anita to join us on The Payroll Podcast

This Payroll Podcast will attempt to demystify blockchain and cryptocurrencies, it will endeavour to separate the hype from the reality and will take listeners on a journey of understanding in relation to how blockchain, crypto and DLT technologies are likely to impact the payroll departments of tomorrow


Recorded on this special #Blockchain and #Crypto episode of The Payroll Podcast, we discover:

  • What Blockchain, DLT and Cryptocurrencies are and how this technology relates to payroll
  • How Blockchain technology may change the shape of the payroll industry as we know it
  • The biggest barriers to Blockchain adoption
  • The main benefits of Blockchain
  • Reasons to be cautious about both Blockchain and Crypto
  • Why we are yet to see businesses move entire payrolls away from user-controlled databases to blockchain systems
  • Blockchain security advantages and concerns
  • The benefits of both permission and permission-less blockchains
  • Will blockchain be used to process payrolls ever be fully developed as an effective and risk-free payroll solution?
  • How blockchain technology roadmaps are evolving in relation to payroll
  • Cryptocurrency – separating the hype from the truth
  • Will we ever see wide-scale company adoption cryptocurrency payrolls?
  • Why it is essential for payroll professionals to get to grips with blockchain!

To support this special Blockchain Payroll Podcast, I will also be releasing a series of 10 articles all focused on Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies and the future of Payroll on LinkedIn.  We have already released two of these articles which, if you missed them, you can access here:

  1. Article 1: How will Blockchain, Cryptocurrency and DLT technologies affect the future of Payroll & HR
  2. Article 2: Will companies start to payroll its employees in cryptocurrency?


To find out more about NGAHR, please visit: www.ngahr.com

Go to https://www.ngahr.com/blog to read through and follow Anita Lettink’s articles.

Anita’s articles on Blockchain:

 

We hope you enjoy this episode of t=The Payroll Podcast!  If you know anyone else who works in payroll, then please, share this episode with your friends and get them to subscribe today!

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The Payroll Podcast has one primary aim. To cut through the complex global payroll legislation, technology and compliance issues that can affect a payroll operation and provide practical tips and advice that you can implement immediately. We aim to take our listeners on a journey through subjects such as GDPR, wellbeing, Blockchain Technology and Cryptocurrency, SaaS, global payroll compliance, payroll control frameworks, payroll entrepreneurship, leadership, learning and development, recruitment, best practice, workplace psychology, payroll training, process improvements and career planning and who knows what else! We try to do it with a little bit of humour and with information that I hope can make your payroll function better!

Featuring leading industry experts, we interview Payroll Business Owners, Global Payroll Directors, Payroll Trainers, Payroll Managers, Payroll Software Professionals. However, we will also be speaking with Wellness-at-Work Practitioners, HR Managers, the HMRC, CEO’s, Recruiters and even Talent and Leadership Psychologists!

The Payroll Podcast is a niche podcast, so if you like the show, please subscribe to it, review it (on iTunes) and please, please share it with as many of your payroll colleagues as possible!

 

If you wish to get involved with The Payroll Podcast or indeed if you would like to suggest a topic or tell us what you think about it, then please email me at Nick@jgarecruitment.com – I would love to hear from you!

You can also Tweet us with your comments! Please use #PassionforPayroll when tweeting!

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Previous Podcasts Episodes Include:

  1. #Passionforpayroll & Creating Effective Global Payroll Control Frameworks – With Max Van Der Klis-Busink – #08
  2. Solving Payroll & HR Workforce Challenges with LMS – with Shaun Wilde, #07
  3. Payroll Entrepreneurship and the rise in Payroll API Technology – with Stuart Hall – #06
  4. Raising the Profile of Payroll – Kate Upcraft #05
  5. Wellness and Working Well by becoming “Super-Human” – with Hari Kalymnios. #04
  6. Global Payroll & Jurisdictional Compliance with Adrian Morrissey from Immedis #03
  7. The Future of Payroll and the CIPP with Vickie Graham #02
  8. Preparing Payroll for GDPR with Richard George #01


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In the meantime, if you have any payroll or HR recruitment requirements that JGA Recruitment can assist with, please do reach out to us on 01727 800 377 or email Nick@jgarecruitment.com You can also find out more about us at jamesgray.wpengine.com.

We are specialist payroll and HR Recruiters with over 100 years of expert recruitment experience.  Whatever your requirements, if you get in touch and quote “The Payroll Podcast” then you can receive a 20% discount on all JGA Recruitment Terms of Business.

Contact us today to find out more.
Tel: 01727 800 377.
Email Nick@jgarecruitment.com