KNOWLEDGE BASE Building Your Workforce In The US



If you are expanding into a new country, you are now faced with how you will staff your operation. You may be able to do it from your home country, but chances are you are going to need people on the ground. This is an area where you will want to obtain assistance from someone familiar with local laws and regulations to ensure that you completely understand your options and are in compliance with HR laws and regulations. 


Use this information to help you build your workforce in the US.

Familiarize yourself with Employment Law In The US
Decide who you would like your first employees to be in the US - Will you go? Send people from the home office? Hire locally?
Determine if they will be they be temporary or permanent, and if temporary, freelance, consultants, contractors
For any employee going into the US, know your visa options
Determine where you need help with understanding your options and any applicable regulations


Globig Knowledge Base

Learn more about your options for building your workforce in these related Globig Knowledge Base sections.

Employment Law In The US

Hiring Options In The US

Visa Options In The US


Globig Resources

Use these related resources if you would like to learn more on your own. 

U.S. Department of State

Department of Labor

Temporary (Nonimmigrant) Worker options in the US

Permanent (Immigrant) Worker options in the US

Permanent Labor Certification Process

B-1 temporary business visitor visa

H-1B speciality occupation visa

O-1A extraordinary ability and achievement visa

E-2 treaty investor visa

L-1 intracompany transferee visa

EB-1 classification

EB-2 classification

EB-3 classification

EB-4 classification

EB-5 classification


Globig Marketplace

Are you ready to explore what service providers are available to help you on the ground in the US?

The Globig Marketplace contains quality, vetted service providers who can help you. Review your options, learn more about them, and even send them an RFI. 



Do you have additional questions or want some help?

Globig is here for you. Send us a message and we'll get back to you right away to assist you in your global expansion. 

KNOWLEDGE BASE Building Your Workforce In The US