ULG’s Language Solutions Blog

The Preservation of Culture One Language at a Time

Posted by United Language Group on February 21, 2020
It is estimated at least one language dies out every two weeks – taking the culture and all of its unique expression along with it. In 1999, an idea was proposed to the General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization ...

Topics: Language Solutions


Celebrate Data Privacy Day With These Tips

Posted by Ashlee on January 28, 2020
< Back to ULG Blog Celebrate Data Privacy Day With These Tips By United Language Group Happy Data Privacy Day! Do you know how your data is being used, and by whom? The systems we interact with and use every day can compromise sensitive data and leave us ...

Ensuring Success During the 2020 CMS Secret Shopper Program

Posted by Ashlee on January 17, 2020
The language resources your healthcare organization leverages can make or break the ratings you earn from the Center of Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) during their Secret Shopper program. Everything from the quality of the interpreter to the call ...

Topics: IT


Meet the Team: Airstreams and Women in Localization

Posted by Deborah Contreras on January 7, 2020
< Back to ULG Blog Meet the Team: Airstreams and Women in Localization By United Language Group For 2020, we are introducing a new blog series that casts the spotlight on the incredible teams we have operating across the globe, giving you an inside peek into ...

Takeaways & Trends: What we learned at LocWorld 41

Posted by Deborah Contreras on November 21, 2019
< Back to ULG Blog Takeaways & Trends: What we learned at LocWorld 41 By United Language Group Takeaways & Trends: What we learned at LocWorld41 Silicon Valley ULG leadership including Kristen Giovanis, CEO; Nic McMahon, COO and Kristin Gutierrez, Senior ...

The Challenges of Legal Translation

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on November 10, 2019
< Back to ULG Blog The Challenges of Legal Translation By United Language Group Translating legal documents can be a challenging endeavor, especially for translators unfamiliar with the industry. Overcoming legal translation challenges requires a combination ...

Topics: Localization, Strategy, Translation, Legal


Conference Connections: ULG to attend LocWorld41 Silicon Valley

Posted by Deborah Contreras on November 1, 2019
< Back to ULG Blog Conference Connections: ULG to attend LocWorld41 Silicon Valley By United Language Group Localization is one the biggest ways we help support our global clients at ULG. By attending industry events and knowledge-shares, we are able to stay ...

Topics: events, Tradeshows


What Is the International Phonetic Alphabet?

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on October 31, 2019
< Back to ULG Blog What Is the International Phonetic Alphabet? By United Language Group There are over 6,000 languages in the world, each with pronunciations that vary depending on accents, dialects, and more. With the large majority of these languages, ...

Topics: Global News, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation


Conference Connections: ULG to attend Relativity Fest 2019

Posted by Deborah Contreras on October 19, 2019
< Back to ULG Blog Conference Connections: ULG to attend Relativity Fest 2019 By United Language Group ULG is attending Relativity Fest in Chicago, Ill. as a sponsor of the annual conference – one of the e-discovery community’s largest and most influential ...

No Translator or Translation is Perfect

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on October 15, 2019
< Back to ULG Blog No Translator or Translation is Perfect By United Language Group No translator's translation is perfect. As the story goes, St. Jerome, the patron saint of translators, made a notable translation interpretation that depicted Moses with ...

Topics: Featured, Localization, Strategy, Tips & Tricks, Translation


Conference Connections: ULG to attend 2019 TOPRA Symposium

Posted by Deborah Contreras on October 2, 2019
< Back to ULG Blog Conference Connections: ULG to attend 2019 TOPRA Symposium By United Language Group Healthcare is one of the largest areas ULG supports with language services, and it’s also one of the most complex. With ever-evolving laws in the healthcare ...

At What Age Is it Easiest to Learn a New Language?

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on September 30, 2019
< Back to ULG Blog At What Age is it Easiest to Learn a New Language?  By United Language Group Are you trying to raise multilingual children? Or perhaps you’ve always wanted to learn a new language, but now you’re afraid you’re too old? If so, you may be ...

Topics: Featured, Localization, Strategy, Tips & Tricks, Translation