ULG’s Language Solutions Blog

Training Employees For GDPR: A Handful Of Tips For Successful Implementation

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on February 16, 2018
< Back to ULG Blog Training Employees For GDPR: A Handful Of Tips For Successful Implementation By United Language Group The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is slated to be enforced on May 25, 2018. With just over three months left ...

Topics: Best Practices, Tips & Tricks, Compliance, Language Solutions


Three Ways A Breach Response Plan Benefits Global Companies

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on February 7, 2018
< Back to ULG Blog May 11, 2018 Three Ways A Breach Response Plan Benefits Global Companies By United Language Group As companies expand their global reach, they encounter greater opportunities to interact with consumers from different countries, learn more ...

Topics: Best Practices, Compliance


MT Security In The Age Of Risk: Keeping Data Safe With Quality Control Standards

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on February 1, 2018
< Back to ULG Blog MT Security In The Age Of Risk: Keeping Data Safe With Quality Control Standards By United Language Group With legislation like the GDPR coming into effect in the E.U. and multiple news stories of data breaches taking place in the U.S., the ...

Topics: Best Practices, Localization, Machine Translation, Translation, Compliance


Holiday Season Is Hacking Season: Five Ways To Avoid Scams

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on November 10, 2017
< Back to ULG Blog Holiday Season Is Hacking Season: Five Ways To Avoid Scams By United Language Group The holiday season has again crept up on us quicker than anticipated, and the consumer craze and bargain-hunting that go along with it is already in full ...

Topics: Best Practices, Consumer Product, Global News, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation


Three Consulting Services Every LSP Should Offer

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on October 25, 2017
< Back to ULG Blog Three Consulting Services Every LSP Should Offer By United Language Group So, you’ve identified a need for language services. Maybe you’ve got a big interpreting project that needs to be done, or an assignment that requires hundreds of ...

Topics: Best Practices, Consulting, Global News, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation


Why Language Access Matters At The Dentist

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on October 6, 2017
< Back to ULG Blog Why Language Access Matters At The Dentist By United Language Group A visit to the dentist isn’t everyone’s idea of a good time. In fact, dental checkups cause some people so much anxiety, it stops a number of them from obtaining care. A ...

Topics: Best Practices, Global News, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation, Interpreting


Why It Pays To Localize Your Website

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on August 17, 2017
< Back to ULG Blog Why It Pays To Localize Your Website By United Language Group There are more than 3.5 billion internet users in the world, and roughly 1.2 billion websites live on the internet. In 1994, there were less than 5,000 websites up and running. ...

Topics: Best Practices, Global News, Global Marketing, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation


Four Common Mistakes To Avoid During The Translation Process

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on August 15, 2017
< Back to ULG Blog Four Common Mistakes To Avoid During The Translation Process By United Language Group In many ways, the translation process is like a large, complex game of telephone. You have linguists, project managers, clients and designers all trying ...

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


Five Tips For Preparing Technical Documentation For Translation

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on August 11, 2017
< Back to ULG Blog Five Tips For Preparing Technical Documentation For Translation By United Language Group Technical translations might not be thought of as the most glamorous localization projects – IFUs, data sheets, and user manuals aren’t many people’s ...

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


Four Steps for Creating a Translation Glossary

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on August 7, 2017
< Back to ULG Blog Four Steps for Creating a Translation Glossary By United Language Group WHAT IS A TRANSLATION GLOSSARY? A translation glossary is an index of specific terminology with approved translations in all target languages that is used by a company ...

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


Airbnb’s Localization Strategy

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on August 4, 2017
< Back to ULG Blog Airbnb’s Localization Strategy By United Language Group Airbnb, the $31 billion home-sharing service, is accessible in virtually every country in the world. How did the company dominate international markets and cement their global position ...

Topics: Best Practices, Global News, Global Marketing, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation


Can You Afford to Go Without Translation Services?

Posted by jason on July 18, 2017
< Back to ULG Blog July 17, 2017 Can You Afford to Go Without Translation Services? By Andrew Hitchcock Oftentimes, getting quality translations isn’t considered to be top priority for a global project or initiative. Why should you have to pay money to ...

Topics: Best Practices, Strategy, Translation