ULG’s Language Solutions Blog

Celebrate Data Privacy Day With These Tips

By Ashlee
  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 vulnerable to phishing schemes and fraud. Data Privacy Day was established in 2007 by the ...

Ensuring Success During the 2020 CMS Secret Shopper Program

By Ashlee
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

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 their lives, interests and background in the language industry.   In this edition of Meet the ...

Takeaways & Trends: What we learned at LocWorld 41

  Takeaways & Trends: What we learned at LocWorld41 Silicon Valley ULG leadership including Kristen Giovanis, CEO; Nic McMahon, COO and Kristin Gutierrez, Senior Global Strategic Account Manager were onsite for LocWorld41 in Silicon Valley early November as ...

The Challenges of Legal Translation

Translating legal documents can be a challenging endeavor, especially for translators unfamiliar with the industry. Overcoming legal translation challenges requires a combination of creativity and accuracy that goes beyond normal translation requirements. The ...

Topics: Localization, Strategy, Translation, Legal


Conference Connections: ULG to attend LocWorld41 Silicon Valley

  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 at the forefront of emerging technology and trends that, when paired with our language expertise, help ...

Topics: events, Tradeshows


What Is the International Phonetic Alphabet?

      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, there are alphabets that form individual words for that language. But in the case of ...

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


Conference Connections: ULG to attend Relativity Fest 2019

  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 events. The three-day show is designed to educate and engage professionals from the tech and legal ...

No Translator or Translation is Perfect

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 horns in medieval and Renaissance art. Jerome translated the Hebrew word for "shining" ...

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


Conference Connections: ULG to attend 2019 TOPRA Symposium

  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 space, it’s critical to stay abreast – and ahead – of regulations that shape the field and how we ...

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

  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 asking yourself “ At what age it’s easiest to be taught a new language?” While scientists have ...

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


Conference Connections: ULG to attend Advertising Week Conference

United Language Group partners with enterprises across diverse industries with diverse landscapes. And we believe the best way to keep a finger on the pulse of each individual sector we serve is with boots on the ground – brushing elbows with key players, ...