ULG’s Language Solutions Blog

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

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on February 16, 2018
The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is slated to be enforced on May 25, 2018. With just over three months left before the legislation goes into effect, organizations should be putting the final touches on any changes in company data ...

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


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

Posted by United Language Group on February 16, 2018
The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is slated to be enforced on May 25, 2018. With just over three months left before the legislation goes into effect, organizations should be putting the final touches on any changes in company data ...

Topics: Best Practices, Tips & Tricks, Compliance, Training


Three Ways A Breach Response Plan Benefits Global Companies

Posted by United Language Group on February 7, 2018
As companies expand their global reach, they encounter greater opportunities to interact with consumers from different countries, learn more about their clients’ interests, and adapt their products and services to new markets. With these new opportunities, ...

Topics: Best Practices, Compliance


Three Ways A Breach Response Plan Benefits Global Companies

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on February 7, 2018
May 11, 2018 As companies expand their global reach, they encounter greater opportunities to interact with consumers from different countries, learn more about their clients’ interests, and adapt their products and services to new markets. With these new ...

Topics: Best Practices, Compliance


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

Posted by United Language Group on February 1, 2018
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 need for companies to protect personal data is more important than ever. Language Solution Partners (LSPs) that offer ...

Topics: Best Practices, Machine Translation, Translation, Compliance


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

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on February 1, 2018
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 need for companies to protect personal data is more important than ever. Language Solution Partners (LSPs) that offer ...

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


Service Organization Controls: SOCs and Data Security

Posted by William Lange on January 5, 2018
Chances are your company stores far more data in the cloud than just a few years ago. This likely includes sensitive information that you need to protect, including financial data, business strategies and plans, and personal data belonging to customers. With ...

Topics: Best Practices, Technology


Global Clinical Trials: Saving Time And Money Through Centralization

Posted by Marco Marino on January 3, 2018
With the resurgence of dangerous diseases such as whooping cough, malaria, and cholera, the need for clinical trials spanning the globe is stronger than ever. Diseases affect people differently depending on factors such as environment, climate, and ethnicity. ...

Topics: Best Practices, Life Sciences, Clinical Trials


Data Breaches and Security: Blockchain 101

Posted by Anny Lei on December 27, 2017
The terms “hack” and “data breach” elicit a great amount of fear in today’s ever-connected world. Hackers are a tremendous threat to any large corporation, something that major companies like Equifax have learned the hard way. Since the introduction of the ...

Topics: Best Practices, Technology


Holiday Season Is Hacking Season: Five Ways To Avoid Scams

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on November 10, 2017
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 swing. In the United States, buyers shell out more than $1 trillion in retail sales in trying to find the ...

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


Holiday Season Is Hacking Season: Five Ways To Avoid Scams

Posted by Jake Schild on November 10, 2017
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 swing. In the United States, buyers shell out more than $1 trillion in retail sales in trying to find the ...

Topics: Best Practices, Consumer Product, Strategy


Three Consulting Services Every LSP Should Offer

Posted by Jake Schild on October 25, 2017
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 pages of Mandarin to be translated into English. Whatever the case, you know the work can’t be ...

Topics: Best Practices, Consulting, Strategy