ULG’s Language Solutions Blog

Translation Quality Assurance: What It Is And How It Works

Posted by United Language Group on May 21, 2018

When sending a communication in a different language, it can be tempting to rely on an online translator like Google Translate that provides instant results. After all, we all love a convenient solution.

Topics: Translation

Advice For Aspiring Linguists: ULG Translators On How To Make It In Today’s Industry

Posted by United Language Group on May 11, 2018

On a recent trip to Australia, French Prime Minister Emmanuel Macron committed a rather embarrassing slip of the tongue.

Topics: Translation, Language

Speaking The Same Language: Why Global Companies Need Language Solutions To Succeed

Posted by United Language Group on May 8, 2018

Today’s global companies face an interesting paradox: Technology enables them to reach new audiences around the globe, but also forces them to overhaul their communication strategies to successfully adapt to these culturally and linguistically diverse areas.

Topics: Localization, Strategy, Translation

Securing Patient Data: What Your Language Provider Should Know About HIPAA

Posted by United Language Group on April 24, 2018

While HIPAA compliance might complicate your life, the goal of the regulation is really the same as yours: protecting patients. You’re looking out for their physical well-being, while HIPAA is safeguarding their private information.

Topics: healthcare, Translation, Compliance

Minimizing FCPA Risk Through Effective Translation

Posted by United Language Group on April 9, 2018

Since 1977, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) has been the leading anti-corruption legislation for companies in the U.S. and those that trade on U.S. financial exchanges.

Topics: Strategy, Translation, Compliance

Improving HCAHPS Scores Through Language Services

Posted by United Language Group on April 3, 2018

What makes quality healthcare?

Topics: healthcare, Translation, Interpreting

Why A Translation Memory is Necessary For Cost Savings and Consistency

Posted by United Language Group on March 30, 2018

Business communication almost always relies and builds upon material that has already been created, unless the company is new. You don’t write a new company description every time you send out a press release, and you don’t write a new set of customer instructions every time you launch a new version of a product.

Topics: Strategy, Tips & Tricks, Translation

How To Foster Better Patient Understanding

Posted by United Language Group on March 23, 2018

Medical professionals are increasingly noting the correlation between patient health and health literacy. The more people are able to comprehend and understand about their healthcare, the more effective treatments tend to be. 

Topics: healthcare, Strategy, Translation, Interpreting