[Preview] IT Localization: What Does It Really Mean?

[Preview] IT Localization: What Does It Really Mean?

The Age of Information We live in the Information Age, also known as the Digital or Computer Age. A time when Information Technology powers the world, and everything and everyone is connected 24/7/365. When anyone can go anywhere on Earth within just one day/night...
[Preview] How Localization Changed the Game

[Preview] How Localization Changed the Game

Localization It’s the process of adapting a piece of content for another culture, language or region. It threads the fine line between translation and transcreation: it is both precise to the point of being pedantic and yet creative, transformative and...
Can We Actually Save Endangered Languages?

Can We Actually Save Endangered Languages?

There are records of more than 7000 languages existing since our first hominid ancestors emerged several million years ago. With time the first languages got more complex and then simpler, they split and then merged, evolved and disappeared. Most of them are now...
What Makes a Good Project Manager?

What Makes a Good Project Manager?

Something new, every week [07:00 AM, Monday morning] The alarm goes off, the sun is already awake and another interesting and busy week begins. In fact, as a project manager I hope it is exactly like that. Last week’s challenges are still before my eyes: figuring out...
How working as a medical translator helps my medical career

How working as a medical translator helps my medical career

How working as a medical translator helps my medical career We live in a world where national borders are becoming more and more meaningless. Air travel has provided us with an opportunity never before seen in history – the ability to travel to the other side of the...
How to Master Small Translation Projects

How to Master Small Translation Projects

How to Master Small Translation Projects One of the biggest challenges for LSPs is the matter of small translation projects. By small, we usually mean anything less than 250 words or about 1 page. These are very important projects, not less than the larger ones, as...
The Power of Referrals in Business

The Power of Referrals in Business

The Power of Referrals in Business Recently TransGlobe International joined one of the biggest Business Networking organization in the world, spanning 68 countries and more than 190,000 members. Business Networking International (BNI) is a professional business owner...
Is There One Universal Balkan Language?

Is There One Universal Balkan Language?

Is There One Universal Balkan Language? If you’re thinking about investing in the Balkans or reaching the local markets, you might notice the many common features of most languages in the region. And you could naturally wonder – might there be a single...
Why Investing in the Balkans is a Good Idea

Why Investing in the Balkans is a Good Idea

Why Investing in the Balkans is a Good Idea Let’s take a look at the Balkans – a mysterious place in South-Eastern Europe situated on the crossroads between Europe and Asia. We’ll explore how the Balkan countries fit in the global investment picture...