International Translation Day: Recognizing The Importance Of Language Services

September 29, 2017

On Saturday, Sept. 30, translators from all over the world will have reason to celebrate.

Global Marketing Guides: Morocco

September 29, 2017

Morocco is a prosperous, open country with a low tax rate and a large labor force. A truly global economy, international trade makes up 80% of Morocco’s GDP. Like other highly global economies such as Japan or Brazil, Morocco holds exciting…

The Language Industry’s Need For Standardized MT Testing

September 21, 2017

The translation industry is seeing a boom in Machine Translation (MT), both in use and technology. As these MT technology uses and applications evolve, a standardized MT scoring method is desperately needed but still lacking.

Five Common Misconceptions About The Language Industry

September 19, 2017

Despite its size, the language industry is most likely not well known to those who aren’t directly involved in the field.  Niche terms like LSP (Language Service Provider) or “Post Editing,” probably don’t ring a bell for someone not familiar…

Lead With Languages Making Strides Since Campaign Launch In March

September 18, 2017

This past March, we touched base with Lead with Languages to learn about the campaign’s efforts to promote bilingualism in the United States and raise awareness about the importance of language skills in the workforce.  We also got a chance to…

VRI At The Doctor’s Office: How To Get The Most Out Of Your Session

September 15, 2017

Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) has risen in popularity as the technology becomes more readily available in the courtroom, hospitals and during international conferences.   

The Connection Between Language Services and Patient Safety

September 13, 2017

Here at United Language Group, we often emphasize the importance of language translation and interpreting in the medical field. For us, there’s a clear-cut rationale behind language access in healthcare: Adequate support for non-native speaking…

Machine Translation Breach Highlights Risks Associated With Online Tools

September 07, 2017

The dangers of using free, online Machine Translation (MT) tools recently became a painful reality for Statoil, the Norwegian oil manufacturer.

Why Language Assistance In HR Matters

September 06, 2017

Today’s economy has never been more internationally based, and large companies can’t compete unless they’re conveying their message on a global scale.  

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