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  Jessica Roland

Gengo Pulse on Globalization: Talking with Translators Without Borders

We often talk about helping businesses go global, but today we’d like to highlight the important role translation plays in helping improve (and often save) lives around the world.

Translators Without Borders (TWB) connects translators, corporations and non-profits to increase …

  Jessica Roland

Gengo Pulse on Globalization: A LocWorld and TAUS Founder Interview

Localization World and Translation Automation User Society (TAUS) events are core venues for globalization professionals to share ideas, exchange stories and unveil new tools and services. Respective founders Ulrich Henes and Jaap van der Meer have been at the cutting

  Jessica Roland

Gengo Pulse on Globalization: The Translation Buffet

Despite being more connected than ever before, we only get a taste of the massive volume of multilingual content coming from every corner of the globe. For businesses, the internet allows for an immediate international presence and low-cost distribution, but …

  Jessica Roland

Introducing the next generation of translators to Gengo

People begin translation careers in incredibly diverse ways—study, formal certification and volunteering are but a few traditional paths. In recent years, Gengo has added a new, flexible point of entry into the field.

We were excited to introduce this new …

  Jessica Roland

Top Tens: Digital Globalization Checklist

At Gengo, we’re often approached by companies looking to globalize their websites or products for the first time. In our earlier white papers, we looked in detail at what startups and mid-sized businesses should consider before entering global markets.…

  Jessica Roland

Lessons in Localization: Upcoming October Events

Trying to find the most efficient way to get your online presence and products out there in the right languages?

Globalization industry events are excellent for learning best practices and discovering the latest and greatest product and service offerings. Dive …

  Jessica Roland

Five Ways to Find the “Right Quality”

In his post about the Translation Automation User Society (TAUS) Leadership Forum in Dublin, Gengo’s co-founder and CEO Matt Romaine mentions that a “recurring theme was a shifting expectation and definition of “quality”. Close to that time, many of us …

  Jessica Roland

“Translation Everywhere” with Gengo

I’m so pleased to be newly part of the Gengo sales team! For my current and future globalization friends and partners, I wanted to say a word about why I made the move from long-time translation services buyer to
representing …