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RWS Participates in the First National Patent Translation Contest

RWS participates in the first National Patent Translation Contest and the high-end dialogue on intellectual property language service talent training. To further promote the training of Chinese patent translators, a field currently growing in demand to meet the needs of an expanding patent market, Xi’an International Studies University successfully held the first National Patent Translation […]

Max Troyer at MIIS: Training the Localizers of the Future

As they look to foreign markets to drive revenues, global enterprises are building up their localization programs. These departments are big—nearly 60% of the revenue of international companies comes from foreign markets—yet universities have been slow to build programs to train people to work in the localization industry. Max Troyer, Program Chair of the Translation […]

RWS Rizhao Branch Moving Celebration

On 12 December 2018, members of RWS China and Qufu Normal University Joint Culture Base attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony at RWS’s new office in Rizhao. Victor Wang, CEO of RWS China, noted that this move coincided with RWS 60th anniversary year and the 12th anniversary of the establishment of RWS China. Dean Lu of Qufu Normal […]

What’s in Store for the Translation Industry in 2019? [Podcast]

It’s that time again, when we’re wrapping up the past year and looking forward to what the new year will bring. The same goes for all of us in the localization industry.

Crowdsourcing IP Research Webinar: Join us on December 18th

Join RWS IP Research COO Peter Vanderheyden for a live webinar on December 18th at 12:00pm EST to learn how crowdsourcing your prior art can serve as a best practice for your IP research. What was once a novel and uncertain methodology has been reliably used to kill bad patents in litigation, monetize patent portfolios […]

Six Steps to Choosing the Right Translation Management System [Infographic]

As if it weren’t daunting enough to navigate the dozens of translation management system (TMS) solutions on the market, how do you get stakeholders to identify what’s most important from among their myriad functions and features?

October 2018 Crowd Researchers of the Month

Each month we like to recognize the top performing Crowd researchers for their outstanding work in the AOP Connect™ platform.  The Highlighter of the Month and each of the runners up receive a reward for their contributions – Congratulations to our Crowd!   Highlighter of the Month angeloluca-55773   Top researchers for October 2018: meticulous_researcher-60201 […]

Smart Devices and Voice Search: What You Need to Know

We all prefer the easiest, most straightforward way to get the information we need. For an increasing number of people, that means getting help by talking into a phone or smart speaker rather than sitting down to type. In fact, 25% of people in the US, UK and Canada believe voice search will become the […]

How Localization Supply Chain Models Must Change

Enterprises going global are upending the way localization supply chains are managed. To grow their business and support customers, they need localization to happen at higher speeds and larger volumes—and this will only intensify as the world demands more and more content in their native languages.

Localized Microlearning: the Answer to Training a Global Workforce?

The rise of self-directed learning YouTube is officially the world’s largest training platform, with more than 7 in 10 viewers using it to solve a problem in their job, studies or hobbies. In fact, of the top five reasons people turn to YouTube, three of them relate to learning, fixing something or solving a problem. […]