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How Apps Are Changing Dating Worldwide

How Apps Are Changing Dating Worldwide

There was a time when you found a partner by chance. Random events, workplaces, friends and unexpected encounters thrust people together and love took over. That takes time, and these days, we’re too busy for that. Also, we want chance taken out of the equation. Online dating seems like the solution: for over a decade […]

What You Need to Know About Software Localization

What You Need to Know About Software Localization

Software companies with an international presence need to ensure that their products provide a great experience for users in various multilingual markets. This means the software has to be adapted to suit the different cultural, linguistic and social requirements of the company’s target audiences and regions.

Creating Content for Lower Literacy Markets

Creating Content for Lower Literacy Markets

Brands spend a lot of time and effort strategizing about how they want to be perceived the world over, and spend a lot of time and money creating product support content so customers know how to get the most out of their products. But what if your target buyer can’t read? How do they come […]

What You Need to Know About Localizing Corporate Communications

What You Need to Know About Localizing Corporate Communications

With companies directing so much attention towards building effective consumer relationships, the importance of internal communication can be overlooked. However, as global companies grow, CEOs and communications strategists are beginning to realize the importance of investing in employee relations.

Here’s Why You Need to Localize Internal HR Documents

Here’s Why You Need to Localize Internal HR Documents

The performance of people in your international offices is dependent on just how well they understand your organizational objectives and use their local knowledge to succeed in their own territory.

Six Unexpected Localization Insights from Airbnb

Six Unexpected Localization Insights from Airbnb

The sharing economy—where individuals exchange, rent or share goods and services with their peers—has gone global. And one prime example of a company successfully expanding in this economy is Airbnb. In the last decade since its inception, Airbnb has grown to operate in almost every country in the world. Let’s talk about how the company […]

Why e-learning is the Answer to Leadership Training

Why e-learning is the Answer to Leadership Training

In the last 18 months, global executives have recognized leadership as the number one skill gap within their workforce. Assessing and hiring at executive level is both tricky and expensive. If your preferred candidate turns out to be ineffective, you’ve not just wasted money, it may also negatively impact your employees’ performance, development, morale and […]

Localized Microlearning: the Answer to Training a Global Workforce?

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. […]

Definitive Guide: Writing for Localization

Definitive Guide: Writing for Localization

Your job, as a technical or marketing writer, is to make every word you write count. So if the content you are writing will be localized—whether it’s user assistance, web content, online help, or marketing material—then writing with localization in mind can add substantial value to your work.

E-Learning Localization

E-Learning Localization

The world of technology, project management and linguistic excellence operate in close harmony at RWS. One of the most interesting ways we see this is in the work we are regularly asked to do on E-learning projects where modules need to be localised for staff training. The wide range of content we see on these projects makes this interesting […]

Going Dutch: 5 Key Facts about Localization into Dutch

Going Dutch: 5 Key Facts about Localization into Dutch

Dutch is easily one of the most frequent languages that enterprises localize into, and has been for decades. At Moravia, we translate over 10 million words into Dutch annually, and the language regularly features among our top 15. Here are some of the facts and insights to consider when it comes to localizing into Dutch.