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eLearning exhibitions 2019

By |10th April, 2019|Categories: Featured, News, Newsletters|

In 2019 we are back exhibiting at a few global e-Learning events. The year kicked off in London at Learning Technologies, and we have just confirmed our return to Las Vegas for DevLearn in October. Following the success of previous years, the UK Global Lingo team exhibited again at the Learning Technologies conference in London. This is seen as Europe's leading showcase of organisational learning and the technology used to support learning at work. [...]

Translation Memory – Tech series

By |2nd April, 2019|Categories: Global Lingo Blog, News|

What is a Translation Memory (TM) and what are its benefits? In this first article in our “Tech series,” we focus on Translation Memory and its benefits. Most of the work carried out in the language industry is underpinned by CAT (Computer Aided Translation) tools, which are essential in helping translators produce coherent and consistent translations. A Translation Memory (TM) is the database or ‘memory’ of a CAT tool, which stores segments of previously [...]

Language technology

By |27th March, 2019|Categories: Featured, News, Newsletters|

Global Lingo is a technology-orientated organisation. What do we mean by this? We are a company working with the latest language technologies to provide the best level of service possible at the best possible speed. How do we do this? In January 2019, our Senior Localisation Project Manager, Antonino Polizzi, transitioned into the role of Global Software Implementation and Training Manager. One project he is leading is to expand the features of our cloud-based [...]

CSR programme 2019

By |25th March, 2019|Categories: Community Work, Featured, News, Newsletters|

We are launching our first official Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme this year. As a growing business, we feel that 2019 is the right time to step up beyond the ad hoc fundraising events of years past. Above all, we want to offer ongoing and sustained support to charitable organisations in each of our office locations globally. Our global teams helped shape this programme, and feedback highlighted that they wanted to feel involved and [...]

Global Lingo announces new Chief Operating Officer

By |18th March, 2019|Categories: Featured, News, Newsletters|

18th March 2019, London We are pleased to announce that Karl Eastwood has been appointed Chief Operating Officer of Global Lingo. This internal promotion was a result of a company restructure that occurred at the beginning of this year, sparked by CEO Mark William’s departure at the end of 2018. Andrew Trotter, Chairman of Global Lingo comments: "Promoting Karl to COO was a natural progression for someone who has been an increasingly invaluable and [...]

Pret Foundation Grand Auction donation

By |4th March, 2019|Categories: Community Work, Global Lingo Blog, News|

The Pret Foundation hosted its annual Grand Auction on 1st March 2019, boasting some extraordinary donations. Julian Metcalfe and Sinclair Beecham (founders of Pret) set up the Pret Foundation in 1995. It is funded by donations made from the sale of some of Pret's products, plus generous contributions to the collection boxes in their shops. The Annual Grand Auction supports this further, and this year Global Lingo contributed by donating a mint-condition white Fender [...]