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Summer update

By |12th September, 2018|Categories: Featured, News, Newsletters|

Statement from Mark Williams - CEO As someone who remembers the summer of 1976, this year certainly felt very similar and according to reports was the joint hottest on record in the UK. It felt like it! Despite the heat it has been a busy summer at Global Lingo. We continue to smash our targets and are on-track to post another record year in 2018. We were honoured to feature this year in [...]

Foreign Languages – why would I need those?!

By |31st August, 2018|Categories: Global Lingo Blog, News|Tags: , , |

The decline of foreign language learning in the UK Not only do young people limit their job prospects, but they are also depriving themselves of making new friends and truly exploring new cultures. Recent articles in the Sunday Times and the Independent highlight just how much language learning may impact Britain and its future generations. Following the announcement of the recent A-Level results across the country, figures have shown a significant drop in traditional modern [...]

Accurate Minute-Taking – Mind the Gap

By |10th August, 2018|Categories: Global Lingo Blog|Tags: , , |

Accurate Minute-taking for Employee Relations Meetings Conflict in the workplace is unavoidable, and managing potential and actual work-place issues can be a sensitive and emotional process. What IS avoidable is ensuring objectivity, clarity and avoidance of doubt at all times during the process. During any formal investigation, without accurate minute-taking, so much of what is said can be misconstrued or poorly interpreted. Often, meeting notes are taken by one of the [...]

Linguist Newsletter – Spring/Summer 2018

By |5th July, 2018|Categories: Newsletters|

The Global Lingo Linguist Management Team is happy to finally release the Spring / Summer edition of our Linguist Newsletter. This issue introduces our Cluj-based Professional Writing Services Team and their London-based Head of Department.  As always, we have also prepared a linguist profile. Download the Spring / Summer edition

Three Peaks in under 24 hours

By |29th June, 2018|Categories: Community Work, News|Tags: , , , |

On Saturday, 23rd June, six of our most athletic Glingos took on the Three Peaks Challenge in aid of Duchenne UK. The boys flew in from all over the world to take part in this challenge and contribute to this worthy cause. With representatives from our UK, Germany, Romania and US offices, the goal was to raise £5,000. This also served as motivation for the guys to complete this challenge in under 24 hours [...]

Spring 2018 Newsletter

By |6th June, 2018|Categories: Newsletters|

GDPR has been a point of focus during this first quarter and, together with our ISO 27001 certification, has presented us with the opportunity to consolidate our practices that have long put data security at the heart of our business. This has added significance for Global Lingo in 2018 as we move closer to a fully integrated technology platform.  The beginning of 2018 witnessed significant levels of activity in all Global Lingo services - [...]

Winter 2017 Newsletter

By |2nd March, 2018|Categories: Newsletters|

The end of 2017 marks three straight years delivering 25% profitable growth. During this period, we have doubled revenues and driven through significant organisational change, positioning Global Lingo as a world leader in content globalisation and localisation. We have achieved this with a laser-like focus on customer retention and the acquisition of new business in sectors where Global Lingo can grow organically and demonstrate real value. Our Company highlights from 2017 Establishing a leadership [...]

Linguist Winter 2017 Newsletter

By |6th December, 2017|Categories: Newsletters|

The Global Lingo Linguist Management Team is happy to release the sixth edition of the Linguist Newsletter. This issue introduces our Chicago Team and focuses on the new linguist on-boarding process. As always, it ends with a beautiful linguist profile story. Click here to view the Winter edition of the Linguist Newsletter.

Autumn 2017 Newsletter

By |30th November, 2017|Categories: Newsletters|

For this Autumn edition of the Global Lingo Newsletter, we are delighted to share news about our technology partnership with Interprefy AG. We are collaborating with Interprefy to provide live remote interpretation for multilingual events of any size, any location, and any length of time. This is an important addition to Global Lingo’s suite of language services as we continually look to further expand our capabilities and serve our customers. As we close out [...]

Global Lingo helps build new school playground in conjunction with Bryan Adams Foundation

By |27th November, 2017|Categories: Community Work, News|

Every year Global Lingo nominates a charity they would like to work with. For 2017 Global Lingo donated to the Bryan Adams Foundation’s project to renovate a central London primary school’s playground. Global Lingo’s Chairman and Owner, Andrew Trotter having seen the good work Bryan’s Foundation had been doing over the years immediately thought of the Foundation when looking for a charity for 2017. ‘As soon as Bryan told me about the Ashburnham project [...]