Being a seasoned localizer, I thought that localizing a job board (Gigajob.com) would not present much of a challenge, but I was pleasantly surprised with the knowledge that I gained. Gigajob has now been succ...
Sarita Desai
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544
August 10, 2018
Shopping Around For Sherpas Check out this superb article by linguist, lexicographer, columnist, and self-described “all-around word nut”  Ben Zimmer (@bgzimmer) in The Atlantic. Ben discusses t...
Ultan Ó Broin
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504
August 3, 2018
Money, Money, Money Meets Its Waterloo Apologies to ABBA fans about the cheesy introduction. But, mamma mia we need to talk about cryptocurrencies! The Chips Are Down For Fintech I enjoyed a must-read Medium ...
Ultan Ó Broin
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1182
August 1, 2018
The word “Chinese” refers to a group of spoken languages which are as different to one another as French, Portuguese or Italian and to three distinct written languages: Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chine...
Frazer Robertson
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2468
July 31, 2018
I am of an age where I can recall the pre-email intra- and extra-office communications process. Both were served by what is now called snail mail. External communications got a stamp and were posted at the end ...
Aidan Collins
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842
July 23, 2018
Businesses of all shapes and sizes make major personalization blunders on a regular basis. Although the spread and advancement of the internet has made large-scale personalization easier from a technical standp...
Patrick Foster
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1060
July 13, 2018
You may never know how the light from a single sentence or idea may inspire someone in the world. To touch more people, you must speak their language, which means translating your book. But how to make your ins...
Ally Gilboa
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1256
June 25, 2018
I joined my son (aged 13) for breakfast and asked him if he knew the Irish for "cereal". Officially, the term would be "gránach bricfeasta" or similar, but he simply said, "calóga" (which basically means "fla...
Ultan Ó Broin
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2484
June 18, 2018
Apparently my new favorite hobby on small airlines is to read their in-flight shopping catalogues — specifically what appear to be their worst and most amusing translations. I discovered this pastime a year a...
Katie Botkin
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2436
June 12, 2018
Ultan Ó Broin
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1517
June 9, 2018

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