Building Your Network: Tips From Freelance Translator Naoko Orito

This month, we're featuring Naoko Orito, a freelance translator who began her career in corporate communications. She shares how her career has evolved and how she views the opportunities of the coming decade.

Stefan Huyghe

"My message to fellow professionals is simple yet profound: Embrace your voice, however unsteady or imperfect it may seem."

LocLunch A home run for community

Community can spring up just about anywhere when guided by people of goodwill. If there’s one point LocLunch has proven, it’s that resiliency. A once-informal gathering for localization professionals to enjoy a meal and share their thoughts about life, work, and everything in between, LocLunch now spans the globe.

LocLunch Founder organizes global music festival to help Ukraine

Due to the urgency of the situation and increasing needs for funds, the concert is being quickly put together, with the webpage list of artists updating frequently as more join the cause.

Will you make the Ukrainian Language Pledge?

Worried about imploding markets and the long-term effects of the tragic events unfolding in Ukraine, LocLunch founder Jan Hinrichs came up with the idea of a Ukrainian Language Pledge to pool localization industry resources and help the Ukrainian linguists affected by the conflict.