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PTIGlobal will be exhibiting at focus on LEARNING June 21-22nd

See us at booth #208

As the economic spotlight shifts to developing markets, global companies need new ways to manage their strategies.

McKinsey Global Institute research suggests that 400 midsize emerging-market cities, many unfamiliar in the West, will generate nearly 40 percent of global growth over the next 15 years.  

Linguist Survey Winner from ATA Conference Announced

PTIGlobal conducted a Linguist Survey at the recent ATA Annual Conference held in San Diego, CA October 24-27, 2012. Congratulations to Birgit Vossler-Brehmer from Germany who won the $50 Gift Card.

@PTIGlobal newsletter September 2012

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Facts to keep in mind when investing in translation.

Chinese [Mandarin vs. Cantonese, Traditional vs. Simplified] It seems that there is quite a bit of confusion regarding what exactly “Chinese” means in regards to both the spoken language and the written language. Mandarin and Cantonese are the most widely … Continue reading

Speaking your Customers Language

A recent survey conducted by Common Sense Advisory, the language industries most respected consultancy group, shows that customers overwhelmingly prefer to conduct business in their own language. They surveyed 2,430 web consumers in eight countries.  They found: 72.1% of consumers … Continue reading

Google Translate is Not the Answer

Google Translate is Not the Answer Google translate is NOT a reliable source only because it is used and altered by the masses. How many times have you heard you can’t trust wikipedia, because it is not a valid reference? … Continue reading

International branding errors cause trouble

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Localization Portland, Oregon-style

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Jeff Williams Takeaway

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