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Why Translators & Interpreters Should Consider a Career in Cross-Cultural Training

Why Translators & Interpreters Should Consider a Career in
Cross-Cultural Training

Freelance linguists often complain of isolation, monotony and increasing competition within the profession.

Those looking for something new should consider cross cultural training as it naturally lends itself to the talent of translators and linguists.

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Adapting Training & Learning for a Global Workforce

Adapting Training & Learning for a Global Workforce

One of the effects of globalisation is that global brands  are typically, (and unavoidably) geographically spread.

Employing a global workforce is essential in today’s hypercompetitive marketplace.

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Gamification and Cultural Differences

Gamification and Cultural Differences

Playing games at work? From the work floor to education, gamification is becoming more and more common in a lot of areas. But the practice isn’t as straightforward as it seems: cultural differences prevent game developers from distributing one single game for different countries. Want to know what should be done to these games to cross the globe? 

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Cultural tips to make Exporting to Japan and China a Success!

Cultural tips to make  Exporting to Japan and China a Success!

Do you export? AstraZeneca's Stuart Anderson offers some insights into the importance of understanding and adapting to the local culture in order to maximise success.

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