We have a lot to be thankful for at Lingo24 – our great clients, our fantastic team, and our brilliant translators, to mention just a few things we’re grateful for.
The very best industry plaudits are those which are voted for by the people you work with. And with that in mind, we’re very pleased to announce that Lingo24 has been awarded top scores by the translators at two major online linguist communities, ProZ and Translators Cafe.
Everyone at Lingo24 is in their role because it’s what they do best. From marketers and management, to translators and technologists, every ‘Lingo-ist’ (a Lingo24 employee…) has found their area of expertise and perform impeccably.
A recent article in the Herald Scotland, ‘eCommerce is a global treasure trove … but Scotland’s more serious about belly dancing’, questions why Scottish government and businesses have yet to take advantage of the enormous opportunities presented by eCommerce.
As native English speakers, it’s easy to assume that because English is the world’s most commonly spoken second language, there’s no need to bother with a second tongue. But the fact is, those leaving education armed with fluency in at least one foreign tongue will be at a distinct advantage over other job-hunters. Language, after all, is one of the last few remaining barriers in creating a true global village.
Recently Lingo24 was listed as a regional finalist in the HSBC Business Thinking competition, which earned us a place on the Thought Exchange trip to Istanbul in mid-September – a chance for business leaders from Scotland and Northern Ireland to swap ideas and build business relationships.
Online translators’ community ProZ.com is hosting three virtual conferences from September through to November for translators, agencies and translation buyers, covering all aspects of the language services and global marketing communication industries.