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Browse through articles submitted by GALA's network of localization and translation leaders. These posts describe research and best practices for the growth of translation companies, the development of language professionals, and the use of localization technology. 

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A Translator’s Perspective of the Subtitling Industry Over the Past 15 Years

Sean Song

27 August 2020

It would be an overwhelming topic to discuss what the subtitling industry looks like now compared to 15 years ago.  However, reading a story about a subtitler who has been working in the industry for over 15 years may not be as daunting of a task....

GALA Pulse Survey Results - Q2 2020

28 July 2020

GALA conducted its second in a series of Pulse Surveys to help our stakeholders understand how the market has changed in the first and second quarters of 2020 as a response to the global pandemic, as well as how industry professionals expect it will...

AI in the Translation Business: Beyond Machine Translation

Dmitry Ulanov

23 July 2020

The idea of this article is to identify and briefly describe areas in the translation business that may benefit from implementation of Artificial Intelligence and particularly Machine Learning. Since AI is not completely predictable, implementation...

10 Industries That Benefit From Language Services

Rebecca Twose

07 July 2020

The language service industry is booming, helping businesses all around the world communicate effectively. Over the last ten years, the...

Remote Simultaneous Interpretation Pros and Cons

Ivan Butin

25 June 2020

Several microphones, a booth with a console for the translators, a central block, and a transmission unit with transmitters and receivers for the participants. Those are the main elements of a traditional simultaneous interpretation system, which is...

Best CAT Tools for Vietnamese Translation Projects

Anne Quach

02 June 2020

A CAT Tool, without any doubts, is an indispensable assistant to translators, helping them boost the working efficiency and quality of a translation project. While CAT Tools work really well in some popular languages like English or Spanish,...

GALA Pulse Survey Results - Q1 2020

22 May 2020

GALA conducted its first in a series of Pulse Surveys to help our stakeholders understand how the market has changed in the first quarter of 2020 as a response to the global pandemic, as well as how industry professionals expect it will take shape...

Building Customer Relationships in the Changing World

Natalia Rudinskaya

21 May 2020

...In a small German town there was an elderly man, who provided for his family by running a small farm produce shop. Then one day, he was told to close for the quarantine. His family would have become deprived of its only income source if he hadn’t...

How Not to Lose Your Team Because of the Coronavirus

Mikhail Gilin

07 April 2020

In this article, we won't discuss whether your employees may become infected with COVID-19 directly – not at all. By observing a routine of self-isolation, they will most likely remain healthy. However, your employees may become victims indirectly...

How to Create a Localization Department in a Gaming Company

Denis Khamin

24 March 2020

If localization is a pain in the neck, you're not sure who you can ask to "just do the **** translation," deadlines are always missed, and quality is a lost cause, this article is for you. If you've read books on HR, chances are they've recommended...

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