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Top tips for hiring the best l10n candidates

In the last four years the length of time taken by companies to complete an interview process has skyrocketed by more than 75%. According to a new report published by Glassdoor Economic Research, the average interview process now takes 23 days, up from 13 days in 2010 – a global trend that is the norm […]

Career paths and roles in the localization industry

In general roles in the industry fall into the following categories: Linguistic Interpreters, translators, editors, language coordinators or reviewers, proofreaders.   Technical QA, internationalisation engineers, Loc engineers, solutions architects, technical managers. Business roles Executive C-Level positions CSO, CEO, COO, CTO, CIO etc. Operations manager/production manager or Group Manager. This can be the same position with […]

How translators can increase cooperation with LSPs

L10n People were delighted to speak to a group of aspiring localisation professionals at the 13th Localisation Research Centre (LRC) Localisation Summer School in University of Limerick on Wednesday, May 20. This three-day event featured a hands-on workshop focusing on solving common localisation issues, a seminar on quality in localization and a talk from L10n People on the various career […]

What makes a great translator’s CV?

L10n People were delighted to speak to a group of aspiring localisation professionals at the 13th Localisation Research Centre (LRC) Localisation Summer School in University of Limerick on Wednesday, May 20. This three-day event featured a hands-on workshop focusing on solving common localisation issues, a seminar on quality in localization and a talk from L10n People on the various career […]

How freelance translators can collaborate with clients and LSPs

L10n People were delighted to speak to a group of aspiring localisation professionals at the 13th Localisation Research Centre (LRC) Localisation Summer School in University of Limerick on Wednesday, May 20. This three-day event featured a hands-on workshop focusing on solving common localisation issues, a seminar on quality in localization and a talk from L10n People on the various […]