Leadership coaching provider DierkeHouben is now offering a 3-months program for next-generation C-level leaders. The program includes a 2-day intake session in Switzerland, a 5-day explorative leadership learning in Kenya, as well as 3 months of one-on-one coaching. Applications are now open and the early-bird discount applies until July 1st, 2019.

The business and translation management system Plunet BusinessManager is now available in version 7.4. A major change in Plunet 7.4 is the new workflow view, which offers users a simpler way of working with automated processes. Workflow templates can now be created and modified more easily than before.

BitcoinPlay has developed the infographic "What the Crypto!?" illustrating the history and impact of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. The infographic provides an insight into the 25 most prominent cryptocurrencies, their story, and market impact. 

Market research firm Common Sense Advisory has published the report "Four Futures for Global Intelligent Content." It analyzes four content trends that promise to add value to the masses of information generated every second: how semantically enriched content is adding knowledge to content; why machine-generated material is exploding content volumes and changing the nature of text; how conversational interactions are transforming content requirements and building demand for new ways to record information about users and their relationship to content; and why the rise of speech-enabled and headless devices will require content intelligence. The report also offers recommendations for how to prepare for the rise of intelligent content.

Each touchpoint with customers can build or break the brand experience. And content is at the center of the customer journey. SDL’s recently published white paper "The 6 Dimensions of Customer Journey Continuity" explores the vital role of content in each of the six dimensions of the customer experience: your market presence, organizational structure, product release cycles, content governance, process automation, and customer relevance. The white paper can be downloaded free of charge.

 

Lingoport, Inc., a provider of software internationalization tools and services, has published the “i18n Quick Planning Guide” to help companies understand the process of preparing software to support local languages and cultural settings. The guide can be downloaded for free upon entering your details on the Lingoport website.

Evernex, a third-party maintenance provider for datacenter hardware and IT equipment has acquired A Systems, a third-party maintenance services provider in Brazil. Evernex operates through subsidiaries in Brazil, Mexico and Chile. A Systems was founded in 1996 and is today a market leader in the Brazilian third-party maintenance services market. 

June 2019

The future of self-service is customer-led automation

In order to cope with the avalanche of digital information and activities, customers – as well as organizations – will increasingly turn to automation moving forward, according to Gartner, Inc.read more...
May 2019

Global translation and interpreting market to reach US$49.60 billion in 2019

The global market for outsourced language services and technology will reach US$49.60 billion in 2019, according to a primary quantitative study by independent market research firm CSA Research. read more...
April 2019

AI to take over eighty percent of project management tasks by 2030

By 2030, 80 percent of the work of today’s project management (PM) discipline will be eliminated as Artificial Intelligence (AI) takes on traditional PM functions such as data collection, tracking and reporting, according to Gartner, Inc.read more...
March 2019

SDL calls on brands to rethink global content strategies

Language service and technology provider SDL is calling on brands to rethink current content strategies, and prepare for a digital future where content supply chains are autonomous, machine-first and human optimized, for greater impact with worldwide audiences, across any language and device. read more...
February 2019

CSA Research launches survey on the global language market

The market for outsourced language services and supporting technology grew 7.99% to US$46.52 billion from 2017 to 2018, according to independent market research firm CSA Research.read more...
February 2019

Content supply chain challenges obstruct customer continuity

Results of a Forrester Consulting study highlight that only a third of companies (30%) believe their customer’s journey is completely continuous, and the critical role of content in delivering continuous digital experiences. read more...
February 2019

The most multilingual brands across 37 industries

How many languages do leading global brands speak online? For the past 11 years, independent market research firm Common Sense Advisory (CSA Research) has studied the world’s most prominent websites to identify the multilingual leaders of the global web. read more...