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Episode 78: Selling AI Before It Really Exists

Episode 78: Selling AI Before It Really Exists

April 24, 2019

In this episode of Globally Speaking, we talk about how we’re still in the hype curve of AI, what AI has to do with PowerPoint, the concept of selling an idea before the product is ready—and a little about manscaping, too.

Episode 77: Maximizing the Impact of Localized Content

Episode 77: Maximizing the Impact of Localized Content

April 10, 2019

In this episode of Globally Speaking, we invited Daniel Sullivan of Tableau back to the podcast to talk about the components of a mature localization environment, how the buyer journey affects localization, how search behavior influences content choices and why KPIs don’t always determine quality.

Episode 76: How Following the Herd Impacts Localization

Episode 76: How Following the Herd Impacts Localization

March 27, 2019

In this episode of Globally Speaking, we talk about social conformity, or following the herd, and how ‘the way things have always been done’ needs a shake up every now and then, including in localization processes.

Episode 75: What’s the Latest with Neural MT?

Episode 75: What’s the Latest with Neural MT?

March 12, 2019

In this episode of Globally Speaking, we talk with John Tinsley, CEO and co-founder of Iconic Translation Machines, about the current status of neural machine translation (NMT) and why it’s the right time to get on board.

Podcast 74: Tell me about Internationalization

Podcast 74: Tell me about Internationalization

February 27, 2019

In this episode of Globally Speaking, we talk with Adam Asnes, CEO of Lingoport, about what makes a global enterprise consider internationalization (i18n), how it differs from localization and why it should occur upstream.

Podcast 73: Lobbying for Language in the Halls of Power

Podcast 73: Lobbying for Language in the Halls of Power

February 13, 2019

In this episode of Globally Speaking, we talk with Bill Rivers, self-titled American language lobbyist, about his efforts to champion aspects of language in the United States--like education, translation, and interpretation--to the highest levels of government.

Podcast 72: What Does Blockchain Have to Do with Localization?

Podcast 72: What Does Blockchain Have to Do with Localization?

January 30, 2019

In this episode of Globally Speaking, we talk with Robert Etches and Michael Casey about blockchain. They cover, in layman’s terms, what it is and how it applies to the localization industry. Tune in to hear more about this hot topic!

Episode 71: Educating Localizers of the Future

Episode 71: Educating Localizers of the Future

January 16, 2019

In this episode of Globally Speaking, Max Troyer talks about his work as a professor at the Monterey Institute of International Studies (MIIS). Their curriculum, including technology, language, and business management courses, trains students for exciting careers in the ever-expanding localization industry.

Tune in to hear his expertise!

Podcast 70: Wrangling Your Global Content

Podcast 70: Wrangling Your Global Content

January 2, 2019

In this episode of Globally Speaking, Scott Abel, AKA the Content Wrangler, talks about how content is the lifeblood of an organization. In fact, it’s a strategic advantage and an asset—but many organizations don’t treat it this way. Scott explains that businesses need to think differently about how they create, manage, translate and deliver content to make it more useful and meaningful for consumers. Tune in to hear his expertise!

Podcast: 069 Predictions for 2019

Podcast: 069 Predictions for 2019

December 12, 2018

In this episode of Globally Speaking, Michael and Renato talk about the trends they think we’ll see in 2019 in the localization industry, including blockchain, AI and the talent shortage. Tune in to hear their predictions!