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Globally Speaking is a podcast by and for localization professionals. We know what it’s like to be in your shoes, and to face the constant challenges that come with marketing in dozens of different languages and regions. In our podcast you’ll get insights on how global companies can achieve their goals in international markets.

Globally Speaking is a podcast by and for localization professionals. We know what it’s like to be in your shoes, and to face the constant challenges that come with marketing in dozens of different languages and regions. In our podcast you’ll get insights on how global companies can achieve their goals in international markets.

Location:

United States

Description:

Globally Speaking is a podcast by and for localization professionals. We know what it’s like to be in your shoes, and to face the constant challenges that come with marketing in dozens of different languages and regions. In our podcast you’ll get insights on how global companies can achieve their goals in international markets.

Language:

English

Contact:

+42054555222


Episodes

Opening China to the Global Market

1/27/2021
In this episode of Globally Speaking Radio, we talk to Arnold Ma, founder and CEO of Qumin, a digital creative agency based in London and Shanghai that focuses on helping western brands understand and expand into the Chinese marketplace. He explains what companies have to do to make an impact in China, why the Chinese consumer is unique and how to be successful in this growing market. Tune in to hear all this and more!

Duration:01:02:57

Tinder Takes Dating Worldwide

1/13/2021
In this episode of Globally Speaking Radio, we talk to Andy Andersen, who is a leader in international growth at Tinder, the world’s largest online dating platform. Andy explains the mindset needed for global growth and gives us his tips on what makes Tinder successful at moving into new markets. He also shares interesting insights into how online dating is changing cultures worldwide. Tune in to hear all this and more.

Duration:00:58:07

Choosing and Implementing a Translation Management System (TMS) at Slack

12/16/2020
In this episode of Globally Speaking Radio, we talk to Mike Harris, Senior Business Systems Developer for Localization at Slack. He recently guided the company through their migration to a new translation management system (TMS) and shares with us what features and functions Slack considered, their migration process and the subsequent benefits to the business. Tune in to hear all this and more.

Duration:00:48:47

Applying Google’s E-A-T Guidelines to Your SEO Program

12/2/2020
In this episode of Globally Speaking Radio, we talk to Lily Ray, the SEO Director at award-winning digital agency [Path Interactive](https://www.pathinteractive.com/). Lily shares her expertise on why Google prioritizes expertise, authoritativeness and trustworthiness (E-A-T) when ranking web pages in their search results. She explains what E-A-T is and how search engine optimisation (SEO) is evolving. Tune in to hear all this and more.

Duration:00:42:42

The Importance of Terminology Work in Machine Translation and Search Engine Optimization

11/18/2020
In this episode of the Globally Speaking podcast, we talk to Klaus Fleischmann, a leading terminology expert, the CEO of eurocom Translation Services and founder and CEO of Kaleidoscope. For 25 years, Klaus has been in the translation, localization and terminology industry and in this episode, he gives great insights into how to effectively use terminology in artificial intelligence (AI), machine translation (MT) and search engine optimization (SEO) strategies. Tune in to hear all this and...

Duration:01:03:05

Employee Profiling for a Better World

11/4/2020
In this episode, we talk to Vanessa Darling, Localization Program Manager at The Predictive Index (PI), a Boston-based provider of talent optimization services. Vanessa plays an integral role in adapting PI’s innovative personality assessments and software products for markets around the world. Tune in to hear Vanessa explain what talent optimization is, how it differs around the world and how better work can make a better world.

Duration:00:30:52

How Video Localization Is All Wrong (and How to Fix It)

10/22/2020
In this episode, we talk to Andre Hemker, the new CEO of translation technology company [Wordbee](https://www.wordbee.com/). Andre is also the founder and CEO of the German-based language service provider Wordcraft. Tune in to hear Andre share his forward-thinking thoughts on video localization, the future of translation technology and more.

Duration:00:48:01

A CIO on Digital Transformation and Cultural Change

10/7/2020
In this episode we talk to Jim DuBois, former CIO of Microsoft, published author and advisor to Fortune 500 companies and startups. Jim spent 25 years at Microsoft and played an integral role in driving digital transformation at the company. Tune in to hear Jim share some interesting stories about his time at Microsoft, the steps to enterprise digital transformation and the important role that corporate culture plays in growing a business.

Duration:00:51:08

The Elements of a Strategic Localization Program

9/23/2020
Alex Pereverzevs, Product Lead at [Lokalise](https://lokalise.com/) and tech enthusiast, sits down with us to talk localization tech. Alex explains some of the technology strategies international companies employ to boost brand exposure and why thinking about localization sooner is better. He also shares his insight on the current and future possibilities of intuitive translation management systems. Listen to the full episode now.

Pinterest Has Localization Pinned Down

9/9/2020
In this episode, we talk to the head of the localization program at Pinterest, Francesca Di Marco. A 15-year veteran of the industry, Francesca shares how she built Pinterest’s localization program from scratch and how her localization team has continuously refined processes to combine translation, transcreation and in-market copywriting to achieve an optimum blend of global messaging and local relevance. Tune in to hear all this and more.

Duration:00:56:36

Localization Technology Trends and Predictions

8/26/2020
In this episode of Globally Speaking, we sit down with Global Solutions Architect Manager for [XTM International](https://xtm.cloud/) Alex Zekakis. Alex shares his experiences from an 11-year career in localization and how his IT background bolstered his current success in the industry. He evaluates the rise of automated translation and its effect on the roles of language experts. Tune in to hear all this and more.

Duration:00:39:37

Balancing Local and Global Internal Communications

8/12/2020
Internal localization consultant Ray Walsh joins us on the 101st episode of Globally Speaking. Ray shares his knowledge from a 20-year career in internal communication. With him we explore the intricacies of corporate relationships on a global scale. He also touches on key strategies from his acclaimed book *Localizing Employee Communication: The Handbook.* Tune in now for all this and more!

Duration:00:33:12

Teaching, Learning and Growing in Localization Featuring Priscila Mello

7/29/2020
In this episode of Globally Speaking, we sit down with localization analyst Priscila Mello who highlights the value of translation when operating on a global scale. She also touches on the importance of understanding language intricacies when creating open, effective lines of communication with international clients. And lastly, she discusses her career path as a lifelong language teacher and student. Listen in for all of this and more!

Duration:00:41:10

A Comprehensive Approach to Culturalization with Chui Chui Tan of Beyo Global

7/15/2020
In episode 99 of Globally Speaking, Matthew Cottingham, Global Program Director, sits down with Chui Chui Tan, Founder and Director of Beyo Global. We take a deep dive into culturalization and its role in developing global business strategies. Chui Chui illustrates the value of understanding more than just an audience’s language or content needs to provide local users with the best possible customer experiences. Click Play below to listen to the episode!

Duration:00:56:36

How Translators without Borders Is Fighting COVID-19

7/1/2020
We speak to Stella Paris, Head of Language Services at Translators without Borders, in this episode of Globally Speaking. She offers a detailed account of the 'infodemic' that has sprung out of the COVID-19 crisis. She also talks about various projects that Translators without Borders is driving to translate and disseminate critical information worldwide. Click Play below to learn more!

Duration:00:57:48

Localization in the Evolving Entertainment Industry

2/12/2020
In this episode of Globally Speaking, we chat with Chris Carey, Chief Revenue Officer of [Iyuno Media Group](https://www.iyunomg.com/), about the evolving media and entertainment industry model and how the advent of streaming services has not only expanded the market, but required multimedia localization to evolve. We also discuss how to set up media localization teams for maximum efficiency, how technology can combat the scarcity of linguistic resources and how we all need to evangelize...

Duration:00:24:08

Building Distributed Teams for Startups

1/29/2020
In this episode of Globally Speaking, we chat with Peter Wang, Founder and CEO of 57Blocks, about his experience as a serial entrepreneur creating startups whose workforce is a distributed team model. He explains best practices for sourcing and managing distributed teams, how to earn their trust and what the hot new markets for talent will be. Plus, he reveals some of his own lessons learned about building products differently for new markets and adapting to the current self-serve software...

Duration:00:18:36

From Startup to Localization Powerhouse

12/18/2019
In this episode of Globally Speaking recorded live at LocWorld in San Jose, we chat with Patrick McLoughlin, Manager of Localization at Eventbrite, about his localization experience in both a large, global corporation and a growing startup. He talks about how he created order out of a chaotic loc program and how he grew his team using internal resources. Plus, learn how Patrick is getting loc buy-in from other departments such as content and product development and connecting the loc...

Duration:00:17:52

Technology and Globalization at The Gap

12/4/2019
In this episode of Globally Speaking, we invited Dede Szykier, IT Program Manager at Gap, Inc., to discuss how language issues are only one part of global retail, how important global inventory teams are to global retail and how none of it is possible without (loads of) technology. You can also hear about how Gap is a ‘sizing democracy’ and what sizing has to do with localization.

Duration:00:17:01

The Importance of Geoculture in Localization

11/20/2019
In this episode of Globally Speaking, we invite Bobb Drake, Director of Geocultural Research at Nimdzi Insights, to discuss how computers spot (or miss) offensive language, why humans will always need to be involved and how our world view changes the way we process communication. Also, did you know that only 7% of communication is verbal?

Duration:00:18:09