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The Gender of Language: How Does ‘Gender Neutral’ Work in Different Languages?

The modern digital age has brought many new challenges, but it has also increased the speed and breadth of cultural change on a global scale like never before. While cultural and linguistic patterns are constantly evolving, the kind of monumental shift such as the complete gender neutralization of language would conceivably take hundreds (if [...]

2021-01-14T15:36:47+00:00January 14, 2021|Blog|

The Language of the Holidays: How Different Cultures Celebrate

December has arrived. While this year's festive season may look and feel very different as we continue to make our way through the COVID-19 pandemic, that doesn’t mean the spirit of togetherness and celebration must diminish. “Different” doesn’t automatically mean “worse”. As the global language industry certainly appreciates, the world is full of richly [...]

2020-12-23T20:21:18+00:00December 23, 2020|Blog|

Medical Translations: Why Language Services Will Be Vital to the Success of Any COVID-19 Vaccine

As 2020 has so effectively illustrated, a pandemic, ruthless and indiscriminate by nature, is capable of wreaking havoc across an entire globe. Multilingual communication has proven crucial in helping to prevent and counter widespread misinformation surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. By keeping every citizen properly informed through clear communication in their mother tongue, we can alleviate [...]

2020-12-15T16:21:47+00:00December 15, 2020|Blog|

5 Top Tips for Successful Website Localization

In today’s globalized world, it’s more important than ever for businesses to provide properly localized online content for consumers, no matter their location. International marketing is a key step for continuing business growth and for increasing stability. This is especially relevant  for those businesses hoping to effectively compete in a post-pandemic economy.  Yet too [...]

2020-11-12T22:33:35+00:00November 12, 2020|Blog|

PGLS – Every Word Matters

Based in the greater Washington, D.C. area with team members across the world, Piedmont Global Language Solutions (PGLS) is backed by over 70 years of combined experience in the language services industry.  We provide top notch services to numerous companies and government agencies.  Our tested processes and resources allow us to offer outstanding solutions in the areas of Translation, Interpretation, Transcription, Training, Cultural Sensitivity Training, Language Instruction, Localization and more. Our network of language professionals specializes in more than 200 languages and regional dialects.

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