thebigword Group wins at The European CEO Awards

Joshua Gould, Chief Executive Officer of Global language company thebigword Group, has been awarded ‘CEO of The Year in the Language Service Industry’ at the 2022 awards. The European CEO Awards aims bring together companies pushing the envelope in business, and the executives that make this progress possible. The awards, hosted by European CEO Magazine,…

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Language and Healthcare: how does it link?

The healthcare sector is a large, complex part of the economy. With constant innovations and technology developments such as Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality and Robotics, the healthcare industry is consistently undergoing rapid transformations, as well as in conjunction with new healthcare acts and reforms. Communication barriers are highly prominent throughout the world, including in the…

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thebigword Group featured in Kartesia’s Sustainability Report for 2022

In accordance with its corporate responsibility objectives, European finance specalist Kartesia has implemented an active engagement policy, aimed at improving the ESG performance of invested companies. As one of the invested companies, thebigword Group’s CEO, Joshua Gould spoke about environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) in an interview with Kartesia. You can read the interview…

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thebigword awarded new contract with the North East Police under DPS framework

Global language technology company thebigword has been awarded a new contract with the North East Police under the Police’s DPS Language Services framework. The North East Police, consisting of Northumbria, Durham and Cleveland Police forces, previously worked with thebigword on the CCS framework. thebigword was successfully awarded the new contract following a rebid. Clare Riches,…

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thebigword awarded renewal of telephone interpreting contract with Yorkshire Water

Yorkshire Water have renewed their telephone interpreting contract with global language technology company, thebigword Group. Yorkshire Water is one of the largest regulated water and wastewater companies in the UK, relied on by people within the Yorkshire County for their basic health needs and lifestyles. This contract renewal will allow Yorkshire Water to continue to utilise thebigword’s telephone interpreting…

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thebigword launches new WordSynk TI platform available for interpreters

Global language technology company thebigword, has launched an exciting new Telephone Interpreting platform for interpreters, available in both desktop and mobile applications. This new way of accepting and servicing Telephone Interpreting calls will allow interpreters to support thebigword clients and the limited English-speaking community. thebigword have worked closely with telephone interpreters working with WordSynk TI…

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thebigword secures new contract with the Department for Transport

Global Language Technology company thebigword has secured a new contract with the UK Government’s Department for Transport. The Department for Transport is the government department responsible for the English transport network, as well as limited transport matters in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The Department details with the likes of rail, road, aviation and maritime…

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Communication is more than just words: British Sign Language

When words fall short: British Sign Language Sign language is a way of communicating using hand gestures and movements, body language and facial expressions instead of spoken words, used mainly by people who are Deaf or have hearing impairments. Used by around 151,000 people in the UK, British Sign Language (BSL) is referred to as…

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thebigword partners with Cintra to provide language support to the Midlands Police

Global language technology company thebigword Group has partnered with fellow language services group Cintra, to provide language support to the Midlands Police. As part of the latest DPS Police Framework, thebigword will supply translation services as well as their state-of-the-art telephone interpreting service to 9 Police Forces as part of the Midlands Police contract. These…

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