5 reasons why languages are good for your CV

The world of work has become more than just a means of financial stability. People are driven by a desire…

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The History of Translation – Where Did It All Begin?

Translation is a hugely important aspect of modern day society. Translation has been apparent since the earliest days of human…

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Bright Beginnings at thebigword: Marketing

This last month I’ve come a long way from the flushed cheeks and sweaty palms of my first day. The…

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Halloween Traditions Around The World

From ghosts and ghouls to trick-or-treating, Halloween is a traditional, annual celebration on the 31st October. Halloween is celebrated on…

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5 Reasons to Localise Your Website

From buying the latest gadget to searching for your favourite store cupboard ingredients, in a digital world we have such…

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Is AI a threat to the human race?

As technological developments move so quickly, it has become the societal norm that the digital world is fast evolving. For…

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Is Technology Killing the Language Industry?

Technology is an essential part of our society that we could not live without. Innovation over the last 10 years…

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The Importance of a Glossary

Why is having a glossary important? A glossary documents the key words and phrases which are regularly contained in your…

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70 Years Of The NHS

This year the UK celebrates a milestone of 70 years of the UK National Health Service (NHS). Providing reassurance, guidance…

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More Than Just A Marketer

Being a global company with over 600 exceptional employees, we are a hot bed for interesting talents and creativity, from…

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Montenegrin as an emerging language

As of late 2017, Montenegrin was officially declared an ‘ISO’ language code, with the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) recognising…

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Developments In British Sign Language

Most people tend to think of British Sign Language (BSL) as a one size fits all kind of thing, but…

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Bright beginnings at thebigword: Apprenticeships

My one year anniversary is fast approaching, celebrating a year of successful projects, quick-learning and vast marketing and design experience…

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Why I’m jumping out of a plane…

Why I’m jumping out of a plane…   As a Director of thebigword Group of companies over the last 37…

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the big pride

One of the UK’s longest running events and one of Leeds most prominent events is hitting Leeds this weekend and…

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The Ever Increasing Challenge of Security and Compliance

Today, it is regarded as not just important, but absolutely vital. It can also be a key asset – and…

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How to get Sociable on a Global Scale – Top tips for Localising your Social Posts

Social media – You can’t escape it- probably ever – until technology produces instant communication via telepathy. So, if you’re…

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Linguists and machines working in harmony

By Joshua Gould, Chief Commercial Officer How technology is learning to recognise sense from nonsense,happiness from anger and European Directives…

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WordSynk App on an iPhoneX

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Our latest powerful mobile application which puts instant access to interpreters in the palm of your hand.

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