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  Lauren Van Mullem

Tips for overseas growth and operations

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Operating a company at home is a whole different ball game than operating and growing one overseas. In fact, they might even be different sports. Your home game is strengthened by your knowledge of the playing field—you understand what people …

  Megan Waters

Hall of fame: Michael

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In our new blog series, we aim to recognize all Gengo translators who reach specific milestones in their work.

A translator in three language pairs (Japanese to English, German to English, and French to English), Michael is one of our …

  Lauren Van Mullem

Lean growth in the international marketplace

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Lean is smart. It’s minimal. It’s efficient and less expensive. And it is the way many companies are starting and growing these days. Even if your company is already well-established, the lean approach may be precisely what you need to …

  Spencer Huddleston

New! Translate from Dutch to English

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Gengo customers can now order translation in our newest language pair, Dutch to English, both online and through our API. We also offer translation from English to Dutch, as well as many other languages—see the full list here.…

  Lauren Van Mullem

How to create a winning global marketing & sales strategy

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We know the dream of going global is in the heart of every entrepreneur, but you know what they say: if it was easy, everyone would do it. The next section of our Going Global series will help you create …

  Megan Waters

Know your lemons

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In 2010, almost 1.5 million people worldwide were diagnosed with breast cancer. Furthermore, around one in eight women in the U.S. will develop breast cancer sometime in their life. And men aren’t safe from the disease either—about 2,350 new cases …

  Megan Waters

Faces of Gengo: Nozomi

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As Gengo’s Director of Marketing Communications, Nozomi’s role centers around defining and managing the company’s brand image as well as raising awareness for Gengo. To achieve this, she focuses on numerous outbound and inbound marketing activities, sales communications for our …

  Lauren Van Mullem

Checklist: Will your local product fit global markets?

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The dream of going global is somewhere in the heart of every entrepreneur and CEO. Your business revolves around solving problems, and problems tend to be universal. But, the messaging around these solutions is anything but universal, and that is …

  Andrew Weston

The evolution of languages

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This is a guest post written by a Gengo translator.

All living languages are constantly changing, and lexical borrowing—the transferral of words from one language into another—is a major area where this evolution is taking place. Globalization has opened new …

  David Gilbert

Faster credit card payments

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At Gengo, our goal has always been to provide hassle-free human translation, accessible to all. We’ve just introduced a streamlined payment process that provides direct credit card payments in addition to PayPal.

Payments for orders or credit top-ups can now …

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