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How does she do it all? Being a Superwoman in the tech industry

HOW DOES SHE DO IT ALL? BEING A SUPERWOMAN IN THE TECH INDUSTRY Join the Board of Women in Localization for this exciting panel. Come, listen and interact with our incredible women panelists stemming from different cultures, backgrounds, job levels, family settings and see how they manage it all! It will surprise you! According to …
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Post-panel interview with Teresa Marshall

Post-panel interview with Teresa Marshall, Localization Director at Salesforce, Women in Localization Board Member Has your experience in working both on the vendor and customer side helped you to be more understanding or has it made you actually more demanding in your current role?. Is it an advantage for womento start their careers at an …
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Post-panel interview with Lupe Gervás

Post-panel interview with Lupe Gervás, Language Team Manager – Localization, Netflix How would you describe your journey from journalism to localization? Can you still express and follow your journalistic passion in your current role? I started my career as a journalist working for a newspaper and TV. I really enjoyed managing the production of the …
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“Tools and Technologies: TMS and CMS

July 1st 2015, our panel of experts will offer their views, perspectives, insights and first-hand experience of TMS and CMS, sponsored by Lionbridge. Whether you currently use one (or more), are considering investing or just want to network, we hope you can join us! Networking starts at 6.30pm and the event runs from 7-9pm at …
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Post-panel interview with Mimi Hills

Post-panel interview with Mimi Hills, Software Localization Director @ VMWare When and how did you start being involved in localization and internationalization initiatives? Was it your planned career move or did it happen naturally? I would say that my career evolved towards localization. This evolution was triggered at Sun Microsystems when I worked on internationalization …
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Post-panel interview with Anna Schlegel

Post-panel interview with Anna Schlegel, Globalization DIRECTOR @NetApp , Women in Localization Co-Founder, and Executive Board Member. Hi Anna, most of your studies were related to language and linguistics field. However, when we leave academia and enter the business world, we frequently discover that there are many other skills and competences necessary to succeed. Tell us …
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Mentoring Matters!

Women in Localization Launches Much-Anticipated Industry Mentoring PROGRAM San Francisco, CA – April 29, 2015 – Women in Localization (W.L.) announced today the launch of “Mentoring Matters” program on May 14 @NetApp’s HQ in Sunnyvale, Calif. The event will feature an introduction to the program, best practices for mentoring and being mentored and a hands-on role play. Members …
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WOMEN IN LOCALIZATION LAUNCHES THE JAPAN CHAPTER

Women in Localization, the leading professional organization for women in the localization industry, is pleased to announce the launch of the Women in Localization Japan chapter (WL JP). The history of localization business in Japan started in mid 1980s, when Microsoft and other major software companies established their Japanese offices in Tokyo. This provided a wonderful opportunity …
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Want to move forward in your Localisation career?

Women in Localization UK (WL UK) is holding its first event since we launched our chapter in December 2014! Join us on a panel discussion about Moving forward in your localisation career sponsored by Larsen Globalization and TripAdvisor. Where: University of Westminster, London When: 5 March 2015 (Networking starts at 6.30pm and the event runs from 7-9pm. Refreshments will …
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A Look Inside Enterprise Globalization!

  There are many models for achieving enterprise globalization. This event will feature panelists from NetApp, Salesforce, VMWare, and Netflix as we explore team organizational structures, pros and cons for different program models, and career potential for people new to the industry. For more details about this event and to RSVP, by March 10th, Please look Here. …
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