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Global Lingo rated Top Performer in the Language Services Industry

By Annie Hayes

The Association of Translation Companies, in their 2016 research report, rated Global Lingo Ltd as a ‘Top Performer among medium-sized companies in the language services industry.’ We keep on growing With medium sized companies expected to grow by 11% on …

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Global Lingo rated Top Performer in the Language Services Industry

We feature in the Hot List of Learning and Development superstars

By Annie Hayes

Three years ago, Global Lingo set out to establish itself as an industry leader in supporting learning companies and their multinational customers with the localisation of complex, highly visual, and interactive training modules into a multitude of languages. Today, Global …

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We feature in the Hot List of Learning and Development superstars

Banish office gossip and protect your reputation

By Annie Hayes

When we leave school, we set off into the big wide world believing that we have left the playground politics behind but for most, the sad truth is that it follows us to work; this can feel particularly real when …

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Banish office gossip and protect your reputation

Take the heat out of ‘dress down’ codes

By Annie Hayes

Employees in the UK are more used to wearing extra layers than taking them off, so the recent heatwave in which temperatures have been hotter than Istanbul, Los Angeles and the Bahamas has put the rules of office attire into …

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Take the heat out of ‘dress down’ codes

Does it pay to brag at work?

By Annie Hayes

Bragging is obnoxious. Yet if we don’t self-promote at work there is a danger that the boss only hears those that shout the loudest and that might mean that your accomplishments are left unnoticed and unrewarded, whilst you are busy …

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Does it pay to brag at work?

What’s the lowest salary you’ll take?

By Annie Hayes

We all have different motivations for going to work but for the majority, it’s the usual reason, ‘to pay the bills’, so when the recruiter asks you what the lowest salary is that you’ll accept you may be forgiven for …

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What’s the lowest salary you’ll take?

Help, I fancy my boss

By Annie Hayes

The attraction may have taken you by surprise, you might be delighted, or it may have slowly crept up on you seeping into your bones and grabbing hold of your emotions when you least expected it; friend or foe, the …

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Help, I fancy my boss

It’s ok to not be entirely focused on your career or your family

By Annie Hayes

Faking it – isn’t that what we are all doing if we’re honest with ourselves? The band of weary working parents out there should wise up to this one truth, you’re winging it but I don’t mean just about making …

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It’s ok to not be entirely focused on your career or your family

What are you not good at? How to confess to your flaws

By Annie Hayes

I’m not good at feigning interest at something that clearly bores me; I’m not the best when it comes to working out the percentage discount on a sales item and I’m quite poor at saying ‘no’; yet somehow to confess …

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What are you not good at? How to confess to your flaws

What not to wear at work

By Annie Hayes

Religious clothing is no longer acceptable at work and you’d pretty much be resigning yourself to being issued with a P45 if you continuously choose to pitch up at work in a skirt that barely covers your thighs and an …

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What not to wear at work

A few of our clients

  • Gaxprom
  • Financial Times
  • AngloGold Ashanti
  • UICC
  • Ogilvy
  • BNP Paribas
  • Mishcon de Reya
  • Standard Charter Bank
  • Prime Oncology
  • Milbank
  • Kineo
  • Kadence
  • INSEAD
  • Inbox Insight
  • ICON
  • HSBC
  • Honda
  • INSEAD

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