28.09.21 Localisation, translation and transcreation: what is the difference?
Localisation, translation and transcreation are the terms used to refer to three different translation services, but how do they differ? The most well-known of these terms is
[…] Read more 20.09.21 How much does a translation cost?
The cost of a translation is an issue that a professional agency like ours has to deal with dozens of times every day. It is often difficult to
[…] Read more 31.08.21 Certified and sworn translations: the differences
Certified and sworn translations are two of the options available to those who need to certify the validity of the translation of their document, but what are
[…] Read more 24.08.21 Conference interpreting: why confidentiality is key
Conference interpreting is the service required when you need to provide spoken translation between one language and another during an event. This type of interpreting is suitable
[…] Read more 04.08.21 Why become a Benefit Corporation?
“Why bother becoming a Benefit Corporation?” is the question that many companies ask themselves once they realize how demanding the certification process can be. Becoming a
[…] Read more 26.07.21 Language localization: What’s it all about?
“What’s language localization all about?” is what many people ask themselves the first time they come across the term. In very simple terms, language localization is
[…] Read more 22.07.21 Integrated Report: What is it and why translate it?
An Integrated Report is a form of non-financial reporting that plays an important role for any company. Let’s look at why it’s a good idea to
[…] Read more 06.07.21 Half-year report: requirements for a good translation
Half-year reports are just one of the many types of financial documents that we translate here at Way2Global. Take a look at what it takes to
[…] Read more 29.06.21 What makes a good subtitle?
Producing subtitles isn’t like regular translation – in fact, it’s a whole different story. Let’s take a look at what makes a good subtitle. There are
[…] Read more 22.06.21 Patents: What are they and what translation challenges do they entail?
According to the definition provided by the Italian Patent and Trademark Office (UIBM), a patent is an exclusive, state-guaranteed right by which a temporary monopoly is granted for a
[…] Read more 10.06.21 Online conference interpreting: preparation
Online conference interpreting is a highly complex task that requires extensive preparation – something that many of those who benefit from this service are unaware of. As
[…] Read more 04.06.21 Professional dubbing or voiceover?
Many of those not familiar with professional dubbing and voiceover think these terms are just two ways of saying the same thing. And while that’s not strictly true, there is
[…] Read more 27.05.21 How to become a Benefit Corporation
When it comes to Benefit Corporations, one of the questions we’re always getting asked is simply: How do you become one? Benefit Corporations represent a new business
[…] Read more 25.05.21 Bringing people closer together through telephone interpreting
Telephone interpreting might have been created in response to an emergency situation, but it has quickly become a highly specialized language service in its own right. It
[…] Read more 21.05.21 What are the most widely spoken languages in the world?
by Silvia Giancola When you think about the most widely spoken languages in the world, English is usually the first one that springs to mind. However,
[…] Read more 19.05.21 The secrets to subtitling success
Subtitling is a whole other world compared to standard translation – and there are set rules that need to be followed to ensure success. But before we
[…] Read more 23.04.21 30,000 words a day keeps a missed deadline away!
INTRODUCTION: An Italian multinational listed on the stock exchange — the global leader in producing closures for drink, food and pharmaceutical containers — came to us for urgent translation of
[…] Read more 23.04.21 Translations for cosmetics: 23 linguistic nuances for your makeup
INTRODUCTION: A prestigious company Made in Italy, which has been working in the decorative cosmetics field for over 20 years, entrusted us with the multilingual translation of various
[…] Read more 23.04.21 Book translation: knowledge in the palm of your hand
Print, digital, new or used, books have always been – and continue to be – synonymous with knowledge. The sort of knowledge we can get from a book
[…] Read more 12.04.21 Translators and interpreters: the same but different?
by Francesca Calabrò Elena Ferrante’s American translator, TV interpreters on Oscar night, EU translators… In today’s globalized multicultural world, we regularly hear the terms “translator” and
[…] Read more 07.04.21 Translation for telemedicine
It’s been 50 years since the term “telemedicine” first appeared in the media, but only in the last couple of years has it truly entered the
[…] Read more 31.03.21 The differences between dubbing and voiceover
Dubbing and voiceover are multimedia language services that use translation to make audiovisual content easier for the audience to understand. However, dubbing and voiceover are very
[…] Read more 25.03.21 AI and neural networks for digital female translators
by Silvia Giancola As part of my continued commitment to professional development, I recently attended a webinar entitled “Demystifying AI and NMT for Language Professionals”,
[…] Read more 23.03.21 How to localize a website
Everyone knows that a website is an absolute must for any company that wants to compete in today’s market. Now more than ever, with people all over the world stuck
[…] Read more 16.03.21 Medical devices: what are they and where does translation come in?
They’ve become a more integral part of our lives than ever before. We wear them every day, they’re spoken about on television all the time and
[…] Read more 11.03.21 Google Translate or a translation agency?
Launched for the first time in 2006, Google Translate is now used by over 500 million people all over the world. This automatic translation program is
[…] Read more 10.03.21 Bilingual patient information leaflets: How translation can protect the right to health
The right to health is a fundamental right recognized in a wide array of official documents, ranging from the Italian Constitution to the Universal Declaration of
[…] Read more 04.03.21 ELIA Together 2021: We’re All in This Together!
by Silvia Giancola The 2021 ELIA Together conference has just wrapped up – and I’ve spent the past few days bringing together all the various
[…] Read more 02.03.21 Sustainable finance, the challenge of building a better future and where translation comes in
by Silvia Giancola The pandemic has introduced us all to the concept of the “new normal” – a different, evolved status quo that reflects our
[…] Read more 23.02.21 Clinical trials and translation: giving a voice to scientific progress
by Silvia Giancola These days we are hearing about vaccines on a daily basis, so it is worth devoting a few words to clinical trials. Clinical trials
[…] Read more 16.02.21 Features and benefits of simultaneous interpreting
Among the various forms of interpreting, the best-known and most widely used is without a doubt simultaneous interpreting. As its name suggests, in this methodology —
[…] Read more 10.02.21 The Corporate Governance Report: the bible of corporate sustainability
The Corporate Governance Report is a crucially important document that more and more companies are compelled to produce. The this document’s relevance stems from the key
[…] Read more 09.02.21 The differences between legalization and apostillation
Legalization and apostillation are different processes that lead to the same result: giving a document legal validity in a different country to the one in which
[…] Read more 04.02.21 Why should a company commit to sustainability reporting?
More and more companies are going one step further than adopting sustainable business models – they also report their sustainability activities. This increase has arisen from
[…] Read more 02.02.21 What is transcreation?
Transcreation – or creative translation – refers to a process of translation whose aim is to convert a message from one language to another while maintaining
[…] Read more 27.01.21 Social Reports, Sustainability Reports and Integrated Reports: What are they?
When we talk about sustainability reporting, we often flit between terms such as Social Report, Sustainability Report and Integrated Report, as if they were synonyms that
[…] Read more 26.01.21 Legalization of documents for overseas use
Legalization is a process that gives legal validity to a document in a different country to the one in which it was originally issued. It’s often confused with
[…] Read more 20.01.21 Non-financial reporting: Why translate it?
Non-financial reporting has seen many significant developments over the years. While in the past, companies were free to choose whether they wanted to publish information on
[…] Read more 18.01.21 Localization: when translation isn’t enough
During this historic period, everyone increasingly goes to the Internet to buy products or services. A search engine presents us with all the websites with content
[…] Read more 13.01.21 What is a B Corp-certified company?
Over 3,600 B Corp-certified companies spread across 150 different sectors in more than 70 countries, total revenue of over €16 billion, and more than 54,000 employees:
[…] Read more 11.01.21 What is a certified translation?
One of the defining phenomena of our age is globalization, which has led us, willingly or not, to develop more and closer relationships with other countries. All
[…] Read more 21.12.20 Sustainability: The watchword for future finance
While the pandemic has severely strained the global economy, it has also revealed that the most sustainable businesses have been better equipped to cope with the new challenges
[…] Read more 15.12.20 The second National Benefit Corporation Day
The second National Benefit Corporation Day took place on 11 December, and Way2Global had the privilege of participating. This day is an important point of reference
[…] Read more 10.12.20 Technology and women’s empowerment: women-led AI
Technology and women’s empowerment are two of the cornerstones of our company mission. They are also the guiding principles behind Assolombarda’s STEAMiamoci initiative. This includes our big data
[…] Read more 03.12.20 Translation of financial statements: another success story
An important Italian company that provides postal, banking, financial and telecommunications services requested our specialized translation service from Italian into English for its financial documentation, specifically financial
[…] Read more 25.11.20 Diversity, inclusiveness and equal opportunity in the workplace
Entrepreneurship as an engine of social change and driver of integration The state of emergency we are currently facing has severely tested the social stability
[…] Read more 23.11.20 What is the outlook for the post-election U.S. market?
The new challenges of the U.S. market for Italian companies that want to internationalize The troubled U.S. election has led to a fractured country that
[…] Read more 19.11.20 Medical and scientific translations: Life-saving language
INTRODUCTION: One of Italy’s leading pharmaceutical companies, which specializes in diagnosis and research, commissioned us, through its communications agency, to provide multilingual translation of specialized content
[…] Read more 22.10.20 Our future belongs to a Regenerative Economy
Way2global among the Regeneration 2030 participants and signatories of the Pledge for a Regenerative Economy On 15 and 16 October, Way2global was among the virtual audience
[…] Read more 14.10.20 Website localization: what it is and why it’s important
Website localization is a service that has risen to prominence in recent years in response to the need to satisfy the requirements of today’s user-centric market.
[…] Read more 05.10.20 Salone della CSR 2020: Benefit Corporations and sustainable recovery
Way2Global returned to this year’s virtual Salone della CSR to share its experiences of sustainable entrepreneurialism The 2020 edition of the Salone della CSR e dell’Innovazione Sociale [Corporate Social Responsibility
[…] Read more 09.09.20 Laura Gori and Way2Global at Women in Business award finals
Laura Gori and Way2Global were finalists at the Women in Business awards. Read about our experience taking part in the awards, which celebrate equal opportunity and
[…] Read more 07.08.20 “Regenerate to recover”
We’re supporting this fantastic Palm Work & Project initiative set up thanks to the ties between B Corps With the buzz of our successful participation in
[…] Read more 20.07.20 #UnlockTheChange
1,300 strong at the B Corp Summit 2020 to unlock the change together and build a better future for everyone On July 16, 2020, the Italian
[…] Read more 26.06.20 Talent Acquisition: We offer young people the present, so that they can become the future
The social and economic crisis from COVID-19 does not stop our commitment to seeking, acquiring and training new talent. Here we tell about our projects this
[…] Read more 19.06.20 The digitization of the corporate world: circumstantial solution or structural innovation?
How to capitalize on forced digitization in the wake of COVID-19 and turn it into a strategic, innovative choice The COVID-19 emergency forced many companies
[…] Read more 05.06.20 We’re down to ZERO!
Our unique Green Translations project changes course, but in spite of Covid-19 offers us carbon neutrality “With the Green Translations project we want to provide the world’s first
[…] Read more 04.06.20 Women in Localization – Italian Chapter launches online
The online event marks the creation of the Italian Chapter of Women in Localization On 28 May, over 100 experts from the localization industry came together online to
[…] Read more 21.05.20 Saving the planet – we can do it
The stunning correlation between the COVID-19 lockdown and the dramatic drop in CO2 levels in the atmosphere should provide us with plenty of food for thought
[…] Read more 14.05.20 How do you translate “smart working”?
The term “smart working” is more popular than ever before right now – but that doesn’t mean we understand exactly what it is. So what does
[…] Read more 28.04.20 What will happen after the coronavirus?
The new face of the language industry after the storm What will the world look like after the pandemic? Will life go back to the way
[…] Read more 20.03.20 Way2Global in the time of Covid-19
Being a Benefit Corporation and providing translations in Lombardy during the healthcare emergency “When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes
[…] Read more 15.02.20 A year of #TiVoglioBenefit
The low-down on our B Campaign for a 100% sustainable supply chain A year after the launch of the #TiVoglioBenefit, campaign by Way2Global, we can truly be
[…] Read more 13.02.20 Way2Global hosts the first Women in Localization event in Italy – POSTPONED
The inaugural event for the Italian chapter of Women in Localization at Way2Global on 26 February A few weeks ago, we proudly announced our offices had
[…] Read more 03.02.20 Way2Global – where “W” also stands for Women
A female enterprise for women and for the world: Way2Global has always championed gender equality and now contributes toward the début of “Women in Localisation” and
[…] Read more 28.01.20 Way2Global supplementary agreement: a world of benefits
When benefits and sustainability enter the articles of association and business plan Today, sustainability has become mainstream, leading many companies to jump on the bandwagon with
[…] Read more 23.01.20 Assisi Manifesto: a call to action for a new economy
Way2Global among the signatories of the Assisi Manifesto for a people-oriented economy On Friday 24 January, the Assisi Manifesto will be officially presented in the town of Assisi.
[…] Read more 23.12.19 The right to innovate
Six Signals from the Future intercepted by Way2Global at StartupItalia Open Summit 2019 Startups, the embodiment of innovation: young, dynamic, innovative companies that launch cutting-edge business
[…] Read more 11.12.19 Way2NetZERO
Way2Global is one of 500 B Corps that have pledged to become Carbon Neutral by 2030 MADRID, 11 December 2019 As of today, Way2Global is one
[…] Read more 09.12.19 Lombardy enterprises: a breath of fresh air
The Lombardy Best Practices Prize for Social Responsibility 2019 is awarded by the Lombardy Region to Way2Global and 84 other local enterprises Milan, 5 December —
[…] Read more 04.12.19 Why being a Benefit Corporation generates Benefit
At the First National Day of Benefit Corporations, AssoBenefit and its member companies recount the virtuous world of the B economy. Florence, 29 November – Last
[…] Read more 25.11.19 A statute heralding benefits as the company mission
Way2Global rewarded for its Virtuous Equality. Good practices for striking the right work-life balance in Lombardy” — an initiative by the Lombardy Region Equal Opportunities Council
[…] Read more 22.11.19 Entrepreneurship is women
Way2Global participates in GammaForum 2019 for the rise of an inclusive economy based on positive connections between men, women and young minds Entrepreneurship means having an idea
[…] Read more 21.11.19 Made in B-Italy reaches its second milestone with the launch of the book
Following the establishment of AssoBenefit, the “Made in B-Italy” project continues with the publication of the benefit corporation book. Milan, Friday 15 November – At Palazzo
[…] Read more 18.11.19 Everything is changing at the Salone dei Pagamenti — apart from the strength of our partnership
Way2Global was once again chosen as the language partner of ABI Servizi, a key player in the constantly evolving world of fintech The biggest date in
[…] Read more 18.11.19 ADIPEC 2019: proven evidence that sustainability is finally conquering the world
Zero waste and positive impacts are even on the agenda at the leading oil and gas sector show For a few years now, Abu Dhabi in
[…] Read more 14.11.19 Excellence of the Year — Innovation & Leadership, Language Service Provider
Way2Global honoured at the Le Fonti Awards® “For using their business to generate not just economic value, but also social and environmentalvalue. For being a leader in the translation sector
[…] Read more 24.10.19 10 TIPS for riding the digital wave
2019 Digital Innovation Days and the secrets for business success in the digital age “We are not here by chance. We are here because we have
[…] Read more 21.10.19 Our takeaways from the 2019 Salone della CSR
Way2Global was on stage, and among the public, at the Salone della CSR e dell’Innovazione Sociale During the year in which sustainability has been declared the
[…] Read more 11.10.19 All good things come in threes: Way2Global and SingularityU renew their partnership
Our interpreters were once again the international voices of the 2019 SingularityU Italy Summit For the second year, we had the honour and duty of providing
[…] Read more 10.10.19 Way2Global translates international and sustainable finance
Way2Global offered its interpreting services at the 2019 Funding and Capital Markets Forum Last week we participated as a language partner in the Funding & Capital Markets Forum, an
[…] Read more 30.09.19 Translation: the language of Europe and the world
GEL 2019: a day dedicated to the beauty of languages and the importance of translation A few days ago, for the European Day of Languages (EDL),
[…] Read more 25.09.19 The results of the #RACE4CHANGE
A cleaner Milan, satisfied competitors and informed citizens: These are the results of the eco-friendly race against plastic On 20 September, four highly motivated teams armed
[…] Read more 24.09.19 B Corp Summit 2019
Ideas, inspiration, courage, readiness for action and change were in the air at the 2019 B Corp Summit In Amsterdam, 23 and 24 September were two
[…] Read more 18.09.19 Way2Global in Hannover for EMO 2019
Way2Global presents its specialized translation services at the metalworking industry’s leading biennial fair. This year Way2Global returns to EMO, the most important biennial fair for the metalworking industry, held
[…] Read more 16.09.19 Start-ups united in the #RACE4CHANGE. The prize? Our planet!
Way2Global is one of the start-ups set to clean up plastic in Milan on 20 September The planet and ecosustainability are key words of the initiative by
[…] Read more 04.09.19 Best for the World – 2019
Way2Global has been named a 2019 B Corp “Best for the World” honouree in the Governance category Way2Global has been named a 2019 “Best for the
[…] Read more 23.08.19 Way2Global for the non-profit social organization Queen of Peace
As of today, Way2Global will support the cause of Queen of Peace, a non-profit that supports the education of at-risk children. Way2Global is proud to support the
[…] Read more 29.07.19 Way2Global in the NeXt Community EyeOnBuy
The value of our sustainability policies, available on the EyeOnBuy platform “A company is not sustainable if its supply chains aren’t sustainable.” Annalisa Citterio, Sustainability Italian
[…] Read more 16.07.19 Way2Global — part of the entrepreneurial excellence of Genio&Impresa
Laura Gori and Claudio Negri, the business woman and the outstandingly talented mind who created Way2Global are protagonists at the inaugural gala dinner of the “Genio
[…] Read more 02.07.19 Way2Global, linguistic sponsor of Sustainability Italian Day 2019
Way2Global interpreting services selected for the Borsa Italiana event dedicated to new frontiers in sustainable investment Piazza Affari turned green on 2 July: At Palazzo Mezzanotte,
[…] Read more 27.06.19 SME Welfare Index awards us 4W Rating
Way2Global has been awarded an excellent rating by the SME Welfare Index, which recognises us as one of the most active companies around when it comes
[…] Read more 26.06.19 Way2Global — linguistic partner of Oltre Basilea 2019
Way2Global is the technical sponsor of Supervision, Risks & Profitability 2019, providing interpreting services On 25 and 26 June, over 600 executives and experts from the
[…] Read more 17.06.19 Benefit Corporation: our response to a planet in need
What is a Benefit Corporation? Why should companies adopt this cutting-edge business model? What are the impacts of the change? These questions and many others were
[…] Read more 08.06.19 Way2Global supports InVento Lab’s “B Corp School” project
Way2Global served as a mentor and judge in InVento Innovation Lab’s “B Corp School” project The academic year just completed saw the second edition of the B
[…] Read more 24.04.19 Financial Post-Editing Bootcamp
Way2Global’s training programme continues with a new course on post-editing machine translation (PEMT) in the financial sector, aimed at translators and other collaborators Post-editing machine translation
[…] Read more 23.04.19 Way2Global talks about Language Industry 4.0 at Steminthecity in partnership with the city of Milan and the Civica Scuola Altiero Spinelli
The #STEMintheCity initiatives sponsored by the City of Milan also included a roundtable involving Way2Global and the Civica Scuola Altiero Spinelli on digital transformation in the
[…] Read more 26.03.19 Way2Global contributes to the new business management platform for sustainability goals
Way2Global has put itself forward as a contributor to creating a new online platform for evaluating and improving companies’ sustainability performance through integration of the B
[…] Read more 21.03.19 Way2Global among six SME finalists at Fertonani Award
Way2Global received a commemorative plaque after being named among the six SME finalists at the Fertonani Award Milan, 21 March 2019 – Way2Global founder and CEO
[…] Read more 12.03.19 Way2Global among the founding members of AssoBenefit
Laura Gori, CEO and founder of Way2Global, is one of the 23 founding members of AssoBenefit, the newly formed national association dedicated to Italian benefit corporations.
[…] Read more 25.02.19 Way2Global, triple-quality certified translations
Since 2019, our historic ISO EN 9001 and ISO 17100 certifications have been enriched with ISO 18587 for the PEMT service Way2Global’s commitment to guaranteeing top-quality
[…] Read more 07.02.19 Laura Gori on CSR, Benefit Corporations and the Way2Global model
Way2Global CEO and founder Laura Gori speaks to Rossella Sobrero about the company’s Benefit Corporation principles Way2Global CEO and founder Laura Gori was interviewed by Koinética president Rossella Sobrero this
[…] Read more 21.01.19 “Writing for the internet” training course
New Way2Global training course on digital writing for employees and translators After the success of our first creative writing course, Way2Global kicked off 2019 with a new
[…] Read more 14.01.19 Way2Global named Bronze Sponsor of “Translators without Borders”
In the month dedicated to Benefit Corporations, Way2Global’s partnership with Translators Without Borders is another sign of our commitment to social issues Way2Global has become a Bronze
[…] Read more 11.01.19 Way2Global – The B Corp bringing the world together
Way2Global announces certification as a Benefit Corporation After a rigorous and demanding certification process, in which B Lab evaluated our social and environmental impact using the
[…] Read more 07.01.19 #TiVoglioBenefit
Benefit Corporation campaign designed to create a 100% sustainable supply chain 7 January 2019 – Way2Global has launched the #TiVoglioBenefit [#ILoveYouBenefit] campaign on social media, with the aim
[…] Read more 25.12.18 A forest for Christmas
Way2Global creates a company forest to slash its carbon footprint In 2018, Way2Global chose to celebrate Christmas in a way that reflected our beliefs as an
[…] Read more 12.12.18 Christmas at Way2Global: training and organic finger food
Way2Global’s training session on therapeutic writing ends with a sustainable Christmas lunch On 12 and 18 December, Way2Global hosted translators and employees alike for a series
[…] Read more 05.12.18 Inspiring Fifty: Founder & CEO of Way2Global Laura Gori is recognized
After various editions in Europe and across the world, “Inspiring Fifty” has reached Italy. This project identifies and acknowledges women leaders in business, research, and higher education
[…] Read more 30.11.18 IAB Forum 2017: Way2Global linguistic partner
Way2Global took the stage as simultaneous-translation provider at Italy’s most important event for the digital world The 2017 IAB Forum was held in Milan on November
[…] Read more 28.11.18 Time to B for Way2Global
On November 28, 2018, Way2Global will be one of 100 Italian B corporations meeting up at the Opificio Golinelli of Bologna to provide further impetus to
[…] Read more 12.11.18 Way2Global in Abu Dhabi for ADIPEC 2018
Way2Global will be presenting at the world’s most important Oil & Gas exhibition. Way2Global’s yearly attendance at ADIPEC, the world’s most important event dedicated to the Oil
[…] Read more 09.11.18 Way2Global: linguistic partner at the 2018 Salone dei Pagamenti [Payment Expo]
Way2Global’s interpreting services took center stage at the event dedicated to new frontiers in payments and fintech. The stars of the finance world gathered in Milan
[…] Read more 03.10.18 Way2Global linguistic partner at Salone del Risparmio [Savings Expo] 2018
Way2Global’s interpreting services took center stage at the finance’s industry’s largest event of the year. The world of finance gathered in Milan at the 2018 Salone del
[…] Read more 03.10.18 SingularityU Italy Summit 2018: Way2Global linguistic partner
Way2Global was confirmed as the language partner for the year’s most important technology and innovation event. Following the success of the 2017 edition — the first
[…] Read more 31.05.18 The 2018 Sustainable Development Festival [Festival dello Sviluppo Sostenibile]: Way2Global’s pledge for innovation and sustainability
Way2Global took part in the international conference on “SDGs, Climate and the Future of Europe.” An international conference called “SDGs, Climate and the Future of Europe”
[…] Read more 14.04.18 Salone del Mobile [Decor Expo] – Milan 2018: Way2Global tells the story of design
As a translation provider for the industry’s top brands, Way2Global told the story of the 2018 Milan Design Week using the vocabulary of design. From April
[…] Read more 13.04.18 STEM in the city 2018: Way2Global was present to talk about the future
The second edition of STEM in the City returns with a marathon of events and conferences to spread STEM culture. Following the success of its inaugural
[…] Read more 02.02.18 Way2Global Completes Spinoff
So it’s done. More than a year after the operation started, Trans-Edit Group has completed its split, resulting in two separate companies, effective February 2, 2018. Way2Global
[…] Read more 28.09.17 Way2Global translation partner at SingularityU Italy Summit 2017
Thinkers, leaders, and experts team up to redefine the future of business, technology, and humanity: Way2Global — a key player at the event thanks to its
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