Latest Globalization Stories

2012-05-11 23:01:20

Panelist from Mexico to provide Latin American perspective for ITRA Global conference for European corporate executives. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) May 11, 2012 ITRA Global, one of the largest real estate organizations devoted to the representation of corporate tenants and occupiers of commercial real estate worldwide, has announced that ProMéxico will join the Economic Development Panel at the ITRA Global 2012 Corporate Real Estate Symposium on September 12, 2012 at the Park Plaza...

2012-05-08 23:03:22

Acclaro Globalization Architect Jon Ritzdorf is heading up this new digital series on trending topics in software, mobile app and web localization. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 07, 2012 Who better to talk to a geek than another geek? As Acclaro Globalization Architect Jon Ritzdorf likes to say, it´s always better to dance “geek-to-geek”. The flow is smoother. The steps are unhindered. The message is delivered, decoded and interpreted accurately. There are no middlemen to muddle...

2012-05-04 23:03:28

WIHP turns to ComTranslations to help increase worldwide awareness for hotels represented by World Independent Hotels Promotion, through customer outreach in local languages. Madrid, Spain (PRWEB) May 04, 2012 ComTranslations, one of the fastest-growing international providers of content globalization solutions, announced today that World Independent Hotels Promotion (WIHP), a leading hotel marketing agency, has retained the company as a key content provider. ComTranslations will provide a...

2012-04-22 23:01:26

The Global Engineering Services industry is one of the largest professional service industries, employing about 2.9 million people worldwide. The industry hasn´t fared as well as others, declining slightly overall during the years since 2007. Despite being a highly fragmented industry, major players have started consolidating and acquiring smaller firms to increase economies of scale. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Global Engineering...

2012-04-16 22:02:06

Is John Lennon's line "imagine no possessions" not as idealistic as it once seemed? According to a new study in the Journal of Consumer Research, globalization has led to a new class of "global nomads" who are less attached to material objects. "No one has studied contemporary global nomads and their relationship to possessions, and we can learn so much about how deterritorialization affects consumer culture from this unique and growing group of people," write authors Fleura Bardhi...

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