On April 11, I participated in a panel discussion at the inaugural Global Career Symposium at Arcadia University with Zabeth Teelucksingh, Executive Director of the Global Philadelphia Association. The goal of the panel was to help students understand how to “sell” their experiences abroad to employers. In other words, what do employers look for in globally-minded …Read More
MTM LinguaSoft marketing manager Kathy Quinn will be one of the presenters at an ExporTech seminar at the Delaware Valley Industrial Resource Center (DVIRC) on Wednesday, March 11, 2014. ExporTech is a nationwide series of small workshops given by various local partners in collaboration with area U.S. Export Assistance Centers, part of the U.S. Department …Read More
MTM LinguaSoft project manager Enas Ibrahim and her family were interviewed for a WHYY radio feature story on the experience of Iraqi refugees relocated to Northeast Philadelphia. Enas, her parents, and her brother left Iraq because of the violence, and, after a prolonged stay in Jordan, were granted permission to enter the U.S. A social …Read More
The MTM LinguaSoft team had their holiday office party in a private karaoke room at Yakitori Boy in Philadelphia this year. And a great time was had by all as you can tell from the slides below.
On the evening of Thursday, October 3, 2013, clients, linguists, and local business partners joined the MTM LinguaSoft team at a reception to celebrate the first 10 years of the business and the many people who contributed to its success. The reception was held in the Grow Room and The Hub at Commerce Square overlooking …Read More
For our tenth anniversary, MTM LinguaSoft put out a call to our clients, partners, and friends to send us short video greetings in their native languages. We received quite a few of them, allowing us to see and hear some of these valued partners for the first time. We put all of these clips together …Read More
For our 10th Anniversary, MTM LinguaSoft wanted to give something back for all the great years. It seemed particularly fitting to fund a project by the international humanitarian group Translators Without Borders. Sources of clean water are a major issue all over the world. In Africa, projects have focused on installing thousands of pumps, but …Read More
MTM LinguaSoft’s president Myriam Siftar was recently invited to appear on Executive Leaders Radio, “the #1 business radio show from New Jersey to Virginia in terms of our potential listening audience, hours of programming, geography covered and quality of shows.” Previous guests have included managing partners of major law firms, presidents of colleges and universities, …Read More
Last week the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau (PHLCVB) announced the official launch of its new convention and international visitor website, www.discoverPHL.com. MTM LinguaSoft handled the website translation for the versions of the site that are available in French, German, Spanish, and Portuguese. Several other foreign-language microsites, legacies of the old website, are also linked …Read More
Myriam Siftar‘s article on the growing importance of cultural training for American business appeared today as a guest post on the Philadelphia Business Journal‘s website.