5 ways to get the most out of your global branding operations

Recently we’ve been focusing on the need of a global branding strategy and how, even during a period of crisis, long-term planning is key for your marketing success. But while a brilliant strategy is crucial to put you on the global market, you need solid execution to stay there. That’s when[...]

How to optimize customer experiences at scale

Customer experience has become a key differentiator for many organizations. Your customer’s experience greatly depends on high-quality and immersive content throughout the entire customer journey, ideally tailored to their needs using techniques like personalization.

5 steps for brand consistency on a global scale

The number one global branding goal? Brand consistency, of course – Over 80% percent of global brands agree consistency is key to customer trust. What are ways to ensure brand consistency that knows no borders? Through brand terminology.

EU MDR Summary of Safety and Clinical Performance (SSCP) requirement: smart practices for multilingual compliance

We’re all aware of the impact EU Medical Device Regulation (MDR) has on product labeling, as many Medical Device companies have prepared their multilingual product documentation and labeling for compliance.

Elearning localization: How to connect your LMS with a TMS

You’ve spent a lot of time analyzing, selecting, implementing and populating a learning management system (LMS). The next step – localizing your elearning and training materials for multilingual audiences – can potentially be one of the most complex and time-consuming phases you’ll encounter.

What’s a learning needs analysis (LNA) and why it's important

How many times have you heard about the importance of training and development, but you don’t know exactly what it entails? More importantly, do you know how to measure your training program’s effectiveness or even if there are ways to measure your program’s effectiveness?

The human success factors of a new intranet

Setting up a new intranet can be an intimidating task that comes with an impressive workload. On top of that, it’s typically a project that doesn’t happen that often, to say the least. Very few people are acquainted with this work. After thoroughly informing yourself, selecting the best intranet[...]

Book review: Evidence-informed learning design

The number one goal of our learning designers here at Acolad is to design experiences that ensure learners develop the skills their organization needs to succeed. One way we do that is to follow the learning sciences.

Magic Quadrant – a deeper look

A couple of weeks ago Gartner published its annual Content Services Platform report. As an Employee Experience company, we've read the report with interest and special attention to the leaders, Microsoft, OpenText and Hyland, for which we provide consultancy.

The 5 Ts of centralized translation: Increase your translation ROI

From beginning to end, a translation project involves many steps. But when each step is placed with a different vendor, it can become very difficult to keep things on track in terms of turnaround time, cost, and quality.