a small world." As technology and economics converge at the beginning
of the new millennium, this old adage is increasingly true for business.
The opportunity for growth through success in international commerce
has never been greater. With this heightened opportunity, however, comes
a new set of rules and unique challenges for each new market.
International's goal is to support our clients as they compete in new
and complex international environments through effective communication.
Quite simply, V&L facilitates communication, in all of its forms and
all of its languages.
this end, V&L offers a broad range of communication services that blend
linguistics and culture with technical and creative resources. Our linguistic
and cultural resources are unparalleled, representing more than 250
international markets. Our technical resources include multimedia and
on-line programmers as well as highly-specialized subject experts. V&L's
extensive creative resources can be called upon to incorporate high-quality
layout, graphic design, writing, music, and video content, as well as
international actors experienced in voice-overs, video and film. By
effectively blending these resources, V&L provides each client with
high-quality, accurate communication tailored to each specific international
its linguistic and cultural expertise, V&L empowers our clients with
the information they need to navigate internationally. Aside from translation,
interpreting, and country-specific cultural issues, V&L conducts direct
and secondary research to determine the requirements for optimizing
clients' performance in foreign markets, thousands of miles from headquarters.
Not only can V&L identify and address technical infrastructure issues,
but also cross-cultural training needs, import/export factors, and other
unforeseen costs or potential pitfalls. V&L helps managers by answering
up-front feasibility questions, while providing them with an accurate
and realistic picture of the business, linguistic and cultural facets
of an international project. The in-depth understanding we provide enhances
our clients' credibility in the international arena, and helps them
avoid costly errors.
hope that you will explore our Web site to learn more about who we are,
what we do, and how V&L can help you in the worldwide marketplace!