At Language Connect, we are committed to being a socially responsible business by engaging with our local community, promoting sustainability and operating in a fair and transparent manner. Our programme to showcase our ethical business values, Community Connect, has had … Continued
Monthly Archives: December 2011
The Growth of Turkey
Turkey’s success is down to its economic focus on ‘service’ rather than agriculture.
For a number of years, consumer spending has been shifting from traditional bricks-and-mortar stores to online retailing sites. In the UK, Europe’s leading e-retailing economy, online spending was £58.8bn* compared to total retail sales of £293bn** last year. Online spending … Continued
We recently decorated Language Connect’s head office in Bermondsey Street with a creative design that reflects the company’s focus on languages. Our brief was to create a unique, inspiring and colourful design based on different writing scripts. We put community … Continued
During the early years of the internet, English used to be the predominant language on the web. Native English speakers accounted for the majority of the online population, but with the global spread of internet usage, they now only account for 26.5% users on the … Continued
With the world’s largest manufacturing base and a burgeoning middle class, China’s rise to the top in e-commerce is inevitable. U.S. dominance of the e-commerce market is close to being dislodged by China whose online shoppers (currently 145 million) are … Continued