Multiple Career Paths for Localization and the Core Skill Sets to Fulfill Them

Track: Advanced Localization Management | AL1 |
Wednesday, February 27, 2019, 9:00am – 9:45am
Held in: Sabah
Celina Cao - Alibaba Group
Host: Hui May Koh

Many people in the localization industry complain that they can’t advance their careers in localization or switch their careers to other industries. This is not necessarily true, as illustrated by a woman who has successfully developed and switched career paths from technical writing lead, localization vendor manager, lead content strategist to business operation lead. In this session, she will summarize the multiple career paths in and out of localization and the corresponding core skillsets to fulfill those career paths.

Takeaways: Attendees will understand the multiple career choices and the tips for achieving career success both in localization and out of localization, and get a global view of localization from other industry professionals.