ALC Board Member, Kathleen Diamond, Principal Consultant With Kathleen Diamond and Co, Shares ALC Bridge's "Creation Story" in NACE's Article:
Preparing Students for Jobs in the Language Industry
Language companies provide a range of services, and are looking for new college graduates for positions in language translation, interpretation, teaching, and testing. How can you help prepare students for jobs in this growing industry?
“Generally speaking, we work behind the scenes, so the outside world doesn't typically see our presence,” says Kathleen Diamond, principal consultant with Kathleen Diamond and Co., and board member of the Association of Language Companies (ALC). “Because of this, we call ourselves the ‘invisible industry.’ Colleges ask, ‘How can we talk to our students about the language industry when we never knew it existed?’”