This chapter presents focuses on the area of language policy in business. It discusses the relevance and effectiveness of strategies aiming toward bilingual Gaelic/English practices in workplace environments that address the need for capacity to work in two languages. The strategies under consideration are: translation services, as well as training & development. This chapter concludes with general recommendations for how the example of strategies used in Gaelic language policies can inform the development of policies in other areas.
|Title of host publication||Exploring the Dynamics of Multilingualism|
|Editors||Anne-Claude Berthoud, François Grin, Georges Lüdi|
|Place of Publication||Amsterdam|
|Publisher||John Benjamins Publishing|
|Number of pages||18|
|Publication status||Published - 2013|
- language planning