In this episode, we talk to Vanessa Darling, Localization Program Manager at The Predictive Index (PI), a Boston-based provider of talent optimization services. Vanessa plays an integral role in adapting PI’s innovative personality assessments and software products for markets around the world. Tune in to hear Vanessa explain what talent optimization is, how it differs around the world and how better work can make a better world.
Vanessa Darling is the Localization Program Manager for The Predictive Index (PI), a leading provider of talent optimization services. Vanessa is also the founder of Boston French Interpreters, a translation and interpretation services company that she has operated for more than 20 years. Before joining PI, Vanessa served as a Marketing and Localization Project Manager at Bose Corporation. Vanessa earned a Master’s degree in Translation from ISIT in France and a Certificate in Simultaneous Interpreting from New York University.
Cody Carlson is a Business Development Manager at RWS. Though relatively new to the industry, he is an expert when it comes to creating opportunities that facilitate business growth. His role involves actively building strategic relationships with clients who are seeking solutions for their globalization strategy challenges.
Cody’s outgoing personality has enabled him to excel at his job and build some great industry friendships in the process. Outside of work, he mostly splits his downtime between exploring the great outdoors with his wife and a healthy dose of online gaming.