World’s most unique international events and fairs happening in 2017

World’s most unique international events and fairs happening in 2017

Posted on 03/20/17 No Comments

If you are looking for some inspiration for your next trip, 2017 has plenty on offer with some the world’s most unique international events and fairs happening that will give you with a plenty to choose from.   Visit the Venice Art Biennale in Venice The Venice Biennale has been running for over 120 years […]

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Translation and Preserving your Brand

Posted on 02/23/17 No Comments

When translating online content it is always important to ensure that your brand’s message is preserved and your content remains clear and concise through the process. The method of localisation helps with delivering your brand’s message into the target language that includes all of the subtle nuances and colloquial terms that come naturally to native […]

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Incorporating Machine translation into your Work

Posted on 02/08/17 No Comments

While human translation is much better at expressing nuances and colloquialisms custom to localisation; machine translation can be beneficial and aid a translator with their workload when an approaching deadline is looming or to simply have handy particular phrases in a block of text translated in the same way you have done so in the […]

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Creating a career as a Translator

Posted on 01/30/17 No Comments

Whether you decide to work as a professional freelancer or a full time translator, a career in translation can be both challenging and rewarding. This career has elements of creativity and verbal expression combined; although the materials that you often translate at times may be more technical (science, law, politics, etc.). Working as a freelance […]

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How using Translation Services can have a positive impact on your Business

Posted on 01/17/17 No Comments

Nowadays, no matter what kind of business you operate, the importance of using translation services is essential for expanding your audience and reaching new customers. While it may appear that the need for translating your companies marketing materials is an unnecessary expense, businesses hoping to reach out to foreign markets to do business or even […]

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Business Customs around the World

Posted on 08/07/13 No Comments

    Each country has its own idiosyncrasies when it comes to everyday life. Even the simple act of ordering a coffee varies greatly from country to country- in Italy, ordering a cappuccino after breakfast time is a tell-tale sign that you’re a foreigner, and in France, ordering a ‘café’ will get you what would […]

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The Economic Impact of Monolingualism on Businesses

Posted on 07/19/13 No Comments

When living in a predominantly English-speaking country, it is easy to believe the myth of the ‘English bubble’- that native-English speakers do not need to learn a second language as native speakers of other languages are doing the hard work for them by learning English. As it currently, stands, there are an estimated 359 million […]

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The Importance Of Proper Localisation: Cautionary Tales from the Video Game Industry

Posted on 07/11/13 No Comments

It is extremely difficult to be successful in the video game industry – around 10% of games make up about 90% of sales revenue. The biggest consumers per capita of computer games and consoles are the U.S., Japan, the U.K. and Canada, as well as smaller but significant markets in Italy, South Korea, Sweden, France […]

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5 Things You Didn’t Realise Were Translated

Posted on 07/08/13 No Comments

Many of us are not aware of just how big a role translation plays in our daily lives. In today’s world, almost every product or service we use has come through several countries. To demonstrate the importance of translation and how it affects our lives, we have come up with a list of 5 things you’ve […]

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Tips for interpreting services

Our Tips On Buying Interpreting Services

Posted on 06/28/13 No Comments

1.“Do I need a translator or interpreter?” Interpreters only translate the spoken word. For written documents, you will need a translator. There are different skill sets in each so not all interpreters are good translators and vice versa. 2. Not sure if you really need an interpreter? Be aware of the benefits interpreters can bring […]

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