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Tips for Conference Interpretation

By |2019-05-15T15:45:43+00:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: Tips and Advice|Tags: , , , |

  There's a lot of pressure when performing an interpretation at a conference, as it is easier to make mistakes when working simultaneously an oral discourse than translating documents that should be delivered one or several days after being received. In a conference, the interpreters not only translate the words of the speakers, they convey the [...]

Benefits of a language policy for your business

By |2018-12-27T18:11:09+00:00December 27th, 2018|Categories: Translation and Languages|Tags: , , , , |

Many agencies choose a language as their official one, then they proceed to identify other key languages, which are essential to provide their services in specific markets. Ask for the services of a translation agency to develop a language policy that can help you connect with the market. You can also benefit your company, and it [...]

The challenge of translating technical terms

By |2018-12-26T22:01:40+00:00December 26th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, Tips and Advice|Tags: , , , |

  When we go into specialized translations, we usually find technical terms that turn into a real challenge, especially if they are new concepts or there are more words in the source language than in the target language. Any professional translator, regardless of having 30 years of experience or just one, may feel in trouble when [...]

Qualities of a good translator

By |2018-12-19T00:30:41+00:00December 19th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog|Tags: , , , |

  The translator career requires a combination of two important aspects: passion and curiosity. Passion is necessary to perform and present each work in the best possible way, whether if it is a translation or interpretation. Curiosity is fundamental because in most cases, this profession requires knowing the social, cultural, scientific, political, and economic context according [...]

7 key tips when looking for Translation Services

By |2018-12-19T00:27:47+00:00December 19th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, Tips and Advice|Tags: , , , , , , |

  Today's world is becoming more and more global thanks to the Internet, and we get to know about the work of many different companies from countries far away from our own, through our screens. It is important to notice that these web pages appear in different languages to reach a greater number of people. So, [...]

Common mistakes of rookie translators

By |2018-12-18T20:37:32+00:00December 18th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, Tips and Advice|Tags: , , , |

No matter where you work, we've all been newbies at work at some point in our lives. If you're a translator, in this article we'll talk about the most common mistakes that most of us make during the start of our professional life, so you can avoid them.   Not knowing how to distribute your time [...]

Check these tips before having your contents translated

By |2018-12-12T22:31:21+00:00December 12th, 2018|Categories: Tips and Advice|Tags: , , , , |

  If you want to internationalize your business and reach a greater audience, you have to translate your contents for example, your website or blog (including every entry), advertisements, instruction manuals and technical documents (if necessary). This seems easy enough, just sending a bunch of texts to a translation company and then waiting for them to [...]

Choosing low-cost translations can be… expensive?

By |2018-12-13T18:31:59+00:00December 12th, 2018|Categories: Tips and Advice|Tags: , , , , |

  If you've decided to translate the content of your company, you should keep in mind that a low-cost translation won't always be the best option. No pay, no gain, that's why you have to invest in professional translation services to get the benefits you want. With this, I'm not saying that the most expensive services [...]

How to be a good translator

By |2018-12-11T23:05:49+00:00December 11th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, Tips and Advice|Tags: , , |

If you are fully dedicated to translation, whether for a company or as a freelancer. As your career progresses, you'll notice your areas of improvement and what deficiencies or difficulties you have when working in an assignment. No one can know you better than yourself, and if your goal is to become a professional translator and [...]

Why a good translation is important in the tourism sector

By |2018-11-29T15:56:54+00:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, Tips and Advice, Translation and Languages|Tags: , , , |

  When working in the tourism industry, we have to consider that we are catering to a very wide audience that comes from different parts of the world. So, it's important that the translations of our web page, brochures, and client contracts are indispensable. A good translation can get you a more customers as people can [...]