How to Fix a Bad Technical Translation

  |  October 18, 2017

How to find the right translator to fix a bad technical translation.

For many companies looking to expand into foreign markets, cutting costs and staying within budget for a new product launch is of utmost importance. Unfortunately, sometimes technical translation is treated as an expense to be minimized rather than a critical component of the launch process.  The results of this type of thinking can be disastrous.... Read More

Can Bilingual Employees Be Your Native-speaking Translators?

  |  October 11, 2017

The difference between bilingual employees and native-speaking translators.

You have a technical document that needs translation and believe one of your bilingual employees can double as your native-speaking translator. But is being bilingual enough to ensure that sentence structure, subject matter, cultural sensitivities, and grammar are properly reflected in your translated document? The short answer is no. Just because someone speaks two languages... Read More

How to Get Better Business Translation Service With Translation Memory

  |  October 5, 2017

How a business translation service uses translation memory.

In your quest to introduce your product or service into new markets, you want to ensure your message is conveyed accurately to your target audience. Unfortunately, some companies look at business translation service as a commodity rather than a critical service. In an effort to reduce costs, they hire the least expensive vendor to provide... Read More

3 Ways to Celebrate International Translation Day

  |  September 27, 2017

International Translation Day is being celebrated on Sept. 30.

May 24 of this year marked a historical milestone for all professional translators, as Catherine Pollard, Under-Secretary-General for General Assembly and Conference Management of the United Nations, banged her gavel to confirm the approval of a draft resolution on professional translation. This resolution recognizes the important role of professional translation in connecting nations, fostering peace,... Read More