24Jul
By: Alison On: July 24, 2019 In: Interpreting, Medical Comments: 83

The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 established a series of measures to prohibit instances of discrimination because of a person's disability. The ADA requires that the communication needs of hard of hearing and deaf persons are met, and this frequently demands the use of an ASL interpreter.

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16Jul
By: Doug On: July 16, 2019 In: Conferences, Interpreting Comments: 0

When organizing a conference or a meeting that requires simultaneous interpreters, you may need to procure an interpreting booth (or several). But interpreting booths come in varying sizes and specifications. You'll need to know which type suits your needs, or your interpreter could be left out in the cold.

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07Jul
By: Doug On: July 7, 2019 In: Localization, Translation Comments: 0

Since a website often serves as the first point of contact with a customer, it's paramount that the site accurately conveys the image you intend to present.

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03Jul
By: Alison On: July 3, 2019 In: Languages, Translation Comments: 0

These two writing systems are related but not interchangeable, so you need to make sure the proper one is utilized. By doing so, you can receive the best translation possible from a translator well-versed in the appropriate type of Chinese script.

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12Jun
By: Alison On: June 12, 2019 In: Voiceovers Comments: 3

No matter what the topic of the documentary, there are three things to remember to make a great documentary voiceover.

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05Jun
By: Doug On: June 5, 2019 In: Human Resources, Translation Comments: 0

A well-written company handbook can result in happier, more confident, and more productive employee -- and by using professional translation, you can extend these benefits to your entire workforce.

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21May
By: Alison On: May 21, 2019 In: Voiceovers Comments: 0

The characteristics that make for a great commercial voiceover are simple: be clear and lively, convey friendliness while sounding authoritative, and be (reasonably) excited.

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30Apr
By: Alison On: April 30, 2019 In: Conferences, Human Resources, Interpreting Comments: 0

If consecutive interpreting is a part of your next meeting, it's important to take certain factors into account in order to help the meeting run smoothly with minimal interruption.

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23Apr
By: Autumn On: April 23, 2019 In: Languages, Translation Comments: 8

Transliteration involves rendering a language from one writing system to another. Though it sounds similar to translation, they are two different processes with very different goals.

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