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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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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17Apr
By: Alison On: April 17, 2019 In: Languages Comments: 19

The Japanese language relies on not one but three different alphabets -- hiragana, katakana and kanji -- which are differentiated both by their distinct appearances and what they are used for.

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09Apr
By: Alison On: April 9, 2019 In: Languages Comments: 0

Just like spoken languages, sign languages differ significantly from one geographic region to the next, and they are rarely mutually intelligible. Read on to find out more about some of the different types of sign language and how they developed.

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06Mar
By: Alison On: March 6, 2019 In: Translation Comments: 1

When preparing a document for translation, every detail counts, from the font you choose to the spacing of the text.

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28Feb
By: Alison On: February 28, 2019 In: Conferences, Transcription Comments: 0

Conference transcription has many valuable benefits, from updating people who weren’t able to attend to clarifying questions of “who said what” after a conference is complete.

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19Dec
By: Alison On: December 19, 2018 In: Localization, Subtitles & Captions Comments: 1

Subtitles and captions are similar but distinct means of enhancing communication in visual media. And by better understanding the differences between them you can make the right choice as to which option will best serve your communication needs.

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05Sep
By: Alison On: September 5, 2018 In: Translation Comments: 4

To understand when and why a certified translation might be necessary, it's important to have a good grasp of the differences between certified and non-certified translations.

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