28Nov
By: Autumn On: November 28, 2018 In: Human Resources, Interpreting, Languages, Technology Comments: 0

If you're planning a virtual presentation that employees and partners located all over the world will see, you'll need interpreting services. Here's how to get started.

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18Oct
By: Autumn On: October 18, 2018 In: Interpreting, Medical Comments: 0

If you're not yet used to having a medical interpreter in the office with you, here's how to get familiar with this situation so you and your patients can benefit from interpreting services right away.

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11Jul
By: Dan On: July 11, 2018 In: Conferences, Interpreting Comments: 1

If you've never hosted a multilingual conference before, you might be wondering how best to arrange interpreting services for the big day (or weekend, or week!). Here are some questions you'll need to address to make the process as easy on yourself as possible.

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03Jul
By: Alison On: July 3, 2018 In: Interpreting, Translation Comments: 9

Since the use of vague terminology can lead to confusion or misrepresentation of just how skilled an individual really is in a language, it's important for professional translators and interpreters to have working definitions for the various levels of language proficiency.

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07Jun
By: Nicole On: June 7, 2018 In: Interpreting Comments: 1

If you're communicating with international clients, arranging a meeting with a contact from another country, or attending a conference without speaking the primary language, you need an interpreter. But how do you know which style of interpreting is right for your event or meeting?

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17May
By: Chelsea On: May 17, 2018 In: Interpreting, Medical Comments: 0

In order to reduce the number of instances where non-English speaking patients fail to receive the care they need, it is vital that hospitals and other healthcare facilities provide proper interpretation services.

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02May
By: Doug On: May 2, 2018 In: Interpreting, Medical Comments: 0

A professional hospital interpreter enables communication between doctor and patient and helps satisfy a patient's needs. Aside from finding someone who's multilingual, these are some of the important characteristics hospital administrators must consider when hiring an interpreter.

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05Mar
By: Nicole On: March 5, 2018 In: Interpreting, Translation Comments: 1

Translation is more than linguistic knowledge or accuracy. Good translators are also sensitive to industry vocabulary, project timelines and the intended audience of any document.

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15Feb
By: Doug On: February 15, 2018 In: Interpreting Comments: 0

Elaboration, clarification and neglect are all obstacles in the way of proper interpretation. A professional interpreter should only interpret speech verbatim. If they do otherwise, they're bound to leave everyone tongue-tied.

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08Aug
By: Autumn On: August 8, 2017 In: Conferences, Interpreting Comments: 0

With today's increased focus on globalization, many professionals are doing business with people from around the world. But with so many different customs in every country, it's easy to accidentally offend someone by making the wrong gesture or saying the wrong thing.

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