08Jul
By: Doug On: July 8, 2020 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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03Jun
By: Dan On: June 3, 2020 In: Interpreting, Technology Comments: 0

What happens if the person reporting a crime, fire or injury speaks a different language than the emergency personnel? In these cases, telephonic interpreting services can quite literally be a life-saver.

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07May
By: Autumn On: May 7, 2020 In: Interpreting, Technology Comments: 1

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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15Apr
By: Alison On: April 15, 2020 In: Interpreting, Translation Comments: 12

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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07Apr
By: Autumn On: April 7, 2020 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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31Mar
By: Doug On: March 31, 2020 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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07Jan
By: Doug On: January 7, 2020 In: Conferences, Interpreting Comments: 0

When deciding whether to rent or buy audio equipment, you need to consider a number of factors, including cost, your technical capability and your current and future needs.

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10Dec
By: Autumn On: December 10, 2019 In: Interpreting, Medical Comments: 2

Studies have shown that the use of a medical interpreter during hospital discharge can cut down the process time by half.

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03Dec
By: Patrick On: December 3, 2019 In: Conferences, Interpreting Comments: 0

When planning a multilingual event that requires interpreting, arrangements have to be made for audio equipment, seating layouts, and more.

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19Nov
By: Alison On: November 19, 2019 In: Conferences, Interpreting Comments: 0

By preparing interpreters for your event, you can increase the quality of the interpreting performed, help the conference run more smoothly and even make your life as a conference organizer a little easier.

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