03Jul
By: Alison On: July 3, 2018 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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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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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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31Jan
By: Dan On: January 31, 2018 In: Conferences, Interpreting Comments: 0

Whether you set up your own equipment or enlist a professional conference service team to help you out, this advice will help you make sure your conference recording will be heard loud and clear, including that question from the guy in the back.

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13Mar
By: Alison On: March 13, 2017 In: Interpreting, Medical Comments: 2

In the interest of patient care, and the safety and comfort of both medical staff and patients, professional interpreting services should always be used in the healthcare field.

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09Sep
By: Nicole On: September 9, 2016 In: Interpreting, Medical Comments: 0

With 25 million Americans who have limited English proficiency, accurate and on-site interpreting is essential – especially in healthcare, when a life is on the line.

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09Sep
By: Autumn On: September 9, 2016 In: Interpreting, Medical Comments: 0

Professional medical interpreters not only limit the amount of malpractice suits, but also ensure that patients are properly diagnosed and treated, saving time, money and -- most importantly -- lives.

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09Sep
By: Gilbert On: September 9, 2016 In: Food & Agriculture, Interpreting Comments: 0

Having a professionally translated restaurant menu is one way of showing your customers that you are committed to quality in all aspects of your business.

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08Sep
By: Autumn On: September 8, 2016 In: Interpreting Comments: 0

Take a look at the backgrounds of some of the most important, well-known interpreters throughout time.

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