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Why would I need an interpreter for my conference?

Why would I need an interpreter for my conference?

All my speakers and most of my audience speak good English – so why would I need a conference interpreter?

Many British conference organisers have come across an event at some point in their … Continue Reading »

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Why can’t I use Google Translate?

Why can’t I use Google Translate?

It’s free, fast and looks good to me – what could go wrong?

When you’re looking for a quick translation of a paragraph or a few sentences, Google Translate can typically provide you with a re… Continue Reading »

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Making Brazil your goal for business in 2016

Making Brazil your goal for business in 2016

With all eyes turned to Brazil for the 2016 Olympics, it’s potentially a good time for companies to think about this gateway to Latin America as a possible export market.

The 6th largest coun… Continue Reading »

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How understanding is affected by different accents

How understanding is affected by different accents

I recently came across this article which talks about how our brains process information when it is delivered by someone from another culture.

It is a fascinating insight into how our brains … Continue Reading »

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Quick guide: translation technology

Quick guide: translation technology

Technology is taking over most areas of our lives, sometimes making things easier and sometimes making it a whole lot more difficult. Anyone who uses a computer will know how frustrating it can … Continue Reading »

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Being multilingual in a multilingual country

Being multilingual in a multilingual country

Most people live in a country where only one main language is spoken. Let’s take a look at a place where things are very different.

Papua New Guinea is one of the most linguistically diverse … Continue Reading »

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Cultural advice for business travel

Cultural advice for business travel

Cultural understanding is a key factor when you are travelling for business and are trying to make meetings go smoothly and productively. Building up a relationship of trust with your opposite n… Continue Reading »

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A quick guide to choosing a domain name for a translated website

A quick guide to choosing a domain name for a translated website

When you are thinking about having your website translated there are a multitude of options to consider.

Here’s a quick guide to just one of the important points – your new website’s domain n… Continue Reading »

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Translation mistakes – the importance of getting it right and why it goes wrong

Translation mistakes – the importance of getting it right and why it goes wrong

In our previous blog post , we told the story of the smoking breadmaker which caused problems for users and costly consequences for the manufacturer.

Things can and do go wrong in many cases:… Continue Reading »

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Time well spent - back to school

Time well spent - back to school

We’re helping at a local sixth form careers evening tomorrow – it’s something we’ve done for a long time and we think it’s a very important part of what we do as a company.

Why? It’s simple. … Continue Reading »

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