26 Mar 2015

The Importance of Translation Security for Global Businesses

Companies spend huge amounts of time and money protecting their data from prying eyes – installing anti-virus software, implementing firewalls and using the latest encryption standards to send documents to each other internally. But as soon as they have to […]

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16 Jan 2015

The Age of the T-Shaped Translator Is Upon Us

Though the concept of T-shaped individuals arose in the 1990s, it has become more prominent lately, particularly within the marketing industry. As you may already know, it refers not to how people actually look, but to their skill sets – […]

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30 Sep 2014

Most of the USA is Now Multicultural

Large parts of the US are now majority-minority America’s white population is expected to become a minority in 2043 – if estimates by the US Census Bureau are to be believed -something that has come about due to continuous mass […]

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19 Sep 2014

Reasons Why Selecting a Cheap Translation Agency is a Bad Idea

We all like to save money here and there, whether it’s moving to a low-cost hairdresser or switching allegiance to a budget supermarket. Businesses tend to think along the same lines, always looking to make a profit, only they’re more […]

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26 Aug 2014

Is Africa the Next Big Market for Translation?

Africa is a linguistically diverse continent, playing host to thousands upon thousands of languages. In fact, the exact amount is unknown as there are so many to keep track of. Various estimations place the total at somewhere between 1,500 and […]

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10 Jul 2014

5 Emerging Markets to Consider

BRIC countries – Brazil, Russia, India and China – were once touted as the most promising emerging markets in the world. The term was coined by economist Jim O’Neill back in 2001 to distinguish the nations from a host of […]

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25 Jun 2014

Immigration Fuels Growth in Translation

As UK immigration increases, so does the need for effective translation services Immigration is now commonplace. As travel becomes more accessible to the masses, people are increasingly leaving their homeland and moving to other countries or regions around the world. […]

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17 Jun 2014

The US Hispanic Market – A Powerful Minority

To say the Hispanic market in the United States is big would be an understatement. Hispanics represent the largest minority in the USA, making up almost a fifth (16.3%) of the total population. In fact, according to the U.S. Census […]

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09 Jun 2014

Language Etiquette Tips for International Business

It’s one thing knowing a language, quite another knowing a country’s culture and business etiquette. Of course, professional translators are key for any company trading overseas. But a business deal can live or die simply because you have overlooked the […]

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02 Jun 2014

Translating Content for International Markets

Embarking on a global project that requires translation across several markets is a mammoth undertaking. The content that you produce will be central to your success – so it’s extremely important to get it right. But with a large number […]

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