Tag: Globalization

SHRM 2016 Here we go. Come visit us at Booth #629

Friday, June 17, 2016

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We are pleased to announce that Translation Source’s team will again be a proud exhibitor at SHRM 2016 Annual Conference and Exposition in Washington, D.C | June 19-22, at booth 629.

This world-class event has more than 700 large and small exhibiting companies in 130,000 net square feet of exhibit space and an audience of more than 13,000 HR professionals from around the world. … Read more

Best Approaches and Methodologies for e-Learning Implementation

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

doctype-hi-res Many interpreting and translation organizations are converting their learning and development applications to the e-Learning platform.

Choosing the best delivery methods directly impact cost benefits and effectiveness for the organizations.

Selecting the best approach and e-Learning programs depends on numerous determinants, such as topic analysis, proper needs analysis, task analysis, target audience analysis and evaluation methods. … Read more

Five proven strategies to determine what documents to translate

Thursday, September 24, 2015

UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe
UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe

Translation is a highly skilled, fulfilling and rewarding job.

Translating documents can be expensive, particularly for smaller businesses with strict budgets, so it is important to be strategic about which ones to interpret.

Some of the selection criteria include:

  • Attorney recommended documents
  • Knowledge of new laws and regulations guidelines
  • Using in-house translators to summarize legalese
  • Adding a disclaimer noting that the source version is the official document

Translators and interpreters perform an influential part in globalization. … Read more

Banking and Finance translations: what you need to know to get it right

Monday, June 15, 2015

Translations in the Finance world are more complex than you think There are several challenges associated with the translation of texts related to the financial sphere. This field employs a vast variety of, specialized, industry-specific vocabulary which even native speakers may be unfamiliar with.

The terminology used varies a great deal according to country and the particular sector of the market. … Read more

Press Release: 2012 Conference iPad Winner Announcement

Monday, June 18, 2012

We are happy to announce that the winner of the raffle is Gina Anderson from Emerson. The raffle took place on May 24, 2012 at the Translation Source headquarters in Houston, TX.

Thank you to everyone who participated in the contest. … Read more

A Quick Primer for Going Global

Tuesday, January 5, 2010

When doing business internationally it is incredibly imperative to localize your operations and marketing. It is not enough to assume that both your employees and clients will be tolerant of materials that are not communicated in their local language. Localized operational and marketing materials result in increased adoption rates, a homogenous corporate culture, better customer service skills, and increased sales. … Read more

Language Access in the International World of Luxury Retail

Monday, November 16, 2009

Editors note: The following blog post discusses the interpersonal relationship and divergent business carreers of two long time friends. The tone utilized in the post is designed to convey the nature of that relationship and to convey the conversations and experiences as authentically as they occurred.Read more

Phineas and Ferb Go Bollywood or the Ever Increasing Cultural Education of the United States

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Over 28 million people in the United States were born outside of the country and over 53 million US residents speak a language other then English in the home. These are numbers are from the 2000 census and they will increase significantly with the release of the new census in 2010. … Read more