language training

The Correlation Between Music and Language Training

Language service companies have developed a variety of classes and programs for language training over the years. However, few have seized upon the possibility of using music to promote language learning. Although it’s not obvious, a strong relationship exists between music and language. First and foremost, music functions in a ...
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Video translation

Current translation trends: Video Translation

Since online content has become 80% of how businesses share content, video translation is now an import service for more multinational companies. In the past, videos became increasingly popular for e-learning material within organizations. As both the staff and the business become more culturally diverse, translation services are a key ...
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court interpreter job

What languages are in high demand for legal and court interpreter jobs?

Across the country, the job outlook for interpreters and translators will see an 18% increase over the next 5 years.  This is largely because there is a diverse population that requires legal representation and the immigrant presence in the US is only increasing.  In fact, court interpreter jobs are so ...
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Professional translating

Professional translating for the top 3 fictional languages

Over the years, the scope for language service companies has broadened in an unexpected way because of the outreach of entertainment and the ability of linguists to create and develop fictional languages. Considering a fictional language is often equally as standardized and complex as any official language, it reminds us ...
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professional translator

Working with untranslatable words

Most of us have used the expression “lost in translation” at one point or another to describe a misunderstanding. For language service companies, this is unacceptable. Generally, a translation services company believes there is always a way to translate an idea, even when there is no equivalent for a word ...
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consecutive interpreting services

Consecutive Interpreting services for children

For any consecutive interpreter, fast-paced environments are a daily encounter. Working in courts, hospitals, or community settings, the interpreter gains important skills, becoming increasingly resourceful in times of stress. Their training prepares them for many future settings. Nevertheless, a consecutive interpreter should also can slow down in order to break ...
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eLearning translation

How Can You Avoid Plagiarism for eLearning Translation?

Along with automated translation comes a new concern: translation plagiarism. Plagiarism from one language to another would be seem nearly impossible to detect. However, automated translation frequently results in poor sentence structure and even nonsensical phrases. For global translation services, ensuring the work of a professional translator is authentic and ...
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Presentation Skills in English

3 Tips for Expanding your Employees’ English Presentation Skills

For many Americans, public speaking is a source of unfathomable fear—even over death.  To be successful in a role at some companies, this fear must be overcome.  It’s not uncommon for jobs to require professional presentations—sometimes on a relatively frequent basis. While this is enough of a challenge, it can ...
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Professional translating

Professional translating for proverbs

An expression or a proverb in any language is like looking through a window into a country’s culture. In fact, these wise words or proverbs contain life lessons that shape and perpetuate certain behaviors in each country. On occasion, professional translation services are required for idioms, proverbs, or fixed expressions ...
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Community Interpreter Job

3 Top Reasons to Choose a Community Interpreter Job

Are you bilingual and looking for a new career path? A community interpreter job could be a fun and exciting job to consider. This kind of work is fast-paced and very rewarding. A community interpreter helps facilitate communication in community-based settings, such as education, housing, social services and more. You’ll ...
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