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Top 5 Reasons Business Translation is Important

Top 5 Reasons Business Translation is Important

Last Updated on December 3, 2018

Business communication with multiple countries demands expertise and precision. Here are the six reasons hinting why it is important to use business translation:

  1. Better communication with customers: If your business calls for communicating directly with your customers then you must have faced many people who do not speak English. You can market your products to a much wider spectrum of an audience if you could speak to them in their language.

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A Language is What Makes You Understand Reality Better

A Language is What Makes You Understand Reality Better

Last Updated on November 26, 2018

What was the most beautiful thing someone has ever said to you? Take a moment and revisit that experience… What do you see? How do you feel? It could have been just one sentence — one sentence that changed you for a moment, or maybe even a lifetime.

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Internal and External Translation Resources: What’s Best?

Internal and External Translation Resources: What’s Best?

Last Updated on November 19, 2018

In today’s digital economy, companies rely heavily on language translation services when they conduct businesses on a global scale. Regardless of the industry in which your company operates, you need to decide whether you will manage your multilingual translation needs in-house or outsource it to a professional translation services provider.

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What can a Translator’s Career Offer to Me?

What can a Translator’s Career Offer to Me?

Last Updated on November 12, 2018

What Do Translators Do?

Translators translate documents from one language into another. A translator’s career usually involves working from a foreign language they speak fluently and translating back into their mother tongue.

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7 Indicators of Creative Potential in a Translator

7 Indicators of Creative Potential in a Translator

Last Updated on November 5, 2018

A skilled translator injects a healthy dose of creativity into their task. The act of translating and the creative process are virtually inseparable, a fact that is especially true in literary translations.

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How to be a Passionate Translator

How to be a Passionate Translator

Last Updated on October 29, 2018

Everyone wishes they could make money for doing nothing. Unfortunately, that is not a reality. That is why consider finding a job you are passionate about. When you do, it doesn’t feel like work as much. Therefore, we will tell you how to become a passionate translator.

Like Confucius said, “Choose a job you love and you won’t have to work a day of your life.”

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Obstacles on the Way to the Perfect Translation

Obstacles on the Way to the Perfect Translation

Last Updated on October 22, 2018

Technology and the information revolution have opened a vast world of knowledge to all of us. Translators must develop work habits and methods that allow them to make the best use of search tools and other resources. Looking for extra-textual information is an essential component of translation, albeit one often overlooked or taken for granted.

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Top 9 Elements to Make Your Content Better for Translation

Top 9 Elements to Make Your Content Better for Translation

Last Updated on October 15, 2018

In today’s globalized world, the demand for accurate, localized foreign language content is growing.

When we are creating any content, we focus on many aspects such as scope, languages, technology, success criteria, goals, and other expected topics. But a critical element of the successful localization, that unfortunately people always omit is a source text quality.  

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How to Overcome Language Barrier with Machine Translation

How to Overcome Language Barrier with Machine Translation

Last Updated on October 1, 2018

Automatic or machine translation is perhaps one of the most challenging artificial intelligence tasks given the fluidity of human language. Classically, rule-based systems were in a popular use for this task, but statistical methods replaced them in the 1990s. More recently, deep neural network models achieve state-of-the-art results in a field that aptly uses the name of neural machine translation.

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What is a Successful Translation Brief Made of?

What is a Successful Translation Brief Made of?

Last Updated on September 24, 2018

A well-written translation brief makes all the difference to the success of a translation project.

The success of any translation or trans-creation project relies on the ability to determine how workable the source text is for the intended audience and to decide how much it needs adaptation to achieve its intended purpose in the target language.

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Is a Language a Strong Factor of Thinking?

Is a Language a Strong Factor of Thinking?

Last Updated on September 17, 2018

People have been asking this question for hundreds of years. Thousands of studies in linguistics didn’t present one clear answer to this seemingly simple question: Is it true that the language I speak shapes my thoughts?

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The Most Outstanding Facts about Translation Services

The Most Outstanding Facts about Translation Services

Last Updated on September 10, 2018

An excellent translation services are a versatile services that can do just about anything you ask them to. These services have a way of sneaking in places you thought to have no area of the translation industry, but they come in, and they have a jolly good time and make you realize that yes, they are useful.

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Do You Think Translator’s Job is Full of Challenges?

Do You Think Translator’s Job is Full of Challenges?

Last Updated on August 28, 2018

Have you ever tried to classify jobs? Some may fit into the category “dangerous”, or “well-paid”, or “difficult”. Actually, the list can be very long and the suggestions can turn to be numerous. But if you were asked about translator, would you say is this job difficult?

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What Makes a Translator Good One?

What Makes a Translator Good One?

Last Updated on August 20, 2018

Do you think that quality translations can be done just like that, without having any unique qualities, without practicing the target language? Many would say they wish it would be so.

Let’s concentrate today on what is an excellent translator and how to motivate oneself to turn into a good one.

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True Spirit of New Zealand Revealed in its Languages

True Spirit of New Zealand Revealed in its Languages

Last Updated on August 13, 2018

English

English is New Zealand’s official language. It is the primary language used for court proceedings, and statutes and other official pronouncements. English is spoken by 96.1 percent of the population.

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Is Freelancing  Undermining the Rules of Immigration?

Is Freelancing  Undermining the Rules of Immigration?

Last Updated on August 6, 2018

Nowadays, freelancing is one of the coolest and most comfortable methods of making money online. Ever since the inception, advancement, spread and the use of the internet, many can now make money in their comfort zone. Freelancing presents society with the opportunity of working anywhere and with anyone in the world without having to get a visa and a work permit. That’s nice, isn’t it?

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One Thing that Really Matters in Translation: Context

One Thing that Really Matters in Translation: Context

Last Updated on July 16, 2018

A language is a way to see and understand the world. It is the vehicle of our ideas, thoughts, and perspectives of our world. However, since a human being is essentially a social animal we perpetually interact with our environment. This interaction with the environment is a factor of time and space. When and where we are interacting determines what actually we are meaning. Therefore, the context is very important in the communication process and that is why it is necessary to pay special attention to this concept.

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What is the Role of Ethics in Translation Industry?

What is the Role of Ethics in Translation Industry?

Last Updated on July 9, 2018

Interpreters and translators serve as the only gateway between two people who speak different languages. Therefore, the role of ethics in translation industry is certainly important.

Because they are usually hired to interpret in stressful or delicate situations, the set of rules and guidelines were created in order to secure and guarantee the high level of professionalism.

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Quick and Useful Guide on Immigrating to New Zealand

Quick and Useful Guide on Immigrating to New Zealand

Last Updated on July 2, 2018

In this article you will learn all about immigrating to New Zealand.

New Zealand is one of the countries on the short list of places where people want to migrate for quiet living.

Though there is a lot of conflicting information about immigrating to New Zealand. Some websites and people make it seem like it’s the easiest thing in the world, and others make it seem next to impossible. The reality is somewhere in the middle.

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Learn How to Prepare for Immigration to New Zealand

Learn How to Prepare for Immigration to New Zealand

Last Updated on June 25, 2018

Getting ready for moving out may be very stressful. But as soon as you have made a decision to immigration to New Zealand, we would recommend considering all the details.

 

There is a set of obligatory elements you must be aware of when you are preparing documents for the immigration to New Zealand:

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How to Start Quality Assured Translation Process

How to Start Quality Assured Translation Process

Last Updated on June 19, 2018

A unique feature of the Harry Clark Translation ‘Quality Assured Translation’ process is a particularly intensive editing stage, which incorporates a form of back translation carried out by a native speaker of the source language. Through this cognitive process, our editors can verify that the translator understood and correctly conveyed the intended meaning and any subtle nuances within your original text. This level of input into the translation process from native speakers of both the source and target languages is unique and is particularly important when dealing with complex topics and information.

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New Zealand: Fascinating Places and Interesting Facts

New Zealand: Fascinating Places and Interesting Facts

Last Updated on June 12, 2018

Do you feel like you are more than ready to explore an absolutely new world? Do you feel like you have energy, ideas, a vision that need to be unleashed?

Then, you need to discover more about New Zealand and add visiting this place into your bucket list.

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5 Helpful Questions about Preparing Your NZ Documents Overseas

5 Helpful Questions about Preparing Your NZ Documents Overseas

Last Updated on May 28, 2018

When you need to use a New Zealand document in another country, you might be asked to get the document apostilled or authenticated. Some countries call this legalisation.

An apostille or authentication is an official government certificate that proves the signature, stamp or seal on a document is genuine.

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Checklist for a Great Translation

Checklist for a Great Translation

Last Updated on April 10, 2018

If everything worked the way that you need to address a translation company – have these questions ever came into your mind: How do I know that the translation is good? How do I know that I can trust this translation? (more…)

Popular Quotes Translated into Arabic

Popular Quotes Translated into Arabic

Last Updated on March 26, 2018

“If you judge people, you have no time to love them.”
― Mother Teresa
  إذا بدأت تحكم على الناس، فلن تجد وقتا لتحبهم.
الأم تيريزا

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Translation and Ethics

Translation and Ethics

Last Updated on March 22, 2018

When it comes to translation and ethics, you’ve got more to think about and understand than just making sure that words are properly used in a sentence. But that’s what makes it such an interesting area.

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Is Language a Tool to Reach Out the World?

Is Language a Tool to Reach Out the World?

Last Updated on February 22, 2018

Have you ever thought about the influence of a language? I mean did you ever think that the language you speak can define numerous factors of your life. We have posed 6 crucial questions about languages and the benefit a language can bring into a human’s life in order to find out whether a language is a tool to reach out the world.

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Tips on How to Make a Perfect Translation

Tips on How to Make a Perfect Translation

Last Updated on February 8, 2018

There is an interesting perspective on the defining the  notion translation – the transformation of a source language into a new document that doesn’t simply repeat what the original said, but one that describes an object, service or fictional world to a different culture, audience and market. So, how to make a perfect translation or at least bring it to this indicator? (more…)

Language Today

Language Today

Last Updated on February 7, 2018

Language is our primary source of communication. It’s the method through which we share our ideas and thoughts with others. Language today is the most powerful tool we have for reaching out to others. We can use it to express our feelings, to spread our ideas, and even to establish peace. (more…)

Test of Legal English Skills

Test of Legal English Skills

Last Updated on January 17, 2018

Toles is world’s leading English exam for lawyers, law students, and legal translators.

The TOLES organization is a private legal training company which was created as a direct result of extensive consultations with a leading commercial law firm. (more…)

15 Things You Didn’t Know About Translation and Languages

15 Things You Didn’t Know About Translation and Languages

Last Updated on October 23, 2017

Translation and languages are closely interrelated concepts.

Language is one of the most complex communication tools elaborated by humankind throughout the centuries. Besides linguistic features such as grammar, syntax, and lexis, each language has its unique cultural specifics and realia that make proper intercultural communication almost impossible without language specialists — translators. (more…)

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