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What is localization and why is it important to your business?

Posted by Tomedes on September 14, 2016 – 6:28 am Filed under Language Translation Advice, Translation Advice
It’s great that your business is using professional translation services to connect with customers and liaise with suppliers around the world, but are you also using localization and, if not, should you be?   What is localization?   Localization is...
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Is it worth the effort of translating your business letters and emails?

Posted by Tomedes on June 22, 2016 – 9:52 am Filed under Corporate Translation, Translation Advice, Translation Discussion, Translation Musings
You’ve written a great business letter (or email) to an important overseas contact and you’re keen to send it out. But pause for a moment before you lick that stamp (or click that ‘send’ icon) and consider: would it be...
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The importance of professional translation in the modern business world

Posted by Tomedes on May 24, 2016 – 6:14 am Filed under Corporate Translation, Legal Translation, Translation Advice, Translation Musings
Professional translation services play an important role in the modern business world. From trade deals to new partnerships to international conferences, professional translation helps companies and individuals come together to improve their business practices, source better deals and engage more...
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5 areas of your business where professional translation is essential

Posted by Tomedes on March 30, 2016 – 8:15 am Filed under Corporate Translation, Translation Advice, Translation Services
We often hear how multilingual individuals can use their language abilities to advance their careers and increase their income, but businesses don’t need to have a team of in-house linguistic experts in order to use other languages to their advantage....
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5 things professional translation can do for your business

Posted by Tomedes on February 15, 2016 – 7:09 pm Filed under Corporate Translation, Translation Advice, Translation Services
Professional translation can help to shape and mould your business in many ways. Here we present five of the most exciting ways that it can impact on your company.   1. Increase your customer base   Professional translation enables you...
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Top tips on how to choose a translation company

Posted by Tomedes on November 25, 2015 – 8:55 am Filed under Language Translation Advice, Translation Advice, Translation Musings, Translation Services
In the translation industry, just as in other sectors, there are good and bad companies. Ensuring you use a respectable translation company is essential if you want accurate translations, delivered on time and with a certificate of translation. But how...
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6 Tips to Avoid Misunderstandings When Ordering a Translation Job

Posted by Tomedes on December 9, 2014 – 7:19 am Filed under Translation Advice, Translation Discussion
Misunderstandings and mistranslations can lead to disastrous outcomes, especially when you’re having an important business project translated.  Language barriers and mistranslations have led to newsworthy controversy in the United Kingdom and in the healthcare industry in recent years. There’s a...
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5 Useful Marketing Tips for Translators

Posted by Tomedes on August 27, 2014 – 3:56 am Filed under Translation Advice
Professional translators are not necessarily also marketing experts and it can be daunting to know where and how to best market your services. What do you need to spend? How can you reach the right audiences? How much time will...
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Why translation isn’t something every bilingual can do

Posted by Tomedes on June 25, 2014 – 4:28 am Filed under Translation Advice
Professional translation is a skilled art. Being able to speak two languages doesn’t automatically qualify you as a translator, though it is of course one of the fundamental requirements of the job. So why isn’t translation something that every bilingual...
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How to take your first steps as a translator

Posted by Tomedes on May 22, 2014 – 6:33 am Filed under Freelance Translators, Translation Advice
As all of Tomedes’ professional human translators know, working in the translation industry is a fulfilling and rewarding career choice that allows talented individuals to use their linguistic skills to the full. But for those just considering translation as a...
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