Global Language Services Industry Update 2019

Global Language Services Industry Update 2019

One of the fastest-growing industries in the world today is one that is seldom recognized as such: the global language services industry.  Some studies suggest that the worth of this exploding business will be about $45 billion by 2020, up by about $5 billion...
What Is a Conference Interpreter?

What Is a Conference Interpreter?

If you’ve ever attended a conference where presentations or speeches were interpreted by a linguist during the course of the meeting, then you already know – at least in a very basic way – the tasks performed by most conference interpreters. But what you may not know...
Medical Interpreter for Hospitals and Clinics

Medical Interpreter for Hospitals and Clinics

One of the industries in which interpreters play a vital role should come as no surprise: the medical field, where a miscommunication between doctor and patient can have devastating consequences. But having an interpreter in a medical setting isn’t just a convenience;...
Content Marketing Campaign Translations & Localization

Content Marketing Campaign Translations & Localization

Most modern marketing professionals would agree that content marketing is amazingly effective. Although content marketing has been around for decades – and even longer than that – it has become particularly popular since the advent of the Internet. Put quite simply,...
Most Spoken Official Languages in Africa

Most Spoken Official Languages in Africa

One of the most fascinating continents on the planet is also one of the largest, so it should come as no surprise that Africa is home to over a billion people. But the number of languages spoken by the people of Africa may come as a shock – approximately 2,000! That...
UK English vs US English

UK English vs US English

Many non-native English speakers can attest to the fact that English is an extremely challenging and difficult language to learn. While that is undoubtedly true – for non-native and native speakers alike – it’s even truer when considering how English differs depending...
Human Translation for the New Mobile Society

Human Translation for the New Mobile Society

If you’re a business owner or manager, you may wonder what human translation has to do with mobile apps and communication devices. If so, we have some useful information for you. Some surveys suggest that over half the people on the planet currently use a mobile...