Category Archives: Buying Translations

  1. Global Expansion Can Be Hindered without Proper Translation Services

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    October 14, 2016 by atacompass

    By Karen Cohen – Contributing writer (Note: This article appeared in the Atlanta Business Chronicle on October 11, 2016.) According …
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  2. The High Cost of Cheap Translation: Why You Shouldn’t Skimp When Leaping the Language Barrier

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    August 3, 2016 by atacompass

    You pay for the best product development and manufacturing. Your legal and administrative people are top-notch. You choose your advertising …
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  3. Don’t Get Lost in Translation. Get It Right!

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    June 14, 2016 by atacompass

    We’ve all seen them: eyebrow-raising “translations” that leave you either shaking your head or slapping your knee. Just ask Google …
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  4. Automation Doesn’t Solve Everything: Six Things You Should Know About Machine Translation

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    June 6, 2016 by atacompass

    Taco Bell’s return to Japan in 2015 was widely anticipated, but the company’s launch of its Japanese-language website spawned a …
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  5. What is a Certified Translation?

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    May 25, 2016 by atacompass

    In the United States a certified translation consists of the following three parts: 1)       The source-language (original) text 2)       The …
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  6. Five ways to increase translation quality while keeping costs under control

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    April 1, 2016 by atacompass

    Many translation clients wonder how to obtain a high-quality translation within the constraints of a project’s budget. While it’s important …
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  7. Ten steps to make your technical translation projects a success

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    March 1, 2016 by atacompass

    This article describes ten effective steps technical writers, publishers, or communications managers can take to ensure that translation projects go …
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