Check out today’s blog for an insider’s view on what it’s like to be a Translation and Interpreting Studies student. Carmen talks about the challenges she faced and what she would change about this area of study if she could. If this is relevant to your experience, don’t forget to let us know about it!
Check Carmen out as she writes about her experiences as a Translation Studies student and the challenges and possibilities of a career in translation. Carmen nos cuenta sus experiencias como estudiante de Traducción e Interpretación en España y nos habla de los retos y las posibilidades de escoger esta carrera.
Check out three quick tips from James, CSOFT International’s chief quality control and assurance expert. He’ll shed light on how quality is influenced by communication and customization. James will also explain what “quality massaging” is and why it is so important, so stop on by!
Are you a student studying translation or a recently graduated, young translator? Stop on by and read about the advantages of entering the language services industry. Learn more about the Juvenes Translatores/Young Translators contest and extend your congratulations to the 27 winners of 2010! If you’re looking for ways to test your translation skills, stop by for links to additional contests.
Stop on by to check out three quick tips on working more smoothly with your LSP’s project managers from one of CSOFT’s expert project managers, Jayki. If you’re a translation buyer or document manager, these tips are for you. And if you’ve got any pointers of your own, feel free to share them with the rest of our readers!
Just last Thursday, the localization and internationalization experts at IMUG hosted an event at Adobe’s headquarters in San Jose in which CSOFT’s Uwe Muegge and Matt Arney presented two of CSOFT’s most recent developments in language technology. Stop on by for a quick recap of the event and more information about translation tools in the cloud.
Stop on by to check out three quick tips for getting the most out of your localization budget from one of CSOFT’s expert business development managers and consultants, Annette Hemera. If you’re a translation buyer or document manager, these tips are for you. And if you’ve got any pointers of your own, feel free to share them with the rest of our readers!
Have you heard the news about Starbucks’ new logo? Apparently, there’s a big fuss online because they removed the company’s name and the word “coffee” from the logo, leaving only the iconic representative of their products, the green siren. Fans of Starbucks seemed to be fairly against the change, but it’s possible that the removal of the words from the logo is an important part of Starbucks’ globalization strategy. If you’re interested in international branding, business, or language, you should stop on by and let us know what YOU think about this wordless logo that’s left so many consumers speechless.
Successful sales strategies in Europe aren’t so simple as offering a good product at a good price. In order to effectively network and sell your products or services in the European market, you need to have an intimate understanding of culture, language, and history in your target market(s). Stop on by and see what Petra Held, a localization expert and business development manager at CSOFT, has to say about the relationship between culture, language, and different sales approaches in Europe.
Just a quick note to let you know that Simply CSOFT will be taking a short break until after the New Year, and also to inform you that, if you’re a translation buyer or in need of translation services, CSOFT does handle urgent requests over the holidays. Stop on by for our contact information, and to see what we can do for you. Thanks, and happy holidays!
Woot woot! It’s Friday again, so make sure to stop on by and check out the eleventh issue of “Your Own Terms,” the biweekly comic about Sir Terminus: Crusader of Logic, Manly Valor, and Multilingual Terminology Management. In this week’s issue, Tammy the Terminologist makes an abortive attempt at holding a politically correct holiday party. Enjoy!
Stop on by to check out three quick tips on terminology management and localization from CSOFT’s Chief Architect, Sam. If you’re a translation buyer, translator or document manager, these tips are for you. And if you’ve got any pointers of your own, feel free to share them with the rest of our readers!