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News | 21.04.2021

Transcreation: what is transcreation, when to use it and some practical transcreation examples

What is transcreation?   The word transcreation is derived from the words translation and creation. As implied by its etymology, transcreation is not just about translating a text into another language. Transcreation is designed to replicate the impact of the text on the reader in the target language so that the transcreated content provokes the…

Transcreation: what is transcreation, when to use it and some practical transcreation examples

Translators | 09.03.2021

Meet the Translator – Hayley

  In this blog, we speak to one of our regular translators, Hayley, about her experience working as a translator, her background and her passion for languages.   Hi Hayley, tell us more about yourself!   Hi! I’ve been a translator for 9 years now and have been working with The Translation People for over…

Meet the Translator – Hayley

Services | 10.02.2021

Different approaches to audio transcription

What is audio transcription?   Audio transcription involves recording the spoken word (either from digital format, such as a video or audio file, or spoken live) in written form. Audio transcription is often performed to evaluate the content of a piece of audio, for example in court cases or in a disciplinary hearing. Alternatively, it…

Different approaches to audio transcription

News | 29.10.2020

Trick or treat? The etymology of Halloween words

One of the wonderful things about language is the way in which different languages influence and draw their origins from each other. You may know that the word ‘Halloween’ itself is derived from the English All Hallows’ Eve, but we decided to delve deeper into the etymology of some of the holiday’s essential spooky words!…

Trick or treat? The etymology of Halloween words

News | 15.09.2020

Translations to African and Eastern European languages vital for UK business growth

  Brexit has caused a major shake-up for businesses that had been planning to expand into Europe. The uncertain nature of what the future holds for the UK’s relationship with countries like France, Germany and Spain has seen fewer companies seek a new footprint within EU territory and instead, they are looking further afield. In…

Translations to African and Eastern European languages vital for UK business growth

Translation technology | 03.09.2020

The Importance of Terminology Management.

After a hard day’s work there is nothing better than getting home and popping on your dressing gown, or your bathrobe (…or is it your housecoat?), getting comfortable on the sofa, or couch…or should that be settee (?!), and then tucking into a barm, or a cob…or even a bread roll or muffin! All these…

The Importance of Terminology Management.

Translation technology | 03.08.2020

Remote Interpreting: Zoom vs Remote Interpreter from The Translation People

The demand for remote interpreting software has increased by more than 200% since March of this year, according to translation thinktank Common Sense Advisory. Businesses have had to find solutions to the problem of having discussions, conferences and meetings in different languages during the travel restrictions brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, and there are…

Remote Interpreting: Zoom vs Remote Interpreter from The Translation People

Services | 04.05.2020

Increasing international business with translation services

The benefits of using translation services to communicate with non-English speakers and boost international growth have long been documented. And with much of the world’s economy in shutdown and the prospect of a prolonged global recession looming, it is important for businesses to look for alternative markets to mitigate the long-term effects of the crisis….

Increasing international business  with translation services

Translation technology | 01.04.2020

E-Learning localisation: Keeping the wheels of business turning

At this time, more than ever, a company needs to communicate effectively and engage with its employees, wherever in the world they may be located, and a key success factor will be to communicate with them in their native language, which is where e-learning localisation becomes crucial. Whilst business for many may be experiencing a…

E-Learning localisation: Keeping the wheels of business turning

News | 05.03.2020

When it comes to reducing translation costs: think smarter, not cheaper.

When it comes to reducing the cost of your translation – it’s not about being cheaper, it’s about being smarter. At The Translation People we combine two important variables to ensure we offer clients our most competitive pricing, while also ensuring the highest levels of translation quality. These two variables are: how we work and…

When it comes to reducing translation costs: think smarter, not cheaper.

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