Communication plays a critical role in all aspects of organizational management, especially when it comes to managing data security. It helps managers and their subordinates to perform their functions besides serving as the foundation for planning. As a business owner or manager, one of the most important decisions that you can make is developing an effective corporate communication strategy. Check out our guide to how good communication can help your business:
Your employment brand is the very essence of your recruitment strategy. It represents your company’s values not only in terms of human resource management but also in terms of brand reputation. This is why all international corporations should make it their priority to translate all key elements of their employment brand. It goes without saying that as the reputation of your company is at stake, it is crucial that these translations are carried out by true language professionals.
Language professionals often hear people say, “in a few years we’ll no longer need translators” or “now computers can translate even better than a human”. There’s no denying that machine translation or “MT” has improved by leaps and bounds over the past couple of years. Translators are well aware of the role that MT plays and will continue to play within the translation process, and have adapted their way of working according to changes in technology. (more…)
When accessing an international Virtual Data Room as part of merger or acquisitions project, you will most likely be dealing with hundreds of documents, possibly in a language, your team are not able to understand. It is common that, in the complex procedures involved in negotiating a merger or acquisition, companies overlook or fail to provide for translation costs, resulting in last-minute budget issues that could have otherwise been avoided.
To give you an idea, you could be looking at upwards of 200,000 dollars for a translation project of around 500 documents. If you are naturally looking to cut costs whilst still getting a thorough, punctual translation service, it is always a good idea to work alongside a certified translation service provider, with whom you may consider the following steps and procedures: (more…)
Planning a new translation project for your business? You might be tempted to ask for a test translation from your language service provider to make sure they can provide you the quality you are looking for. However, it may not always be necessary to delay the translation process by requesting one. The best strategy is to consider the nature of your project and what you expect from the agency, communicate your needs clearly and if you are still in doubt, request a test translation. (more…)
Thanks to our years of experience as a professional translation agency, we’ve mastered the art of taking on all types of document, from good old-fashioned Word to more complex files requiring specific tools. That being said, no other file poses as many issues as the PDF (Portable Document Format) file, a format we often work with here at BeTranslated. Find out below just how we deal with these files to provide our clients with a top-quality service. (more…)