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Starting a Localisation Project? 15 Questions to Answer Before You Begin

Posted by Steve Bailey on 06-Sep-2019 10:53:00

 

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Arriving at a website that wasn’t intended for you can feel a lot like traveling to a foreign country you hadn’t planned to visit.

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Does Your Call Centre Need a Language Services Provider?

Posted by Steve Bailey on 26-Aug-2019 10:38:00

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8% of U.K. residents speak a language other than English at home. Working with a language services provider offers an easy-to-implement opportunity to expand an addressable market.

Considering nearly 10% of British people speak a language other than English at home, it is inevitable that your call centre will have customers who would like to converse in their preferred language.

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Why Price Can Be Misleading When Comparing Language Service Providers

Posted by Steve Bailey on 19-Aug-2019 10:46:00

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When it comes to investing in language interpretation and translation, “price” and “cost” are two very different things.

Price is obviously one of the biggest factors when making a business decision. But when choosing a language service provider (LSP) to interpret the various business languages you serve, there is more to price than meets the eye.

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Best Practices for Healthcare Translations

Posted by Steve Bailey on 05-Aug-2019 09:13:00

 

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The importance of providing translated materials to multicultural patients cannot be overemphasized.

Unfortunately, many healthcare organisations are not sure how to expand their language access programs to include healthcare translation services.

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Measuring the ROI of Language Services in Health Care

Posted by Steve Bailey on 29-Jul-2019 08:20:00

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Quick and accurate communication is imperative in hospital settings.

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New eBook: Preparing for Localisation

Posted by Steve Bailey on 17-Jul-2019 08:14:00

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The internet has opened the door to any company that wants to go global.

With one click, a consumer can now buy shoes from Paris while lying in bed in Beijing or sitting in a Buenos Aires coffee shop.

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How to Avoid Seven Common Localisation Mistakes

Posted by Steve Bailey on 08-Jul-2019 08:03:00

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If your organisation has decided to undertake a localisation project, you’ve already taken an important step toward expanding your reach to a global audience.

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How Hospitals Are Using Video Remote Interpreting to Communicate with Multicultural Patients

Posted by Steve Bailey on 25-Jun-2019 08:20:00

 

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Like many places in the United Kingdom and throughout the United States, Spartanburg, South Carolina, is seeing its diversity grow.

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Changing Language Service Providers? How to Pick the Right Alternative

Posted by Steve Bailey on 17-Jun-2019 08:46:00

 

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The bad news is your language service provider isn’t right for you anymore.

Now the good news: You have an opportunity to start fresh with a new provider. And, if you do it right, you can make the switch seamlessly, without impacting the individuals you serve or inconveniencing your staff. Before making the switch, here are five steps you should take to ensure you select and transition to the right provider.

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E-Book: Why Language Is an Essential Element of the ‘Bank of the Future’

Posted by Steve Bailey on 04-Jun-2019 10:05:00

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In financial circles, much of the discussion around the “bank of the future” has revolved around digitisation—bringing the in-branch experience to the user, wherever he or she maybe.

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