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The Relevance of Undergraduate Translation Programs Today | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Tue, 16.09.2014
Posted on 16.09.2014 - 07:09pm
You’d be amazed (or not) to know how many people assume I am barely scratching out a living in my career as a translation services expert. Many people seem to assume two things about this career path...
How To Write Horrible Ad Copy | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Tue, 16.09.2014
Posted on 16.09.2014 - 07:06pm
Sometimes I am convinced that if I were to find myself going to hell after I die, I’d find myself in a small office with a small desk, damned to write ad copy for the rest of my life. Ad copy can be...
Proper Names - To Translate or Not to Translate | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Mon, 15.09.2014
Posted on 15.09.2014 - 05:27pm
In translation, as in many things, there are very few rules that have exactly zero exceptions. This is one of the maddening things about translation services – you start off learning all these useful...
Today's Translation Technology | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Mon, 15.09.2014
Posted on 15.09.2014 - 05:22pm
I’m old enough to remember when just about every now-standard technology was bright and shiny and new and requiring a team of enthusiastic salespeople to show up at the office and spend three days...
Perfecting Your Processes | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sun, 14.09.2014
Posted on 14.09.2014 - 06:55pm
If you’re like me, you hear the word “workflow” and you drift away with the sound of waves crashing in your ears as you retreat to your happy place. We’ve all been assaulted with “corporate speak,”...
Approaching Outsourcing as a Small- to Medium-Sized Business | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sun, 14.09.2014
Posted on 14.09.2014 - 06:51pm
Outsourcing is quickly transforming from a deprecated concept that got passions in an uproar just a few years ago to being just another strategy for most businesses to consider and weigh. While...
The Forgotten Bilinguals of Ireland | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 13.09.2014
Posted on 13.09.2014 - 06:01pm
When discussing many of the countries in the European Union these days, it’s common to focus on the economic woes that have beset some of the previously prosperous members, such as Spain or Ireland....
Internationalisation | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 13.09.2014
Posted on 13.09.2014 - 05:55pm
As a word-nerd and professional provider of translation services I’ve often been accused (usually by my own family) of loving the sound of my own voice too much, and being a little too in love with...
The Value of eBooks | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Fri, 12.09.2014
Posted on 12.09.2014 - 07:10pm
The world of Internet marketing moves pretty fast, so it’s always interesting when any aspect of digital promotion has staying power. After all, if you could time-travel back just a few years the way...

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