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Localization – Dealing with Colloquialisms  | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sun, 19.04.2015
Posted on 19.04.2015 - 06:39pm
In the last article we discussed localization in general, and blunders that have been made when businesses have rushed their launch into a foreign market. Today we’re dealing with a nuance of the...
Localization – Get It Right the First Time | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sun, 19.04.2015
Posted on 19.04.2015 - 06:38pm
It’s such a simple idea that it’s no wonder so many businesses do it. Your business is raging in your home country, and you’ve started to branch out to other markets. Then comes the final frontier –...
When Is It Okay To Work For Free? | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 18.04.2015
Posted on 18.04.2015 - 08:31pm
Working for free has a bad name, and many professionals will say not to do it. They say it is degrading and shows that you have no confidence about your skills and experience. They say that when you...
Eating Healthy While Travelling | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 18.04.2015
Posted on 18.04.2015 - 08:30pm
Translation experts often find themselves travelling, which can be enjoyable but also disruptive. Regular routines are suddenly non-existent, and the reliable things from our home are difficult to...
How Young Children Learn a Language | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 18.04.2015
Posted on 18.04.2015 - 08:29pm
Infants start acquiring language the day that they are born. They receive messages from the bodies and voices of the people around them, and soon learn that they can communicate back. Even before...
Decluttering Your Office Space | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 18.04.2015
Posted on 18.04.2015 - 08:28pm
A decluttered office space is a pleasure to work in. Tasks get carried out quicker, important files don’t get lost, and stress levels decline. Professionals working in translation might have several...
Amazing Travel Destinations for Freelancers | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 18.04.2015
Posted on 18.04.2015 - 08:27pm
As a translation freelancer, you may be able to work from your laptop using an Internet connection. This means that you can travel while you work, as long as you factor in enough time for your...
Is Minimalism The Lifestyle For You? | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 18.04.2015
Posted on 18.04.2015 - 08:26pm
Freelance translation professionals may suit a minimalist lifestyle, because they already have a love for freedom and flexibility, and the simple things in life. Minimalism is a growing trend, as...
The Perfect Career for School Leavers | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 18.04.2015
Posted on 18.04.2015 - 08:24pm
Young people experience a lot of pressure to map out their future lives, including a career that will be viable for the long-term. Parents and teachers may demand young people think about what they...

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