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Hotel Signs Must Be Translated Correctly - Part 1

Hotel Signs Must Be Translated Correctly - Part 1 | One Hour Translation
When hotels are trying to attract guests from all over the world to their hotel, they understand that they must be competitive, and probably, more importantly, their important documents such as Tourist Brochures, Terms and Conditions, Hotel Restaurant Menus, Webpages, and so on, must be translated into languages that their foreign guests can understand. Not only must the advertising be appealing to international visitors, but their guests won’t even consider staying at these hotels unless they feel welcome, safe, catered for, and they’re assured of having a comfortable stay.

Have You Read Shakespeare?

Have You Read Shakespeare? | One Hour Translation
Widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language, William Shakespeare is considered to be the world’s pre-eminent dramatist. An English poet, actor and playwright, Shakespeare is often referred to as the Bard of Avon and England’s National Poet. He was born in the United Kingdom is 1564 and died in 1616.

Handy Tips for New Freelance Translators - Part 2

Handy Tips for New Freelance Translators - Part 2 | One Hour Translation
Dealing with many clients at the same time can adversely affect your life, meaning that you’re always stressed, your time management goes out the window, and sleeping peacefully at night is something you vaguely remember doing in the past! It’s simply not worth it! Try to find one or two clients with larger projects, instead of having 10 clients with very small projects.

How to Complete All Translation Projects Successfully - Part 2

How to Complete All Translation Projects Successfully - Part 2 | One Hour Translation
Walking away from your workspace when you’re trying to resolve a problem is sometimes not the best solution, so having little treats nearby means your train of thought doesn’t have to stop completely. That being said, though, sometimes walking away from a problem is the ideal way of resolving an issue; because the simple act of leaving the problem area allows your brain/memory to bring the answer to you. You’ll know when it’s time to walk away; you’ll also know when it’s appropriate to stay on the job and enjoy a little treat.

What is Cryptophasia?

What is Cryptophasia? | One Hour Translation
Cryptophasia is the name given for the secret language of twins! The twins may be fraternal or identical, but this phenomenon is a language developed between these two children that only they can understand. In the word Cryptophasia, crypto means secret and phasia mean speech. Today we understand that twin languages are not as unusual as originally thought.

Translation Clients: Getting the Most from Your Budget - Part 2

Translation Clients: Getting the Most from Your Budget - Part 2 | One Hour Translation
It may not be a simple task finding an agency that’s dependable and reliable; an agency that can handle your specialty field. It’s important to note that translation is a huge area of study, and not all agencies will be able to handle your type of translation. So, before awarding your project to an agency, go online and research the agency you’re considering hiring and check out the reviews from previous clients. Of course, once you find the perfect translation agency for your type of translation work; you’re satisfied with the accuracy and quality of the delivered project, and you received excellent customer service, then you’ll have someone to call on for future projects.

Translation Clients: Getting the Most from Your Budget - Part 1

Translation Clients: Getting the Most from Your Budget - Part 1 | One Hour Translation
As in all industries, there are good translation services and then there are top-quality translation services (like One Hour Translation) and having just a little knowledge of best practices will place you in a better position for getting exactly what you need – and that is an accurate and high-quality translation. You’re the customer, and you should get exactly what you need!