1. 5 Shortcomings of Using Machine Translation Services

    On the surface, machine translation appears to be a cool and efficient way to speed up the rate that documents can be translated, as well as bring down overall costs making it a higher choice in doing certain tasks. However, there are major disadvantages of utilizing this system of translation vs. human translation.… Read More
  2. The 6 Toughest Languages for English Speakers to Learn

    Some languages pose a greater challenge to learn than others. In fact, some languages are downright difficult to master. There is the need for all kinds of businesses to avail themselves of interpreters and translators. These are six of the hardest languages in the world to learn for English speakers: Japanese: Japanese is… Read More
  3. 6 Tips for Working with an Interpreter

    Working with an interpreter has become more and more commonplace in a world of increasing diversity. Globalization has made this a necessity in some cases and smart business people know this. However, do you know how to best optimize your use of interpreters? There are a few things clients can do to ensure… Read More
  4. 6 Documents Your Medical Practice Should Have Translated

    There is no single language spoken in the United States, as the country is a melting pot of diverse cultures and ethnic backgrounds. In 2015, the Census reported an approximate 350 languages spoken in homes throughout America, which can make dire situations even more complex in the medical setting.1 Anyone can end up… Read More
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    5 Myths about Translation and Translators

    Translators often face a difficult time when it comes to a misinformed public. After all, most people never avail themselves of an interpreter at any point in their lives. Thus, translators and interpreters have to educate the clients about the industry in order to debunk the myths that seem to keep on circulating… Read More
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    6 Qualities of a Good Interpreter

    The distance between countries is shrinking all the time due to globalization. However, as this distance recedes the one thing that still separates various cultures is language. Business people in particular find it necessary to be able to communicate with other professionals around the world whose first language is not the same as… Read More
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    4 Reasons Cyclists Make Great Technical Translators

    Believe it or not, cycling is a sport that requires quite a bit of dedication, training, and hard work. Like an effective technical translator does for their projects, cyclists must pour a significant amount of time and energy into their sport. And, because of the overlaps in the work ethic and persistence between… Read More
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    GlobalSpeak Translations Donates To Houston Food Bank For Every Mile Cycled

    With the Houston Food Bank experiencing a greater need from the Houston community during the COVID-19 pandemic, GlobalSpeak Translations has voluntarily stepped up. The Houston Food Bank, always a lifeline to families in the Houston community as they provide much-needed meals, is being supported by GlobalSpeak Translations. The translation services company in Houston,… Read More