Category Archives: Amsall

“Twitter in FIGS Through Crowdsourced Translation”

From “Global Watchtower”: Twitter is going to make its site available in French, Italian, German, and Spanish (collectively known in the language services industry as “FIGS“ What do you think? Are you going to volunteer? A.M.Sall P.S. Click here to … Continue reading

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Ingratitude!

Remember the “Decimation” post here, back in May 2007? Now take a look at this terrible tale of ingratitude from Matthew Bennett‘s blog. What do you think of the way Britain treats our colleagues? A.M.Sall P.S. Click here to download … Continue reading

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“How To Break into the Translation Industry”

Here is a great article from the “Translation and Interpretation Blog” . Just check it out and remember to download the PDF! Very interesting 🙂 Enjoy! A.M.Sall P.S. Click here to download your copy of “The Insider Guide to The … Continue reading

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A Freelance Translator’s Recession Survival Kit

Image via Wikipedia Here is a guest post from our good friend Ofer Tirosh over at Tomedes *** A freelance translator’s recession survival kit The economy is down big time, and it seems that survival would be bleak for quite … Continue reading

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“Linguistically-aware Leadership”

Image via Wikipedia Remember my post on Obama and more translation work? Commonsense Advisory’s Global Watchtower blog’s latest issue brings us a post titled “Early Signs of Linguistically-Aware Leadership” There is a good attempt to answer the question: “How will … Continue reading

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“50 Things Your Customers Wish You Knew”

Cover of Post Awesome blog post by Sonia Simone (Remarkable  Communication. Please go there and sign up, at least for email updates). Read and “internalize” (one of my friends’ favorite words!). Once you’ve read and internalized it, you won’t need … Continue reading

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Localisation is more than a Game for some Eastern Industries…

Image via Wikipedia Here a is a guest post I just received from my friends at Lingo24, which as you know, is one of my favorite Translation Agencies. (Note that I haven’t changed the original British spelling, I hope you … Continue reading

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