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Juggling too many translation providers?

For certain things in life, having “too many” is preferable to having “too few”—pairs of shoes, golf clubs, vacation days. But is it the same when it comes to translation providers? Common Sense Advisory revealed that more than 95 percent … Continue reading

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10 crucial ways to ensure high quality translations

It’s the million dollar question that is a staple to your company’s global success: How are you sure your translations are high quality – especially if you don’t speak the language? Some may argue it’s a matter of partnering with … Continue reading

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Ensuring translation quality part 10: Requesting business metrics

Even after your translation project is all said and done, your translation vendor’s work is far from over. In fact, some of the most useful information can come from a vendor’s analysis of your translation projects. Having access to valuable … Continue reading

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Ensuring translation quality part 9: Partnering with your vendor

There are many processes that a translation vendor can implement for you that help ensure your translations are top-notch. Yet, a vendor’s work without your assistance is like sneakers without laces. Asentencewithnospaces. It just doesn’t work. It may sound cliché, … Continue reading

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Ensuring translation quality part 8: Auditing your vendor

Auditing a vendor to partner with can be a vital step for finding adherence to particular processes and standards. When it comes to the quality of your translations, this is especially important. Auditing your translation vendor can give you a … Continue reading

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Ensuring translation quality part 6: Planning for corrective action

Imagine this: a member on your translation management staff identities an “awkward” translation in your company’s content. It could be just a misread, but it could also be a major issue. After raising the suspicion to your translation vendor, they … Continue reading

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