Four Services Your Translation Agency Offers that You’ve Never Heard Of

People almost always ask us if we offer this or that service. That’s fair enough—the linguistic offerings at a company dedicated to translation are broader than most people would expect. But, since you asked, we’ll make the most of the question and tell you about four linguistic services your translation agency offers that you’ve probably […]

ISO Standard 9001:2008 For SMBS: The Only Possible Path For Growth

ISO STANDARD 9001:2008 AT A TRANSLATION AGENCY   When you consider the financial and human risks posed by a translation error, you’ll realize that it’s only logical to choose a certified language service provider. Attention to detail and systematic definition of processes ultimately have a major impact on the quality of a translation. But what […]

Checklist: How To Prepare Content For Translation

A professional translator is a highly-qualified individual who can take your text or document and brings it into the desired target language without the audience noticing the translation. But translators can’t work miracles. As a buyer of translation services, there are many ways you can help your language service provider. Furthermore (and this is very […]

Medical Assistance Programs Dictionary

We’ve just come across an interesting table for anyone dealing with US Departments of Welfare or Medical Assistance Programs. If you are struggling to understand some of these acronyms, you may find this table of definitions/descriptions of acronyms, words, and terms very useful.   Here is the link:   Medical Assistance Programs Dictionary   Find out about […]

simultaneous or consecutive interpreting—which to choose?

The day of your overseas colleagues’ visit is fast approaching, and everything is ready. – Their reception at the airport – The itinerary – The (already translated) documents to be presented and discussed – The dinner with regional managers But that’s not everything… There’s one detail that still hasn’t been taken care of. It doesn’t […]

Happy Holidays

Season’s Greeting from Argentina Happy Holidays from Ocean Translations!   We sincerely thank you for your business and look forward to working with you in 2017. With our understanding of communications and the Latin American market, our mission is to help you grow and compete internationally by delivering high-end linguistic solutions to match the needs […]

Don’t Leave This Service Out Of Your Translation Project

Let’s say you need to translate a pamphlet into another language—Spanish, for example—because you want to offer your services to folks in another country. This hypothetical graphic document was designed by a local professional. It’s several pages long and includes both text and images, and (let’s say) it details the medical services that your clinic […]

Translation Memories: Four Benefits For Your Business

Translation tools have changed and thoroughly optimized the work done by translation agencies. But these systems don’t just make things better for us as translators—they also make our clients happy and help them save money. How? Let’s take a look. First of all, let’s set the stage. Have you ever heard of translation memories? It’s […]