Why Does My Conference Need a Translator?

By Atlas LS

In today’s global economy, leaders from many industries are meeting with peers from a broader geographic area than ever before. As industry conferences become worldwide events, the need to communicate with colleagues speaking different languages is paramount. Many of these conference attendees only speak his or her native language and finding ways to break the … Continued

CMS Wire: Tips for Vendor-Bought Translations

By Atlas LS

For full article, click here for CMS Wire.   Enright is rooted in his belief that this diligent oversight creates better translations, improving Papa John’s communication overall. But industry professionals say too much internal review can actually make translations worse. Kevin McQuire is president and CEO of¬†Atlas Language Services, a Chicago-based translation company, and he … Continued

How Translation Companies Help With Communication

By Atlas LS

As communication and technology become more advanced, the world is becoming more globalized. This process is bringing more and more people from different cultures and backgrounds into direct interaction with each other. From business meetings to political debates, members of different countries are constantly communicating in a wide variety of different venues. However, this globalized … Continued

Common Clients for Translation Services

By Atlas LS

Any individual or business that’s willing to relocate or expand is in need of professional interpretation services. Some people need to translate medical documents every month, while others need daily translations of an eCommerce website. Here are a few clients that benefit from the use of¬†translation services. Diplomats and Ambassadors Diplomats represent the best social … Continued

Translating Literature: Can Poetry Be Faithfully Translated, Or Is There No Hope?

By Atlas LS

Literary translation has been the subject of much debate in the fields of linguistics and comparative literature. Translators must take into account not just literal meaning, but also the form and aesthetic of a poem. How can translators present readers with a text that is loyal to the source, and preserves the aesthetic functions imperative … Continued

4 Reasons Your Business Needs a Professional Interpreter

By Atlas LS

Many businesses may not think they need translators to communicate with their clients, but the reality is that not everyone in the world speaks English, and in a world that’s becoming increasingly diverse, it’s important for global companies to remember the importance of using professional interpreters and translators to communicate with other businesses and clients … Continued

The Problems We Run Into With Translation Programs And Services

By Atlas LS

Translation software, programs, and websites all have their pros and cons. You cannot expect that every translation will be perfect because there are many things that happen when one language is translated into another. English is not a good language to translate into, and it is important that you understand how this process works for … Continued

The Present And Future Of Translation For Global Companies

By Atlas LS

Pavel Danaev, former head of the Sochi 2014 translations unit, is currently head of the Translations Unit at Sportsmaster. Sportsmaster sells over 150 affluential sporting brands. Danaev believes there is an evident similarity between the two. In both entities translation is a vital part of the day-to-day operations. There is a great deal of material … Continued

Google Translate is Not Good Enough for Court

By Atlas LS

This man was arrested because of Google Translate…but then was also alleviated from that arrest for the same reason. Foreign languages are tough, there’s no argument there. With the growing technological times and new “quick fixes” when it comes to things like translation, Google Translate can seem like a great tool. However, it is not … Continued