A Brief Look at Legal Translations

By Atlas LS

There are certain industries where following the rules is of utmost importance. In the medical industry, it’s necessary that patient records be kept confidential. In the legal industry, the documents must be written correctly to be admissible in court. There are certain rules and regulations to consider in the work of legal translations. Legal Rules … Continued

Differences Between Translators and Interpreters

By Atlas LS

Although translation and interpretation are analogous linguistic disciplines, they are not identical. Translators convert a written message from one language into another language whereas interpreters convey an oral message from one language into another language. The skills, training, and knowledge needed for being both a talented translator and gifted interpreter are so different, however, that … Continued

Neural Machine Technology and the Translation Industry

By Atlas LS

The global translation industry is worth $40 billion, which is certainly nothing to scoff at. That said, there’s bound to be a big shakeup on the horizon. Machine learning could make serious inroads into the translation industry with something known as neural machine technology. Translation experts believe that within three years neural machine technology could … Continued

Translating Sensitive Discussion Topics

By Atlas LS

People who are fluent in more than one language have the unique opportunity to choose fascinating careers as a translator. There are several different facets of translating services and experts in the field can choose careers that allow them to travel around the world. Freelance translators can earn their living while exploring the world and … Continued

5 of the Most Useful Languages

By Atlas LS

There are many languages you can choose to have translated at your conference. To save on costs, you’ll need to choose which are most important based on the languages your attendees speak. Knowing what the most useful languages are can help you in making many types of business decisions, such as where to hold a … Continued

The Importance of Conference Translation Services

By Atlas LS

In the fast-paced world we live in, ideas are travelling faster and faster. The globe is growing smaller, and cultural exchange is the new frontier of innovation. Nowhere is this more evident than in the International Conferences that have become the cornerstone for idea sharing in any large industry. For the sake of brevity, let’s … Continued

The Importance of Choosing Just the Right Word

By Atlas LS

History students around the world learned about the speech that President John Kennedy gave in Berlin, Germany in June 1963. At the time, tensions were heightened due to a chilly political climate that became known as the Cold War. What does this moment in history have to do with translation? It has everything to do … Continued

Seven Tips for the Best Translations

By Atlas LS

Translating requires more attention than most non-professional translators can give. Whether you are an experienced or inexperienced translator, it’s important that you don’t ignore your mistakes. Here are seven tips to improve your translating skills. 1. Create a Translation Plan Start by creating a plan that outlines all of the steps that you’ll take to … Continued

The Challenges of Speaking Multiple Languages

By Atlas LS

Speaking more than one language is a dream for many people. Their job opportunities increase, they travel more and they receive a lot of respect and admiration. However, in addition to the benefits, there are challenges to speaking multiple languages. It’s important to focus on the problems that affect language learners. Choosing One Language Over … Continued

Saving Patients’ Lives: The Importance of a Medical Translator

By Atlas LS

The healthcare industry is becoming more important as people start to live longer. Translators are needed to work with certain medical professionals or their patients. They need to work and create the fewest number of errors on documents. Learn more about the importance of hiring efficient medical translators. Types of Medical Documents When people think … Continued