Diplomatic Translation

E67: Inside Specialization – Diplomatic Translation

By ATA | October 19, 2021

Don’t miss an insider’s view of the truly unique specialty of Diplomatic Translation in Episode 67 of The ATA Podcast.

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Is Applying ISO Standards to Information Security the New Black in Translation?

By The ATA Chronicle | September 16, 2021

Machine translation has grown exponentially. Translators need to adjust their standard practice to this new reality to provide high-quality translation services.

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The Hallmarks of a Good Translator

The Hallmarks of a Good Translator

By The Savvy Newcomer | August 31, 2021

This post originally appeared on The minimalist translator blog and it is republished with permission. What makes a really good translator? Maybe you’ve always wondered…

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What’s Cooking: An Introduction to Culinary Translation

By The ATA Chronicle | July 15, 2021

With a greater variety of food and ingredients available and the globalization of food production and distribution, there’s a greater need for documents and labels—and a greater need to translate them.

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Almond, Eyeless—Can Poetry be Translated? An Interview with Author Karen Meadows

By The ATA Chronicle | July 15, 2021

Poetry, with all its nuance, rhythm, sound, and multiple levels of meaning, is certainly the most difficult language to translate. Is it possible to translate poetry from one language into another without losing meaning? Karen Meadows, author of Almond, Eyeless, attempts to answer the question.

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Savvy Diversification Series: Don’t Be Scared! How to Add Ghostwriting to Your Portfolio of Services

By The Savvy Newcomer | July 6, 2021

“It was a dark and stormy night. A strange figure appeared in the window of the haunted house on the hill as a bloodcurdling…

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Savvy Diversification Series: How I Became a Translation Editor

By The Savvy Newcomer | June 22, 2021

The Savvy Newcomer team has been taking stock of the past year and finding that one key priority for many freelance translators and interpreters…

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Savvy Diversification Series: From Text Translator to Film Subtitler in Just a Few Months

By The Savvy Newcomer | May 25, 2021

The Savvy Newcomer team has been taking stock of the past year and finding that one key priority for many freelance translators and interpreters…

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Getting Started with Terminology Management

By The ATA Chronicle | May 19, 2021

Terminology management makes or breaks the success of globalization and localization efforts in terms of both budgets and sales. Despite its strategic value, however, many are unaware that terminology is key to producing solid, well-performing products. And once they are aware, many don’t know where to start. If you find yourself needing a little help in this area as well, then read on for some guidelines for getting started with terminology management.

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Teamwork: The Pros and Cons of Being a Lone Wolf or a Pack Animal

By The ATA Chronicle | May 19, 2021

From the outside looking in, most translators probably seem like lone wolves, happily working at their desks all day with hardly any social contact.…

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Savvy Diversification Series: Translator Training

By The Savvy Newcomer | May 11, 2021

The Savvy Newcomer team has been taking stock of the past year and finding that one key priority for many freelance translators and interpreters…

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The Translator as an Editor

By The Savvy Newcomer | May 4, 2021

This post originally appeared on The ATA Chronicle and it is republished with permission. When it comes to reviewing copy, translators are often at…

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