Things You Need to Know about Title VI

Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, prohibits discrimination based upon race, color, and national origin.  Specifically, 42 USC 2000d states that “No person in the United States shall, on the ground of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination…

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Top 10 Misused Words in the English Language

Some words sound so similar, it’s easy to confuse or misuse them when writing.   Below are the top 10 misused words in the English language. Figuratively/Literally Figuratively is an adverb that means metaphorically or symbolically:  “Figuratively speaking, we’re in the same boat.”  Literally is an adverb that means actually:  “I’m not exaggerating when I…


The Benefits of Using an Interpreter for a Company Wide Training Event

Defining both translation and interpreting as disciplines that allow multilingual communication, whether oral or written, we acknowledge that the common denominator is language.  However, one important difference is the fact that a translator works with written text and an interpreter deals with spoken language and works in real-time. Aiding Understanding It is  important that your…

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Stages of Document Translation

When you hire a professional language service provider to handle your document translation, you may wonder exactly what the process is. It involves more than just receiving the document and changing the language. The service provider will require time to be able to do a good job, and provide you with a well-translated document. Niki’s Int’l…