ASL

Televised Emergency Briefings Require a Certified American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreter

Utilizing an Unqualified American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreter is a Massive Risk: Hurricane Irma was an incredibly powerful category 5 hurricane. Affected areas include Cape Verde, Leeward Islands, Barbuda, Saint Barthelemy, Anguilla, Saint Martin and the Virgin Islands, Greater Antilles, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Turks and Caicos Islands, The Bahamas and Eastern United States especially Florida.…

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on-site interpreter

When is it Best to Work With an On-Site Interpreter?

On-Site Interpretation, The Best Form of Interpretation: Before there was over-the-phone (OPI) interpretation and video remote interpreting (VRI) there was on-site interpretation. On-site interpretation is considered the best method of obtaining the most accurate conversion of information from one language into another. This is because on-site interpretation is conducted face-to-face allowing for the advantage of…

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localization

Website Localization 101

Website Localization, Marketing on the Next Level: Website localization is a marketing tactic that is rapidly gaining popularity amongst businesses who want to reach diverse target audiences. The internet is a vast platform that allow people to connect with others despite the time zone or region in which they are located. With this tool at…

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telephone interpretation

Over-the-Phone (OPI) Interpretation For Customer Service Calls

Language Barriers Faced During Customer Service Calls: Calling a customer service line for any reason can oftentimes be frustrating and inconvenient. Reporting an issue, adjusting a payment arrangement or even returning an item can leave the customer scrambling to understand policies and procedures established by the company. Customer service representatives work hard to meet the…

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