Do you require the professional help of a linguist? Perhaps you have a document that you would like to translate from German to English? Or maybe in your profession you receive documents in various languages, and are concerned the translation isn’t clear? If so, look no further than Surrey Translation Bureau for all this and much … Continue reading Translate German To English
We all have that special Christmas wish list we secretly, or perhaps not so secretly, want to share with Santa. For our STB Christmas wishlist this year, we were lucky enough to have some of our translators share with us what they would really like for Christmas. Let’s have a look at some … Continue reading All I want for Christmas this year…
More often than not, inexperienced translators find themselves in a Catch-22 situation: they need to gain experience in order to get started in the industry but clients and/or agencies may be unwilling to allocate work to them as a result of their overall lack of translation expertise. So how can this cycle be broken? … Continue reading Turning pro bono translation on its head
Our dedicated and qualified team of professional project managers and translators will provide you with the perfect English & Greek translations. In addition to our core translation service, we also offer editing, revision, and many other services. We provide a comprehensive and professional service to all our clients. We are a trustworthy organisation … Continue reading We can help you translate from Greek to English!
Technological advances over the last century have meant that newer means of communication such as emails and Skype are now commonplace, whilst good old-fashioned face-to-face communication is fast becoming a thing of the past. This is particularly the case in the corporate world, as many businesses are failing to recognise the power that this … Continue reading Face-to-face communication is essential for driving businesses forward!
One of our Project Managers, Ruth Bond attended the ‘Interactive Time Management Workshop’ organised by the Institute of Translating & Interpreting (ITI) earlier this month. Here is her account of how the day progressed and what she gained from it: Are you struggling to prioritise all of the tasks that need to be done … Continue reading Time management or self-management?
Our dedicated and qualified team of professional project managers and translators will provide you with the perfect English & Arabic translations. In addition to our core translation service, we also offer editing, revision, and many other services. We provide a high-quality, comprehensive and professional service to all of our clients. First spoken in Iron … Continue reading Need help translating an Arabic document? STB can help!
Last Thursday 22nd September, I was lucky enough to spend the day at the impressive University of Surrey campus in Guildford for a workshop run by the Institute of Translation and Interpreting (ITI), Translation with the help of corpora. Surrey Translation Bureau (STB) became a corporate member of the ITI on 29th … Continue reading Attending the ITI workshop- Translation with the help of Corpora
In the first part of this series about free translations, we discussed why it can be a bad business decision to ask your international distributors to look after your translations. In this part, we’ll focus on reasons why you should avoid using machine translation systems like Google Translate to translate business documents. Part 2: … Continue reading The risks of free translation | An insight into Machine Translation
When you are expanding into global markets, it can be both exciting and challenging at the same time. You are opening new doors for yourself to increase your business, sales and profits. But how are you going to fit yourself in within the new legal structure, culture and language? When you have your marketing materials, … Continue reading The risks of free translation | The importance of investing in your digital and print materials