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The Long and Short of Subtitling

These days, everyone’s making videos. Whether you’re producing audio-visual content to sell, explain, train staff or expand the reach of your product or service, you’ve probably wondered about whether or not to subtitle it. Here’s a quick overview of what, when and how to subtitle your video.   1. To sub, or to dub? Social … Continue reading The Long and Short of Subtitling

CPSL at BioWales: Partnering with life science industry professionals

What exactly is BioWales and who will be there? The BioWales conference brings together stakeholders from business, academia and healthcare, who come to share their front-line research, technology and products and form strategic partnerships with others in the field. The conference is planned with interactive workshops, seminars, networking opportunities, dedicated partnering sessions and presentations from … Continue reading CPSL at BioWales: Partnering with life science industry professionals

Why is Mobile App Localisation Important?

Mobile app localisation is vital if you intend to compete in foreign markets. This is an equally important step for both Android and iOS apps. In the past, international business was primarily the preserve of gigantic corporations like Ford, Coca-Cola, and Walmart. These industrial giants had the luxury of tailoring their products – and their … Continue reading Why is Mobile App Localisation Important?

Deconstructing Remote Interpreting

Clear communication is key when rendering a message to an audience, especially at an event where attendees may represent multiple countries, cultures and languages. Though globalization is growing and plurilingualism is not uncommon, it’s not always possible for a speaker to jump multiple language hurdles when delivering important information to cross-cultural listeners. In these cases, … Continue reading Deconstructing Remote Interpreting

Multilingual e-learning: a handy tool for your company

You have probably heard by now that corporate MOOC’s (Massive Open Online Courses) and webinars can help you overcome many challenges in your business: you can present findings, launch products, demonstrate new tools, update stakeholders, fundraise and report results, announce organisational news, and train employees. Explore the latest trends in corporate e-learning for 2017, and … Continue reading Multilingual e-learning: a handy tool for your company

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