Sep 29

THE WORLD'S NEWEST TRANSLATION COMPANY ASSOCIATION

On October 15th the latest language industry association is scheduled to go live. The driving force behind the Confederation of Indian Translation & Localization Companies is Sandeep Nulkar, CEO of EUATC Network member, BITS Private India.
Sep 29

WISH YOU WERE HERE AND GIVING BACK ESTONIAN STYLE

Every language business wants to create the best team but finding ways to build the spirit can often end up with staff members on an away-day paintballing each other, or everyone covered in mud tackling commando-style courses in remote rugged locations.  "All that is so last year!" says Inge Rätsep, CEO of Estonian LSP Interlex Media &Translations based in Tallin.

Sep 29

LESSONS LEARNED FROM AN LSP ACQUISITION

In the 2016 TTC wetranslate completed the acquisition of fellow Association of Translation Companies member, Bedford Translations. “I am pleased to say that, after two years, that it has proved to be a good decision,” says Levent Yildizgoren, CEO of TTC wetranslate. “In fact, our Return On Investment (ROI) has worked better than we had hoped for. But, also worth mentioning, we had been a little pessimistic with our initial calculations.

 

Aug 29

USER GROUPS GET TOGETHER AT MEET CENTRAL EUROPE

Meet Central Europe, the conference created as a result of the collaboration between four of the EUATC's members, has announced that two it's platinum sponsors will be staging user groups at the event's venue.

Aug 23

T-UPDATE HEADS FOR TALLINN IN 2019

The venue for T-UPDATE 2019, the annual conference of the European Union of Associations of Translation Companies (EUATC), is to be Tallinn, the capital city of Estonia and will take place 25/26 April and be hosted by Eesti Tõlkebüroode Liit, Association of Estonian Translation Companies (AETC) #TUPDATE19.

Aug 23

THE FUTURE OF THE LS MARKET: DIVERSIFY OR DIE

Another article on how the language services industry is experiencing a massive transformation and how we need to diversify to survive? Don't yawn, warns Eva Hussain, CEO of Australian LSP Polaron, this is important she assures readers of T-UPDATE.

Aug 16

UK LANGUAGE EXAM RESULTS RING ALARM BELLS

A dramatic improvement in European language learning in the UK is needed to ensure a post-Brexit Britain can communicate effectively on a global scale, according to EUATC founding members the Association of Translation Companies (ATC).

Aug 11

ATC ANNOUNCE LEADING POLITICAL JOURNALIST AS KEYNOTE SPEAKER

EUATC founding members, the Association of Translation Companies (ATC), has announced that one of the UK's leading political journalist is to be the keynote speaker at its annual conference, the Language Industry Summit 2018 taking place in Cardiff, the capital of Wales from 20th to 22nd September.

Aug 06

ATC MEMBER REACHES FINAL OF LEADING MARKETING RESEARCH AWARDS

Family-run translation agency RP Translate, a network member of the European Union of Associations of Translation Companies (EUATC) and a long-standing member of the Association of Translation Companies (ATC), has been nominated as a Finalist in the 2018 Market Research Society Awards.

Jul 30

RFP - GETTING YOUR DUCKS IN A ROW

Preparation of requests for proposal (RFP) is a serious and painstaking task that – when translation is included – may easily become even more complex, writes Zana Cizmin, a director of EUATC Croatian Network member Ciklopea. In this article she shares the advice her firm offers to commissioners of language services and hopes that other LSPs will find it helpful when discussing the complexities of purchasing language services with potential customers, so they may avoid this being a challenge, find a reliable language solution provider and run a successful RFP.