SpokenHere Blog

Latest news, info, tips and insights into the language industry

24
Mar

Telehealth Interpretation: Help for Rural Non-English-Speaking Patients

Help for Rural Non-English-Speaking Patients

13
Mar

4 Reasons to Hire Qualified Medical Interpreters

Hospitals are hectic places, and getting patients and families the information they need is hard enough in English, let alone….

10
Mar

How Telephonic Interpreting is Helping Victims of Abuse

The statistics on abuse are shocking: about 1 in 4 women experiences domestic violence at some point during her life,….

6
Mar

How Translation Service Improves Life for Non-English Speaking Residents

Have you noticed that your apartment buildings’ resident population is becoming more multicultural than ever before? A rapidly growing number….

28
Feb

How to Establish a Medical Interpretation Program

Clearing Up Misconceptions about Medical Interpretation

23
Feb

How Translation Can Impact Your Market Penetration & Growth Strategy

Speaking the language of your customers says as much about your brand as anything

20
Feb

5 Tips for a Successful Video Subtitling Project

Subtitles can be an effective and less expensive alternative to traditional voiceovers

16
Feb

How Translation Memory Lowers Translation Costs and Improves Quality

Translation memory tools offer clients major advantages for their foreign language projects Translation is something the vast majority of those….

14
Feb

How Translating Your Website Can Increase Traffic and Sales

There are more speakers of Spanish and Chinese combined on the Internet than English  

9
Feb

Creating Foreign Language Whiteboard Animations Can Increase Sales

Whiteboard has taken the world by storm – don’t let an English only version rain on the parade  

6
Feb

Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act and Why It Matters to You

Key foreign language provision in the ACA contains important considerations for American healthcare providers

3
Feb

Safety Data Sheet (SDS) Translation: Why It’s Important for Safety

No matter what languages people speak, Everyone understands safety

1
Feb

Why Outsourcing Translations to an Agency is Better Than a Freelancer (or Your Employee)

More resources and better infrastructure allow agencies to support complex translation projects more efficiently

31
Jan

Multilingual Videos Improve Training for Non-English Speaking Employees

Everyone learns better in their native language

26
Jan

5 Best Practices for Foreign Language Voiceover Projects

Being aware of these potential pitfalls can help make your next foreign language project a success

18
Jan

Why Translating Your Employee Handbook is Smart for Your Business

Increase engagement and productivity of non-English-speaking employees

5
Dec

9 Common Misconceptions About Language Services

Language service providers often face many misconceptions about translation & interpreting professions

18
Nov

The Language of Ice Cream

How a familiar frozen treat thawed relations in a very strange place