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Working with Freelance Translators – The Traps and Pitfalls

Even though a growing number of translators are offering their services online as freelancers, the demand for Translators USA professional translation services is greater than ever. We believe that there are two main reasons for our success. The first reason is our uncompromising commitment to quality on the one hand and affordability on the other,...
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Why You Should Always Hire Professional Transcriptionists

As one of the leading professional transcription service providers, we at Translators USA aren't afraid of competition in the form of freelance transcriptionists who often offer their services at extremely low rates. We don't wish to undermine anyone's work, however, we believe that freelance transcriptionists can't compete with professionals. Who...
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Why Back-Translation Can't be Used to Measure Quality

We at Translators USA have an obsession with quality when it comes to, well, just about everything. Seeking to meet each and every client's needs perfectly, we are always prepared to go an extra mile to deliver the highest quality translation. But we also understand that many clients, especially those who haven't worked with us before have concerns...
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Who's Your Ideal Interpreter?

We at Translators USA choose language specialists we work with very carefully. Many of the key skills and knowledge we are looking for are acquired during formal education and training but many can be acquired only with experience and continuous learning and both personal and professional development. After providing evidence of formal education an...
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Which Spanish? It Matters... a Lot!

To provide maximum convenience and deliver translated documents in the shortest time possible, Translators USA enables clients to upload documents that need to be translated to our Online Order Form. However, when selecting the language into which the documents need to be translated, our clients sometimes forget to further specify their requirement...
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When Your Transcription Includes “(Inaudible)”

Translators USA works with highly trained transcriptionists who have years of experience in transcribing conferences, interviews, reports and many other types of records/dictated material including those involving the use of specialized terminology such as legal and medical. We thus guarantee 100% accurate transcription and the fastest turnaround i...
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Urgent Translations – Does Speed Affect Quality?

Translators USA is often contacted by businesses and individuals who need their documents translated in a very short period of time. We always strive to meet our clients' needs and translate their documents in the shortest time possible without sacrificing quality. However, sometimes our clients have unrealistic expectations. Just because we guaran...
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Translators' Terms and Expressions Explained

We at Translators USA are always happy to answer our clients' questions. But we think it can't hurt to provide a quick overview and explanation of some of the most common translators' terms and expressions: Back translation. Translation of a document back into the original language, usually by a translator who is unfamiliar with the original tex...
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Symmetric and Asymmetric Language Regimes

Translators USA clients can choose between different types of interpreting services including simultaneous, consecutive, whisper and over-the-phone interpreting. Our interpreters are skilled and experienced enough to handle any kind of situation, venue and virtually any kind of language combination and subject. With a nationwide database of over 1,...
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Single- Vs Multi-Channel Interpreting Equipment

We at Translators USA follow a very simple rule to provide the highest quality interpreting services to our clients. Well, two to be more precise. The first rule is to recruit the most experienced and knowledgeable interpreters and the second rule is to make sure that they are using the highest quality interpreting equipment. We cannot emphasize en...
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Remote Interpreting – Pros and Cons

On the one hand, Translators USA strictly follows the proven standards of good practice but on the other, we are always on the lookout for novelties with an aim to enhance our interpreting services. In addition to offering the traditional interpreting services with on-site language specialists, we thus also offer remote interpreting. What Is Remot...
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Portable Interpreting Equipment - When, Why and How

Translators USA highly trained and experienced interpreters have the knowledge and skills to handle just about any event, setting and venue. But they need the right interpreting equipment. Since the latter is the responsibility of the event organizer, we put a lot of effort into helping our clients understand what are the options, which solutions a...
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Police Record Translation

For almost 20 years, Translators USA has been helping visa and green card applicants from all over the world having their documents properly translated. Birth certificates, marriage certificates, academic degrees, school transcripts, ... And yes, our language specialists also provide police record translation which is required when police record is...
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Planning Your Multilingual Event – How Many Interpreters

In addition to providing interpreting services for all kinds of multilingual events, we at Translators USA are also happy to help our clients make the necessary plans and arrangements to turn their conference, business meeting, convention or any other event requiring interpretation into a success. Working in the interpreting industry for many years...
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Interpreting Equipment – The Importance of Sound Quality

Translators USA team of interpreters are skilled and experienced enough to handle any kind of project professionally. To be able to provide the highest quality service, however, they rely heavily on quality interpreting equipment and above all, on quality sound. Obviously, they need to hear the speaker(s) loud and clear in order to be able to rende...
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Idiomatic Translation - When Expertise Really Counts

In order to provide the highest quality translation services, we at Translators USA work very closely with our clients to determine their needs and deliver a custom tailored service accordingly. But we also work very closely with our translators for two reasons. The first reason is to monitor their performance and make sure that their work meets th...
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Consistency and Translation – The Whys and Hows

The majority of Translators USA clients return for more because we always deliver quality and fast translations at very affordable rates. We work very closely with our clients which enables us to accommodate their needs perfectly. But it also enables us to evaluate how well our clients are informed about the process of translation and the industry'...
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Common Myths About Interpreting

We at Translators USA strongly believe that well informed clients making well informed decisions are just as important as professional, knowledgeable and experienced team of interpreters. We have therefore decided to clear out some of the most common myths about interpreting which include:   The majority of interpreters work for the UN Th...
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Breaking the Myths About Interpreting – One Language, One Interpreter

For Translators USA, clients' needs and wishes always come first. But while we always respect our clients' wishes and if necessary, go an extra mile to accommodate their needs perfectly, we also feel obliged to recommend them to reconsider their choices if these can affect the outcome of their event. From our experience, many event planners are und...
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Breaking the Myths About Interpreting – Interpreters Will Take Care of the Equipment

Translators USA interpreters are happy to provide advice on anything related to interpreting equipment. With years of experience in providing the highest quality interpreting services, they have gained a lot of experience with interpreting equipment as well. However, it is not interpreters' responsibility to take care of the equipment. Their job is...
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