At the Geo Group, we constantly strive to raise the standards of quality. In the spirit of community and to promote understanding, we are now reaching out to explain the “how”s and “why”s of our processes, starting with our in-country review.
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Some agencies love to write blog articles that are designed to make you question whether or not you are using the right agency. They tell you that they are “compliant” with some obscure export edict or European standard. Then they ask you “Is your agency compliant?”
Full service translation agencies make sure your documents are translated and formatted correctly; however, we also work with you to protect your documents and to make sure your company is compliant with relevant rules and regulations.
That is not a rhetorical question, but a very important one when you consider how vital translations are to your export business and your growth overseas. The quality of the translated documents and/or software you provide to your clients in their native language impacts your company’s image.
Many advanced translation buyers are aware that foreign languages can be longer than English. What some may not know is that length does not always translate to more words, but the actual length of the text itself.
Global Communications Conference 2012
A Translation Buyer’s Forum
The Edgwater Hotel – September 26th
“Good overall education. Very helpful.”
Location: Edgewater Hotel, 666 Wisconsin Avenue, Madison, WI 53703
Reception: September 25th, 2012, 6:30pm – 8:00 pm (at the Pier Cafe, weather permitting, cocktails and networking)
Conference: September 26, 2011, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Event: Translation Benchmarking and Best Practices Conference
Written by Tim Kaney of The Geo Group Corporation
You have heard the use of the word “dialect” before, to be sure. Most times its usage is in reference to a variation of a language used in a select group of speakers. Here are 10 characteristics to help you identify a dialect:
Written by Tim Kaney of The Geo Group Corporation.
This post is a response to a CNN.com article published recently by Mr. Ahn January 8, 2012.
Written by The Geo Group Corporation Staff
Whether you’re an experienced translation buyer or just starting out, you no doubt understand the significance of the Spanish language. In the U.S., it is the 2nd most widely used language, and across the globe it is the 3rd most widely spoken language, with only English and Chinese beating it. This information is according to the “Most Spoken Languages of the World” page of the nationsonline.org site.
Written by Georgia Roeming
Do you remember Garth Brooks, country singer sensation; the final episode of the television drama, Dallas; Kristi Yamaguchi, U.S. Figure Skating Champion? If you do, your memory is taking you back to 1991 which also saw the birth of The Geo Group as a video production company in Madison, Wisconsin.