Tips to Improve Your Medical Transcriptionist Key Skills

onJuly 19, 2019

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A vector illustration of a medical transcription worker.
19th July 2019

Good medical transcriptionist skills are dependent on both accuracy and speed, but because it is so important for the medical transcription to be completely accurate, doing the transcription too fast may not be as accurate as it should be. The speed is often important because the client wants the transcription completed as soon as possible. To ensure that the transcription is done well and your medical transcriptionist key skills are up to scratch, there are certain methods ... View More

Official Document Translations for International Business Activities

onJuly 16, 2019

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Senior caucasian manager working in office with assistance of young Asian business people and translator in the meeting. Corporate international business and secretary language translation concept.
16th July 2019

Today, it is not just the usual wealthy countries that engage in international trade, but all sorts of businesses from many different countries want to break the language barriers by marketing their products overseas in a language that is understood by the targeted customer. All the different types of documents related to a business may need a translation at some point in time. These may include the following:

  • insurance document
  • consular invoice
  • packing weight list
  • inspection certificate
  • certificate of ... View More

False Friends Amongst Separate Languages

onJuly 9, 2019

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9th July 2019

There are many words in English that are used in other languages but they do not have quite the same meanings.  There is a special term given for these words and that is false friends.

Examples of false friends

  • The word angel in English means a winged supernatural being, but in German, the word means ‘fishing rod’, and in Dutch, ‘sting’.
  • Bank in English is the place where the money is kept safe, or ‘to bank on’ means ... View More

How Can You Get a Certified Translation of a Marriage Certificate?

onJuly 1, 2019

inTranslation Tips

isolated blank certificate with wedding rings
1st July 2019
A marriage certificate translation for immigration purposes

If you come to live permanently in a country, like Australia, and you have the visa to do so, you will be asked for some of your key legal documents which help to prove your identity before you are finally accepted for entry into the country. One of these is likely to be your marriage certificate.

If you were married outside your new country and that country does not share ... View More