The Northwest Translators and Interpreters Society (NOTIS) Annual Conference brings translators, interpreters, and language professionals under one roof to discuss the topics, trends, and challenges of working in the T&I industry. The thirty-year-old association attracted a motivated crowd to Washington’s Museum of Flight in Seattle for the two-day conference.
In April of this year, the California Supreme Court abandoned its longstanding common law test used to determine independent contractor (IC) status and instead, adopted the strict ABC test. Several states have also adopted the ABC test, but some states are more relaxed in their application, requiring that only the “A” or the “B” sections […]
It is a common misconception to think that simply hiring a native speaker will solve all of your translation and localization challenges. Successful translators require the ability to apply highly-complex linguistic structures to effectively communicate with a larger audience, not just with native speakers. Not so easy when we put it that way, is it? […]