Posts Tagged ‘translator’

Why localisation is so important for translators

What is localisation? Localisation exists in many different areas of life. One particularly special form of it, namely the translation of texts and websites for international (online) trade, keeps us at lingoking busy on an almost daily basis. That’s why we’d like to say a few words about it here. A term with multiple meanings Anyone talking about “localisation” (i.e. the process of locating) does not always mean the same read more…

Part 4 of #lingokingSummer16 – Martin, Sales Manager

Next round of #lingokingSummer16! We proudly present our lingoking family member: MARTIN, Sales Manager Hard facts – What you should know about Martin Martin is a professional translator and likes to discover Munich by bike. After work, he enjoys meeting up with friends. When the weather is good, you can find him by the Isar river!   1. What do you love about your work at lingoking? The friendly colleagues, the team read more…

Training as a language service provider: How do I become a translator or interpreter?

As the language services agency with the largest Germany-wide database of certified interpreters and translators, we at lingoking are often asked how you actually enter these professions. Because I am a trained translator myself, I can really understand this interest, and therefore want to give a small overview of the different routes into the interpreting and translating professions. Many roads lead to Rome This saying fits the language services sector read more…

The joy he gets from interpreting sets him apart – an interview with Gabriel Aquilino

The lingoking team has chosen Mr Gabriel Aquilino as service provider of the month for October. We really appreciate his hard work. He is a highly qualified interpreter who can keep his cool in even the trickiest of situations and works very professionally. Many congratulations on your nomination as service provider of the month!