Language Connect recently took part in their first Business Language Champions workshop at the Convent for Jesus and Mary Language College in Willesden and I’m happy to report that it was a raging success.
The Growth of Turkey
Turkey’s success is down to its economic focus on ‘service’ rather than agriculture.
Organising a conference with multiple languages can be quite a task. This is a short and easy guide how to complete this task successfully.
A recent strong reaction of US Secretary of State, Hilary Clinton, to a question asked at a conference was severely criticised by the media. However, the source of the problem lied with the interpreter who mistranslated the question badly thus evoking the strong response by US Secretary of State.
The National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters will begin the pilot phase of the performance exam that will be part of the testing for National Medical Interpreter Certification. Over the next few weeks, 300 interpreters will “test the test” designed to verify the ability of interpreters to apply their knowledge and skills in real-life medical interpreting scenarios. This process will provide additional input to the assessment tool’s design, allowing test developers to make final adjustments before its national implementation.
SCOTLAND’S legal sector has launched a drive to improve the quality of court interpreting amid concerns foreign accused are being denied a fair trial.