#TransTip: No Negotiable Rates for First Time Clients

Translators, please stop giving first time clients your rates and then stating that they are negotiable! This is the most unprofessional thing to do and it sets things totally on […]

A List of the Abbreviations/Hashtags in the Translation Business World

When I first joined Twitter, I encountered a few hashtags used by language service that I found awkward. Upon investigating them, I found them very interesting. I know a lot of […]

My Interview with Day Translations Inc.

Last week I had an interview with Sean Hopwood, President of Day Translations Inc., about all things translation and languages. We discussed Arabic, English, translation, interpretation and a little bit […]

TransPremium Turns 8!

Wow… to think that eight years ago, I took the bold decision to establish my own business. This decision came with its own set of ups and downs, but frankly, […]

Paying Cheap is Bittersweet

The bitterness of poor quality remains long after the sweetness of low price is forgotten. This is so true! Never chase low prices. Go after high quality! Contact us today […]

The Added Value of Professional Interpreters

the AIIC (International Association of Conference Interpreters, aka “Association Internationale des Interprètes de Conférence” in French) released an amazingly accurate animated video explaining the importance of hiring professional conference interpreters […]

TransTip: If you want to be a Professional, don’t take it Personal

It seems that my post about free translation tests got a little someone a little (or maybe very) angry. When I write a blog post, and when I participate in […]