The Benefits of a Bilingual Brain

Do you speak 2 or more languages? Do you know how your brain looks like? Interestingly, the brain of bilingual and multilingual people looks different than that of monolingual people. […]

Translation Rates: It’s a Free Market, But…

I have addressed this issue so many times (here, here and here┬áto name a few) to the point that I am now being frequently attacked by some colleagues for advocating […]

Sign Language Interpreter Steals the Show at Snoop Dogg’s Concert

Talk about being passionate about your job! Sign language interpreter Holly Maniatty completely outstaged Snoop Dogg at his own concert in New Orleans with her impeccable skills and groovy performance. […]

I HATE Proofreading!

It just irritates me to proofread someone else’s lousy translation. It’s one of the jobs that I always tend to reject. I am currently proofreading a translation from English into […]

Ridiculously Low Translation Rates: This needs to Stop!

I just found out about Upwork from someone I know and decided to browse through it a little bit. Upon checking the translation projects posted there, I realized that even […]

Thought of the Day

While being bilingual opens up new horizons for the person, it doesn’t mean they have the ability to be a translator. Translation requires skills. It’s really unfair to think bilingual […]

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, […]