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The interpreting agency has asked for 'preparation' for the interpreter ...

When you book an interpreter with an interpreting agency, they will ask you for preparation for the interpreter - here is some guidance as to what this means.... What is preparation? Preparation can be anything that helps the ...
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On Interpreting
Interpreter. One who enables two persons of different languages to understand each other by repeating to each what it would have been to the interpreter's advantage for the other to have said. (Ambrose Bierce)
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WEBINAR: Interpreting: An essential profession and a business... a quality business. (Tony Rosado)

WEBINAR: Interpreting: An essential profession and a business... a quality business. (Tony Rosado) | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
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"Interpreting: An essential profession and a business... a quality business." Underlining the benefits of a good service (Tony Rosado)

 

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California Lawmakers To Reconsider Medical Inte...

California Lawmakers To Reconsider Medical Inte... | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
California lawmakers this year will consider legislation that would implement a system -- called CommuniCal -- aimed at improving Medi-Cal beneficiaries' access to medical interpreters and allowing such workers to unionize.
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The ten worst things that interpreters can do to themselves.

The ten worst things that interpreters can do to themselves. | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Dear colleagues: In the past we have used this series to underline some of the problems that we face when practicing our profession; we have vented a little, laughed a little, but most importantly,...
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Professional Interpreters' Alliance - NEWS: The court language service contract

The cost of poor interpreting is much higher than the cost of a good interpreter #MOJFWA #Capita-TI @MatrixKnowledge http://t.co/sEb4LRjBQt
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Interpreter Program-Community, Legal & Medical Certificates | Center for Professional Education | Boston University

Interpreter Program-Community, Legal & Medical Certificates | Center for Professional Education | Boston University | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Boston University's Center for Professional Education offers offers innovative, non-credit programs for professionals, from examination preparation courses to professional certificates, in a variety of industry areas in the evenings, on weekends,...
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Ministry of Justice letter | Legal interpreting

Ministry of Justice letter | Legal interpreting | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Institute of Translation & interpreting - Promoting the Highest Standards in the Profession (In January 2013 MoJ responded to ITI regarding inaccurate reporting of Interpreter salaries #Lies #MOJFWA #Capita http://t.co/5Tm2fO23EP)...
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Interpreting as a restorative act

Interpreting as a restorative act | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
It has been a bad few months for interpreters. First, there was the “fake interpreter” at Nelson Mandela’s memorial service.
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The Fast-Growing Field of Medical Interpretation | Communique

The Fast-Growing Field of Medical Interpretation | Communique | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Medical interpreting is in many ways more personal than traditional conference interpreting where the interpreter is removed from the speaker in a booth. For medical interpreters, “the ultimate goal is understanding,” explains ...
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Indigenous Interpreting+ | From Indigenous Immigrant to Professional Medical Interpreter

Natividad Medical Foundation (I'm honored to be part of the launch of Indigenous Interpreting+, a new service that brings much-needed...
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Hayden Panettiere Hires Linguist

Hayden Panettiere Hires Linguist | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
HAYDEN Panettiere has hired a linguist -- so her mom can chat with her boyfriend's mother! The Nashville star -- who’s been taking Russian lessons for n (Would you like to be an interpreter in this case?
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Why Candidates Fail Interpreting Examinations

Discover important tips and techniques to help you prepare for that upcoming interpreting examination. For more free sample lectures like this, please subscr...
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Court Interpreting Program

This course introduces the general criminal terminology, in Spanish and English, used in criminal court. Typical proceedings, such as arraignments, pre-trial...
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PREVIEW "Interpreting for Refugees in Social Service Encounters" with Kathleen To - YouTube

This is an excerpt of a 1-hour interview with Kathleen To, whose experience with refugee social services goes from working in refugee camps to managing hospi...
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The Language of Health: Medical Interpreters Bill Moves Forward ...

The Language of Health: Medical Interpreters Bill Moves Forward ... | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
In California, a state where nearly seven million residents admit to speaking little or no English, having access to a professional interpreter can mean the difference between life and death in hospitals.
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Pensacola Translator - The Interpretator

This is a weekly blog with news, tips and stories about interpreting and translation.
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Gile's Effort Models for interpreting

Gile's Effort Models for interpreting | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Are you acquainted with Daniel Gile's Effort Models for interpreting? What do they mean in theory and imply in the daily practice for an interpreter? (Gile's effort models explained by an interpreter!
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Great news: Awaited changes for Spanish court interpreting are finally here!

Great news: Awaited changes for Spanish court interpreting are finally here! | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Dear colleagues: As many of you know, over the last few years there has been a tendency among Latin American countries to switch from their traditional, and much slower, inquisitorial written proce...
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On the Job: Rushing to an Appointment

On the Job: Rushing to an Appointment | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Let's admit it.  It happens. Even when we plan ahead, not everything goes as planned. To roll the way a professional interpret should though, we still need to make every effort to be on time. One i...
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One important trick to ensure timeliness is to have everything you need ready the evening before so you don’t waste time fumbling around the day of an interpreter

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Case thrown out due to lack of interpreter | Le...

Case thrown out due to lack of interpreter | Le... | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
A WOMAN accused of calling a German neighbour (RT @nrpsinterpreter: Case thrown out due to lack of interpreter | #MOJFWA #saveUKjustice http://t.co/w3tBnQ6usf)...
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Court chaos | Legal interpreting

Court chaos | Legal interpreting | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Contracting out the justice system is proving to be a disaster.
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Medical interpreting is growing industry led by UMass Medical School

Medical interpreting is growing industry led by UMass Medical School | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
UMass Medical School’s statewide medical interpreter training program, conducted in partnership with the Executive Office of Health and Human Services, leads the way in this growing industry, according to an article in the Sunday Telegram & Gazette.
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At The Rim: Interpreting and the Law...

At The Rim: Interpreting and the Law... | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
The sticking point is the long-held common law that there cannot be a non-juror 'stranger' (i.e., an interpreter) as a 13th person in the jury room. The main concern has been that interpreters would inappropriately participate in ...
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Guest post – Select Committee evidence on legal interpreting | From ...

Guest post – Select Committee evidence on legal interpreting | From ... | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
People also wrongly believe that conference interpreters, who are comparatively well-remunerated, should be accorded a higher status than public service interpreters because the work is more difficult and demanding.
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Working with interpreters in the community

Key Points For Review: Before the interview, the ACS worker should: - Schedule more time than usual. - Establish ground rules. Interpreters should: - only in...
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Working as an interpreter: you thought words were the most important? Think again!

Watch the interpreters in action during the March 2012 EU Summit. EU Council at work.
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