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Autumn holidays around the world (and why some translation projects get trickier in the fall)

By Kristin Lynch on September 20th, 2018

In the United States, autumn brings to mind spectacular displays of fall foliage, the somber turning of the seasons, and spooky Halloween festivities. In other parts of the world, a bounty of national and religious holidays fall within a three-week period from mid-September to early October. Sometimes this succession of holidays makes my job as …Read More

Articulate Storyline 360 translation: step by step e-learning localization workflow

By Jen Horner on May 15th, 2018

Our client, a global manufacturer, needed translation and localization of e-learning courses on business ethics into Chinese (Simplified), French, German, Polish, Portuguese (Brazilian), and Spanish (Latin American). The English version had been authored using Articulate Storyline 360. The English training module totaled about 11,000 words with 35 minutes of recorded narration. We had 4 weeks …Read More

Chinese tourists want translated travel guides

By Jen Horner on February 9th, 2018

The Chinese International Travel Monitor provides a yearly report on the preferences of Chinese tourists and the priorities of hoteliers and tourist destinations catering to them.  Although Asian-Pacific destinations still remain at the top of the Chinese traveler’s list, long-haul travel is on the rise as well. Since 2016, the US and China have jointly …Read More

Eight is Great, Four is Abhorred: Chinese Homophones

By Kenneth Farrall on January 19th, 2018

February 16, 2018 marks the start of the Year of the Earth Dog. According to Chinese astrology, the dog is loyal, fair, and straightforward, with a reputation for saying what he means. On the other hand, Chinese homophones (words that sound the same but have different meanings), are tricky things in Chinese language and culture. It is not …Read More

Translation and cultural adaptation: communication starts with trust

By Jen Horner on June 27th, 2017

MTM LinguaSoft partnered with Living Beyond Breast Cancer to adapt and translate guides for women living with metastatic breast cancer, into Spanish, French, Vietnamese, Chinese and Tagalog. As LBBC Senior Director Janine Guglielmino explained, the mission of Living Beyond Breast Cancer is to reach women who need information and support. Trust is central to this endeavor. …Read More

Software translation boosts sales 30% for Connectify

By Jen Horner on May 23rd, 2017

Connectify, Inc. creates applications to help consumers do more with their internet connections. MTM LinguaSoft worked with Connectify to translate mobile apps Connectify Hotspot and Speedify. Within three months, Connectify saw an average 30% increase in sales across eight new language markets: Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, and Turkish. We also translated and localized Connectify …Read More

Multilingual patient information guides: Living Beyond Breast Cancer

By Jen Horner on January 18th, 2017

Living Beyond Breast Cancer is a non-profit organization whose mission is to connect people to trusted breast cancer information and a community of support, ensuring no one impacted by breast cancer feels uninformed or alone. LBBC came to MTM LinguaSoft for help translating their information guide for newly diagnosed metastatic breast cancer patients. LBBC wanted …Read More

Is my website blocked in China?

By Kenneth Farrall on October 5th, 2016

You have probably read an article or two about censorship of the Internet in China. Websites that are critical of the government or the Communist party, and websites deemed to be immoral (featuring gambling or pornography, for example) are blocked by the “Great Firewall of China.” The firewall becomes more prohibitive during certain times, for …Read More

Multilingual subtitling: Global Philadelphia Association

By Jen Horner on October 5th, 2016

The City of Philadelphia has been named a World Heritage City – the first in the United States.  To mark the occasion, Global Philadelphia Association partnered with filmmaker Sam Katz and University of Philadelphia professor Dr. David Brownlee to produce a 28-minute documentary about the history of our city.  The film celebrates the many political, economic, and …Read More

E-Learning Localization: Eastman

By Jen Horner on August 26th, 2016

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Eastman is a global chemical company that produces a broad range of advanced materials, additives, specialty chemicals, and fibers. MTM LinguaSoft has been translating and localizing employee training materials for the Eastman global workforce for several years.  This most recent project provided information security training for all employees.  MTM LinguaSoft translated and localized the e-learning …Read More

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My clients complimented the translations as both accurate and nuanced.

MTM LinguaSoft provided us with high quality translations of market research surveys, and my clients complimented the translations for being both accurate and nuanced. They even worked with my programmers to simplify the print-to-program process and ensure the final programmed document accurately reflected their translation. When my clients are pleased, it reflects well on me and makes me a very satisfied client of MTM LinguaSoft.

Gail Jackman
Reach Research

We would recommend MTM LinguaSoft to any manufacturer for technical translations

MTM LinguaSoft translated highly technical information into Czech for a bulk plastic bottle unscrambling system, including the user manual, machine status, diagnostics displays on the human machine interface screen (HMI), and equipment device labeling. MTM LinguaSoft handled all the translations, met tight deadlines, and most importantly exceeded our customer’s expectations.

Randy Caspersen
Omega Design Corporation

They willingly worked with us as we made tweaks and adjustments.

We awarded our website translation project to MTM LinguaSoft because of the quality of their quotation, even though a competitor offered a lower price. Our decision was justified: the translation process went well. Their review of the finished pages were a great help in finding any outstanding issues. We would not hesitate to recommend MTM LinguaSoft for translation services, and will use them again for future projects.

Larry McGeachy
Cisco-Eagle

The team at MTM LinguaSoft guided us as we set goals, assessed our content, and addressed gaps in tone, style, and content.

MTM LinguaSoft gave us the tools and the support to better serve people with breast cancer. As a nonprofit organization, we had never worked with a professional translation company. The team at MTM LinguaSoft guided us as we set goals, assessed our content, and addressed gaps in tone, style and content. We’re grateful for their partnership in helping us deliver culturally sensitive content to vulnerable people at their moment of greatest need.

Janine E. Guglielmino
Living Beyond Breast Cancer

Revenues are up over 30% for the localized software.

Working with MTM LinguaSoft for localization was a seamless project. The MTM team provided not only translations but also valuable insight in SEO for the translated websites. Their advice and professionalism on the project created a ‘win’ for us. Revenues are up over 30% for the localized software.

Bhana Grover
Connectify, Inc.

They show extraordinary care in catering to our specific needs.

The quality of the work is consistently among the best. MTM LinguaSoft shows extraordinary care in catering to our specific needs and expertly addressing nuanced issues. They are quick to understand requirements, are very responsive to feedback, communicate openly throughout the course of a project, meet deadlines reliably – all at a competitive price. Moreover, the team is highly professional and a pleasure to work with.

Stephanie M. Strassel
Linguistic Data Consortium

They are dedicated to understanding the spirit of what we aim to convey.

We have been working with the team at MTM LinguaSoft since 2006. They go beyond faithful translation from French to English; they are dedicated to understanding the spirit of what we aim to convey in the world of coaching and change management. We play with acronyms in both languages that they are able to adapt and respect. They are great professionals.

Marie-Pascale Martorel
Trajectives

The process was smooth and painless.

The quality of translations was very very good and the process was smooth and painless. MTM LinguaSoft kept every delivery time they promised.

Rabih Zbib
Raytheon BBN

I know I can rely on them for any type of project, and they will be able to meet my needs no matter how complex.

MTM Linguasoft is an absolute pleasure to work with, and I am so glad I discovered them as a resource. The Curtis Institute of Music  performs concerts around the world, and we often need translations for a variety of materials including programs, biographies, press releases, and media coverage. MTM Linguasoft has handled each project flawlessly, whether the language in question is German, Spanish, Finnish, Swedish, or Mandarin. I know I can rely on them for any type of project, and they will be able to meet my needs no matter how complex. They are extremely fast, efficient, capable and a great partner in our international touring efforts.

Jennifer Kallend
Curtis Institute of Music

MTM LinguaSoft has been an amazing partner for my global project work.

My team supports several countries in a global department and whenever we need documents (job descriptions, policies, or presentations), we turn to MTM LinguaSoft and they always supply us with a solid, understandable product.

Theresa Teasley-Dergham
Sanofi US

They helped us develop viable solutions to meet our clients’ requests.

I have been consistently impressed with MTM LinguaSoft’s thorough and knowledgeable approach towards our projects and their performance translating our materials.  MTM LinguaSoft has the technical capacity to complete and deliver translations in numerous languages and provide them in the necessary format. Their staff is professional, responsive and very easy to work with. I strongly recommend MTM LinguaSoft for all your global translation needs.

Brenda March
GlaxoSmithKline

We accomplished a lot in just a few weeks.

The project manager was very responsive and had excellent communication skills. We accomplished a lot in just a few weeks. I highly recommend using MTM LinguaSoft for your language needs in the healthcare setting.

Deborah Davis
Philadelphia International Medicine

Highly recommended!

MTM Linguasoft has a robust, professional staff that works thoroughly and accurately – even on tight deadlines. We’ve used this firm for translation services in both the IT and healthcare industries, and have had exceptional experiences each time. Highly recommended!

Darren Behuniak
Devon International Group

I found MTM LinguaSoft phenomenal to work with.

I found MTM LinguaSoft to be phenomenal to work with when translating our website. Not only were they patient with the slow-workings of our small staff, but they were willing to take the time to work within our parameters.

Rebecca Faber
World Trade Center Delaware

We will be using MTM LinguaSoft for all our translation needs!

Everyone was very responsive and worked with me to provide the best fit for my needs. The price was very reasonable as well. We will be using MTM Linguasoft for all our translation needs!

Konnor Hummell
TerraSource Global

Fast, efficient, and accurate translation of highly technical information.

MTM LinguaSoft translated documentation for our medical devices into 7 languages. They provided fast, efficient, and most important, accurate translation of highly technical information to allow us to comply with European Union and county-specific legal requirements. As we continue our global expansion, we will continue to rely on MTM LinguaSoft’s expertise and support

Corey Perine
Maxx Medical

It is a pleasure working with MTM LinguaSoft.

We are very pleased with the translation results as well as delivery times. Thank you.

Sandra Blossey
IDT Biologika

The results speak for themselves: Our business is growing.

MTM Lingua Soft translated documents, brochures, video subtitles, and business cards as we’ve expanded our global marketing efforts and engaged in more trade missions. The results speak for themselves: our distributors are bringing in more customers and our international business is growing.  I would recommend MTM LinguaSoft to any business interested in expanding their global presence.

Ken Grant
iChromotography

Professional, friendly, timely, and cost effective.

MTM LinguaSoft does a great job for us. They translate a variety of marketing and business materials for our clients in a variety of languages. They are professional, friendly, timely, and cost effective. I highly recommend them!

Michelle Price Taglialatela
Tag Strategies