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Go Global, Increase Profits: How To Create A Thriving Export Business
Exporting offers businesses the opportunity to build upon domestic success. Simply put, it is one of the best ways to grow your business. With the volume of trade growing and barriers to trade falling, competition in a company’s domestic market is intensifying particularly from foreign competitors.
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10 Interesting Facts About Vietnam [Country Spotlight]

Culture

 At Interpreters and Translators, Inc. we love language, travel, and countries. One of our employees has several friends who have visited Vietnam and raved about that country. She couldn’t not resist doing some research of her own and considering booking her own trip to Vietnam. Here are a few of her observations.

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Chris Amorosino
Chris Amorosino

[Infographic] Top Languages Used on the Internet

Localization, Translation, Infographics

It’s common knowledge that creating and maintaining an online presence is an absolute necessity for all businesses and organizations.

Online presence is a broad term and includes a website, a blog, social media channels, participation in forums, etc. Print advertisement and other traditional marketing tactics just don’t cut it anymore.

According to a survey done by Yelp in 2012, 85% of consumers use the internet to find local businesses and Brafton found in 2014 that 94% of B2B buyers research online for purchase decisions.

As several years have passed since these surveys, it is safe to assume these numbers have only continued to grow.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

Translators To Be Honored with the National Book Award

Culture

In January 2018, the United States (U.S.) National Book Foundation added a new category to its short list of literary prizes. Now both an author and the author’s translator will be honored with the National Book Award for Translated Literature. The new prize will recognize either a fiction or nonfiction work translated into English and published in the U.S. It’s the first time in 20+ years that the National Book Foundation has added a new category.

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Chris Amorosino
Chris Amorosino

How To Stay Productive & Healthy While Working From Home

Linguists

Hey!

You!

Are you a translator that works from home?

How long have you been staring at this screen?

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Lia Mitchell
Lia Mitchell

The Importance Of Website Localization In A Global Marketplace [Part 1]

Localization, Translation, International Trade

Are you considering taking your business global?

Whether you sell a product or a service, exporting to countries outside of the US has countless benefits.

But, wait…

When was the last time you assessed your digital strategy? You’re going to need one to be successful.

How will people buy from you if they don’t know that you exist?

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

Country Spotlight: South Korea [Terpii Travels]

Culture

Hi everyone, once again it’s Terpii here! Due to the new political peace between North and South Korea, I decided that it was the perfect time to celebrate by hopping on over to South Korea. I had never been before so I was very excited to check it out!

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Terpii
Terpii

The Benefits of Exporting for Manufacturers [Infographic]

Manufacturing, International Trade

Are you looking for new ways to grow your manufacturing business?

Do you feel as if your local domestic is saturated?

It's time to look outside the US borders because simply put, exporting is one of the best ways to grow your business.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

International Business Etiquette: 11 Tips

Manufacturing, Culture, Corporate, International Trade

As we pointed out in the How to Create a Thriving Export Business guide, exporting offers businesses a great way to build upon domestic success. The volume of international trade is growing fast. Trade barriers are falling. And competition in your domestic market is probably intensifying, especially from foreign competitors.

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Chris Amorosino
Chris Amorosino

Can’t Read, Won’t Buy: 5 Ways Translation Sets Exporters Up For Global Success

Manufacturing, Translation, International Trade

Manufacturers of all sizes are progressively seeing the benefits of exporting. With increased competition from foreign companies and local markets becoming saturated, many are finding the best growth strategy is often to look outside our country borders.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

Developing An Export Strategy: Interpretation & Translation Considerations

Manufacturing, International Trade

Lately on the blog, we have been all about manufacturing and exporting. We’ve been diving deep into all the research we can get our hands on to bring you the most valuable information on how to grow your export business.

The recent post, “How to create a thriving export business” is an A to Z guide on the benefits of exporting, from how to get started by identifying potential new markets all the way through post-sale customer support.

But, here’s the thing:

In all the research that we have been conducting, we’ve been surprised to see that no one is talking about a huge elephant in the room…

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano