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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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Annie Pagano

Annie grew up in a multicultural home with a Sicilian father and Puerto Rican mother. Spending a large amount of her childhood on the island of Puerto Rico sparked her passion for language and understanding the complexities of interpretation and translation. Annie graduated from the University of Denver with a degree in international business and marketing. Studying abroad in Madrid, Spain and various global travels opened her eyes to international business customs and eventually, her passions converged when she found iTi. She loves to step outside her comfort zone through travel and is passionate about yoga, health, wellness, skiing & bringing people together, no matter their language or background.
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Developing An Export Strategy: Interpretation & Translation Considerations

Manufacturing, International Trade

Export Strategy_Translation and Interpreting

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

11 Export Resources You Need To Know! (Link Round Up)

International Trade

If you have been following along with our blog, you'll know that we have been talking a lot about international business lately, specifically exporting to countries around the world from the United States.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

Transcreation 101: How To Adapt Your Marketing To Any Country

Digital Print & Media, Translation

You might be wondering:

How can I convey my brand’s marketing message to populations in a country different than my own?

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

Tips for Preparing for Manufacturing Translation Services [Guide]

Manufacturing, Translation

This post was originally published on January 25, 2017 and has been updated and expanded for freshness.

Here's the deal:

We live in a diverse global environment and our businesses operate in a multlingual world.

It's time to stop viewing translation as a burden and see it for what it really is - an investment and competitive advantage.

Now:

Heavy competition in the global manufacturing sector has altered production processes, leading to a more modernized and automated process, bringing with it shorter product life cycles and increasingly rapid technological advances.

Of course, this rising growth of production has increased content volumes to support new products on a global scale.

Whether you are selling products internationally, are sourcing materials from different countries, or submitting bids to foreign governments, it’s clear that manufacturers must be able to provide localized content at a quicker pace than ever.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

14 Tips On How To Create A Winning International Marketing Strategy

Manufacturing, Localization, Digital Print & Media, Translation, International Trade

We recently published an article on how the benefits of exporting include an increase in market share and profits for manufacturers looking to build upon domestic success.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

How To Create A Thriving Export Business [Guide]

Manufacturing, Localization, Translation, Corporate, International Trade

Why Export?

Exporting offers businesses the opportunity to build upon domestic success. Simply put, it is one of the best ways to grow your business.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

Advice For New Translators [Expert Round Up]

Translation, Linguists

Having worked in the language services industry for 10+ years, one of the questions I get asked the most by multilingual friends is “how do I apply to be a translator?!”.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

2017 Year In Review: iTi & The State of the Language Services Industry

News

As we embark on a new year, we want to take time to reflect on the one we are leaving behind. 2017 has been a transformational year for us at iTi! We are excited to start a new year and before we recap, we wanted to start with the current state of the language industry.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

2017 Best Of The Blog

Popular

Another year is coming to a close – can you believe it?!

The end of the year is the perfect time to reflect on the past while setting plans for the future. We want to extend our gratitude to all our readers who frequently visit our blog. You motivate our team to continuously produce a variety of thought-provoking, educational, and valuable content.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

Legal Translation Supports International Litigation Discovery

Legal

Cross-border litigation can be complicated and costly. It’s not unusual for up to 50% of content received during the discovery process to be in a language other than English when working a case in the international realm. Law firms need to plan ahead to account for the additional complexities such as language and culture to help the case proceed smoothly with minimal delays.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano