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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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Top Freelance Websites for Interpreters & Translators (Round Up)

Linguists

Working as a freelancer seems like a dream. Be your own boss, make your own hours, work from wherever. There seem to be benefits galore but one thing no tends to talk about is how do you get started ? If you're a new interpreter or translator, you realize that it can be difficult to get your first few projects. When a majority of agencies require experience, where do you begin to get the required experience?
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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

iTi Voted #1 Best Foreign Language Translation Provider By Connecticut’s Legal Community

Press Releases

iTi announced today that it has been voted the #1 best foreign language translation provider in the Connecticut Law Tribune’s annual ‘Best Of’ survey. iTi has been an active supporter of the legal community since its inception in 1986 and is grateful for the loyalty shown by legal professionals across the state.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

The Haunting History of Halloween Around The World

Culture

“It’s said that All Hallows’ Eve is one of the nights when the veil between the worlds is thin – and whether you believe in such things or not, those roaming spirits probably believe in you, or at least acknowledge your existence, considering that it used to be their own. Even the air feels different on Halloween, autumn-crisp and bright” – Erin Morgenstern
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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

Overcoming Communication Challenges in a Global Economy

Manufacturing, Aerospace & Defense, Corporate, Language

Everything and everybody communicates. Each expression of communication is a vital element of a brands identity and personality. Sharpen the communication with your internal team before distributing your message to the masses.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

Our World Is Suffering: Here's How To Help

Culture

This years hurricane season has been absolutely relentless. It started with Harvey's destruction in Texas and soon after, Irma, Jose, and Maria charged through the Caribbean and up the east coast of the United States. Meanwhile, Mexico has suffered multiple earthquakes that have resulted in hundreds of deaths.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

A Beginner’s Guide To American Sign Language & ASL Interpreting

Culture, Interpreting, Sign Language

We discuss spoken languages frequently on this blog and today we are addressing a very important subject that we feel more language service companies such as ourselves should discuss more often. We at iTi will continue to cover this subject in more detail moving forward: American Sign Language (ASL) & ASL interpreters.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

Meet Terpii, iTi's Linguistic Superhero!

Terpii Travels

Have you ever wondered what this cute little creature is doing on our website? Well, let me introduce you to Terpii!

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

How To Ensure The Highest Quality Legal Transcription & Translation

Legal, Transcription

Audio and video recordings are an efficient and effective way to maintain records of spoken conversations. Most attorney’s require audio or video transcription on a frequent basis. It makes the most sense to have these recordings transcribed instead of wasting time categorizing audio files and scanning through the recording for the section you need to reference. It’s essential to maintain recordings of meetings depositions, interviews, court proceedings, police investigations, arbitration, etc. Accurate and reliable transcripts improve productivity by helping to make decisions quickly so it’s pivotal that the transcripts are error free.

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

Breaking Down The Chinese Language [Infographic]

 

 As a translation services company, one of the greatest source of confusion for many of our clients is the Chinese language. With hundreds of spoken dialects and two written scripts, it’s easy to see how complex of a language it truly is!

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano

What Every Lawyer Should Know Before Hiring a Translation Agency [Tip Sheet]

Legal

In a global economy with increasing language diversity, attorneys, paralegals, and other legal professionals are running into more interpreting and translation needs. Here’s a checklist of some important translation and interpretation information for the legal community:

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Annie Pagano
Annie Pagano