What Make a Good Medical Interpreter?

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Having an experienced interpreter in a medical session is not only about fulfilling the legal requirement. Well-trained medical interpreters can do far better in the following aspects than inexperienced interpreters, even including those who are fluent in both languages.   Consecutive interpreting vs. simultaneous interpreting In a medical setting, interpreting simultaneously is usually not a […]

How Culture Shapes Communication in Business Settings

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When you communicate with a person speaking a different language, most of the time the differences between you are not only about the different languages you speak. That person may come from a different culture, which may shape the way they communicate and perceive the world. In some circumstances, the lack of understanding of the […]