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Color Your World: Avoid Cultural Taboos Internationally

Color Your World: Avoid Cultural Taboos Internationally

You may be a wizard when it comes to boarding passes, booking hotels and moving through various time zones, but your flair for corporate travel won’t take you very far if you offend your international colleagues. Most global marketing professionals know their words...

Which Business Documents Can G3 Translate Handle?

Which Business Documents Can G3 Translate Handle?

Whether you're communicating with someone in Brussels or in Boston, you need to be able to deliver a clear message that is understood and culturally relevant. Verbatim translations are hardly ever effective and leave significant room for misunderstandings. Our team at...

From Good to Great: Translation Quality Matters

From Good to Great: Translation Quality Matters

Translation quality is crucial to ensure the correct message is getting across to an audience. Proper translation goes deeper than simply translating the words used. It must consider cultural differences, subtle nuances for contextual meaning, and even consideration...

Three Factors that Impact Translation Costs

Three Factors that Impact Translation Costs

Keeping a project on-time and within budget is key for any successful project manager. But before a project can get started, the bid must be completed. Understanding key factors which directly affect pricing can be of tremendous help to get the project started more...

What Not to Wear to Your Next International Business Meeting

What Not to Wear to Your Next International Business Meeting

In today’s world of easy travel, we can jump on a plane and get to our destination in a jiffy, but do we ever take a minute to think about how we will be perceived when we arrive? In the U.S. you might be able to grace the stage for a TedTalk in Converse High Tops and...

Reputation Management through Quality Translation Services

Reputation Management through Quality Translation Services

Companies spend millions of dollars managing their reputations online to reduce negative press and increase appeal to a global audience. While the costs of a poor reputation are immense, reputation management represents a big expense for companies. While paying to...

Why Cultural Knowledge is Key for Successful Translations

Why Cultural Knowledge is Key for Successful Translations

Remember that time in 1977 when President Jimmy Carter abandoned the U.S.? No? Oh yeah, that’s because it never happened. But that’s what he said in his address during a visit to Poland – in the first trip of his presidency. At least, that’s what the Polish...

Top 11 Podcasts for Busy Professionals

Top 11 Podcasts for Busy Professionals

As a busy professional it’s always go, go, go. If you travel for your career, there are bound to be downtimes at the airport, Uber travel time, or a few evening hours stuck in the hotel. Looking for some entertainment and education that won’t keep you up too late to...

Translate This: Funny Idioms That Defy Direct Translation

Translate This: Funny Idioms That Defy Direct Translation

I asked directions to the store, this guy said, "Well that's just a hop, skip and a jump away." ... "Well that's not how I'm getting there...You got directions for those who are walking?" - Mitch Hedberg Wordplay, metaphor and colloquialism can all be particularly...