Medical Interpreter Training Program-Summer 2017

Medical Interpreter Training Program-Summer Schedule-2017July 22-23, Aug 12-13, Aug 26-27 (weekend schedule) Hours: 8:30 am until 5:00 pm For more information, please submit an inquiry form which can be accessed at http://www.metaphrasislcs.com/contact/ or call 815-464-1423.

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Providing Excellent Service With A Smile: Employee Appreciation

Service With A SmileAs the CEO of a growing company, there is nothing more rewarding than stepping out and hearing about all the wonderful work your team has been doing.  It truly fills my heart with “beeps” knowing that each of our staff are part of a legacy at Metaphrasis. I’d like to take a moment and thank some of my team for the important work they do. Martin, thank you for...

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10 Ways to Ensure Quality Translations

No one understands your brand—or your business goals—better than you. So it’s important that your quality expectations are communicated properly to your translation partner at the start of the process. If you are new to the process or simply haven’t worked with translations in some time, don’t worry, we’re here to help. The...

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Seeking Interpreters to Add to Metaphrasis Team

We Are Hiring!We are seeking language professionals to join our team. If you have the ability and passion for providing superior service in everything you do, with a smile, and are inspired by the understanding of others, then we want to hear from you! Below is the current list of specific languages we are seeking to add to our team: Italian Polish Russian Bosnian Vietnamese Greek Farsi Bulgarian...

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Tips for Speakers Working with Simultaneous Interpreters at Events & Conferences

Do you have to lead a discussion or give a speech/presentation that requires simultaneous interpretation? Public speaking with an interpreter requires a few nuances that will result in a much better experience for the presenter and the audience. Interpretation adds a new dimension to the experience. Here are a few tips to help make life easier for both you and the interpreter(s) attempting to...

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Does Your Company Speak Human?

Language and culture don’t have to divide us…Because there is a language that we all share: compassion, laughter, struggles, love, a need to belong. Even when we don’t share an understanding of words, we can connect through customs, cuisine, and creativity. “Speaking human” allows us to reap the benefits of living in a diverse society. Experiencing other cultures through food and the...

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Marketing to Hispanics

Your clients, customers and audiences may need you to make more effort…in language that is. When working internationally, there’s a natural expectation that organizations will make an effort to understand the language and cultural differences among various countries and cultures. But within the U.S., linguistic and cultural differences are often overlooked—most notably, the fast-growing U.S....

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American Express Open Features Metaphrasis Founder’s Story

American Express Open recently interviewed and just released the feature story on our Founder and the Metaphrasis story. Metaphrasis gets called upon in court cases, insurance statements, medical appointments, social service visits, mental health assessments, industrial site tours, foreign delegations and conferences and other areas. In addition to health care and legal industries, they work in...

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Everybody Wins When You Choose to Go Local!

Today’s business partnerships are about efficiency, best value and bottom line. Many interpret that to mean the lower the price, the better the partnership. We are here to tell you, that’s not always the case! When faced with a buying decision in translation or interpreting, “going local” can mean better efficiency, value and better bottom line. Here’s why. There are far-reaching...

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Metaphrasis Unveils New Brand Identity & Launches New Website

After more than a decade of experience working with hundreds of clients, we understand that effective language services require a dedicated and concerned effort to ensure that each person in the process is properly understood and represented. To achieve this level of understanding, it’s imperative that translating and interpreting happens within the context of culture. At Metaphrasis, we provide...

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