OUR BLOG

Since 1991, Bilingual Communications has provided professional English to Spanish language services — translation, transcription, interpretation, and video voice-over — for a growing international clientele. Because we specialize in a single language pair, we are able to concentrate our resources and provide in-depth support for our clients in the cultures we know best.

Check out our most recent blog posts below.

TRANSLATION
Quiltspeak Exhibit

Quiltspeak Exhibit

One of the clients we recently had the pleasure of working for was the North Carolina Museum of History. We have translated text and signage for them numerous times, but for this exhibit we were able to provide audio as well. Visitors can scan a QR code next to the...

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INTERPRETATION
What Makes a Good Interpreter

What Makes a Good Interpreter

Think You Have What it Takes?   We've posted before that the future job prospects for interpreters have never been better. Interpreting is a great career for a number of reasons. But what is it exactly that makes a good interpreter? There are no hard and fast rules...

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CULTURE
Personality and Language – The Great Debate

Personality and Language – The Great Debate

The currently accepted measure of personality is known as the Big Five. These are the five traits that seem to be reliable indicators of one’s personality. These traits are openness to experience, conscientiousness, extraversion, agreeableness, and neuroticism. It...

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TECHNOLOGY
Podcast Round Up

Podcast Round Up

  With so much free content available online these days, sometimes it is difficult to know where to start. For those of you fellow multi-taskers out there, we've collected a few of our favorite podcasts. These are great to download and listen to during walks or...

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