June 24, 2014
Morningside is currently exhibiting at the 2014 BIO International Convention in San Diego! We are excited to reconnect with clients and colleagues and keep up-to-date on trends in the industry. If you would like to learn more about our medical translation and patent translation services, stop by booth 736 and say hello! Read more about: Exhibiting @ BIO International Convention 2014 »
May 13, 2014
As the Morningside team travels around the world for conferences and meetings, we will be sharing observations and advice regarding these markets. Our New Market Watch series kicks off with China.
This week Morningside is exhibiting at the INTA (International Trademark Association) Conference in Hong Kong. The INTA Conference deals with intellectual property and international trademark education, with a special focus this year on doing business in Asia and China in particular. Read more about: China and Trademark Hijacking »
April 24, 2014
Pro Bono: its translation and meaning
“Pro bono publico” is a Latin phrase that is often shortened to simply “pro bono,” and translates in English to ‘for the public good.’ Pro bono work is often undertaken at a reduced fee in order to aid companies whose budgets for particular cases are limited.
At Morningside, we are committed to helping organizations involved in charitable work via our pro bono translation services. It is important to us that everyone has the opportunity to be heard and understood, Read more about: Pro Bono Translation Services »
April 8, 2014
When a manufacturer sells their products in foreign markets, localizing documents becomes a necessity in most cases. There may be anything from product manuals, to marketing materials, or even packaging labels which need to be localized. This can be a daunting task, especially for companies not familiar with the localization process. For this reason, some manufacturers simply rely on their local distributors to deal with translating the various documents. After all, the distributor is already responsible for selling the products, Read more about: The Temptation of Using Distributors for Translation Needs »
March 27, 2014
Website translation is extremely important for companies who wish to reach foreign markets and expand national trade. Translation can easily be done by copying and pasting your website into a free literal translation service online, but will it accurately explain your company? Beyond the obvious risk of grammatical errors impacting your perceived professionalism, neglecting the importance of cultural cues can be the difference between a website that succeeds and one that just doesn’t translate.
Enter website localization. Read more about: Helping Your Localized Website Translate »