The translation of marketing slogans is a specialist skill. Copywriters can spend hours agonising over the perfect headline for your brand, so the last thing you need is that being lost in translation.Read more »
Our Translation Blog
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Looking for insights on language and culture when doing business in key overseas markets? How about expert advice on launching your brand overseas or insider tips on how to approach every kind of translation project imaginable?
We keep you up to date on all this and more right here in our language, culture and business blog.
Leading brands are successfully using videos as part of their international marketing strategies. Not only in product or service advertising, but also in content marketing.Read more »
UGC is a great way to boost customer engagement, hear genuine feedback and create a buzz around your business. Research by Offerpop found that websites which featured user content saw a 20% increase in return visitors.Read more »
They say the best-laid plans often go awry – a sentiment very true for the past 12 months. For marketing professionals the pandemic meant doing away with annual strategies, cancelling events and rethinking messaging and creative material.Read more »
When it comes to collaborating, there are often two schools of thought: two heads are better than one or too many cooks spoil the broth. Finding the balance between centralising your Internal Comms translations and keeping local-market teams in the loop, can be tricky.Read more »
How do you navigate international marketing during a pandemic when every country – even some individual regions within those countries – has been impacted differently?Read more »
We’ll start this blog with a word of caution: English is not a universal language. Whilst believing that won’t stop you ordering a croissant in Paris, it could be very damaging for a global workplace.Read more »
How many times do you think you uttered the words, “you’re on mute” last year? The pandemic shifted how and where we work overnight and organisations had to quickly adapt. For L&D teams this meant two huge shifts:Read more »
Great partnerships have the power to transform those involved and the world around them. Wilbur and Orville Wright gave us wings to fly and Ben and Jerry expanded our waistlines.Read more »
With Covid-19 very much still present in our lives, at Comtec we’ve spent a lot of time recently reflecting on the good, the bad and the thankfully not too ugly from the past 10 months.Read more »