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Toos Stoker Wednesday, 23 August 2017 in Datafication of Translation

Who Needs Data When There is Trust?

Tracking Translation Productivity: Yes or No?

Translation productivity tells you how fast a translation was completed. It’s used to profile translators and post-editors, to set prices, compare vendors, to categorize content or evaluate MT engine output.

However, not everybody agrees productivity is the best way to track a vendor’s performance, irrespective of this vendor being an LSP or a translator.

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Andrew Joscelyne Wednesday, 16 August 2017 in Translation '22

Rory Cowan: Getting the Pace Right

Captains of the Translation Industry Talk About the Single Biggest Thing They've Learnt

Rory Cowan, founder of Lionbridge, is stepping down this year after 21 years as a highly successful CEO and moving into the role of Chairman. To kick off a new series of interviews with major figures in the translation/language services industry, TAUS wanted to find out the one big thing that Rory has learnt as head of the world’s largest language service provider. He responded with a veritable master class on how industries evolve, and how market participants can anticipate the timing, magnitude and impact of major industry changes.

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