Wouldn’t It Be Great to Know…

You might want to track your in-house vendors' entire work day. Fair enough. But you won't put every day "in-between-work" activities as your project cost. Have your team register the time they actually spent working to see the real cost of their efforts per assignment...

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Do You Rely on Your Providers?

As a rule, translation agencies are started by professional translators, not professional managers. In fact, less than 10% are established by business people. The majority of them developed from one-person ”agencies” which were launched, managed and grown by translators.

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How to Triple Project Management Efficiency?

A typical translation project has changed over the years. Now, it is usually small, rushed, cheap, has little context and needs many language combinations. But it still requires the same amount of administrative work as in the past. It will not be profitable unless you adapt your project management to this new reality. Luckily, there is a lot you can do.

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Catch Your Vendor, PART 2

You might want to track your in-house vendors' entire work day. Fair enough. But you won't put every day "in-between-work" activities as your project cost. Have your team register the time they actually spent working to see the real cost of their efforts per assignment...

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Catch Your Vendor, PART 1

You might want to track your in-house vendors' entire work day. Fair enough. But you won't put every day "in-between-work" activities as your project cost. Have your team register the time they actually spent working to see the real cost of their efforts per assignment...

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How to Approach Translation Process Automation<br> for the First Time

More and more projects keep coming. The deadlines are tight and getting tighter. It seems that regardless of how much effort and time you put into your work, there is no way you can come out ahead.

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8 Easy Tips to Improve the Way You Manage Translators

No translation agency can survive without their translators. They have a lot of pressure put on them to deliver on time and at high quality. It is thus very important to keep their motivation high so they treat your projects as a priority.

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How to Optimize Cooperation With Vendors?

It is important to keep your translators highly motivated. It will make them treat your projects as high priority. These 8 key points will help you improve the way you work with your translators. These tips will keep your vendors happy. Then, the projects will be delivered on time at top quality and your customers will be satisfied.

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How to Turn Your Vendor Database Into Your Secret Weapon

Today we deal with the absolute core of your business - managing vendors. Vendor management is one the most important tasks of a translation agency.

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How to Get More Done With Less Effort

One of the main challenges we face is the influx of numerous small projects, which can hurt our bottom line. Every small request becomes a project in its own right.

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