Is Working Remotely Your New Normal?

With XTRF, managing your translation and localization business remotely is no different than working in the office. Remote access for customers, vendors, project managers, and employees is easy with our cloud-based platform.

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Make Money on Every Client

As a business owner you want to make money from every client you work with. Yet quite often, that is not the case. Let me suggest a systematic approach to resolving this issue.

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Vendor Workload: See Your Vendors’ Remaining Capacity at a Glance

Have you heard about our new XTRF feature - Vendor Workload? Do you want to find out more about how it works and how it can help you in your daily work check out the article.

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The Three Pillars of Adaptive Project Management

Increasing competition and evolving market requirements are making project management in the translation and localization industry ever more difficult. But, by following our three pillars concept, you can help your company meet the challenges of tomorrow and ensure ongoing success. Find out how you can harness processes, resources, and people, for successful and adaptive project management.

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Product Development: Behind the Scenes

Get a behind the scenes peek into the work of XTRF’s development team, in the latest blog post. Better understand the steps involved - from design, development, and testing, through to release. Also find out how they work to maintain and enhance the software, and what their priorities are.

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How to Use Technology to Motivate and Reward in‑house Teams

We are happy to share with you a case study that we recently received from one of our clients. We believe this might serve as an inspiration for the wider public. Enjoy reading this and don’t hesitate to contact us with your own success stories or questions.

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Project Management Flexibility is Achievable… When You Have the Right Tool

“A temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product or service”- this is the definition of project management according to “Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge”. To be on top of this year’s trends, this description should extend to include the phrase “by the flexible Project Manager”.

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XTRF Reporting with Google SpreadSheets

Combining data from different systems, their convenient and easy presentation, and enabling cooperation between multiple users are the key features of any good reporting system. And since all of them are supported by both XTRF and Google SpreadSheets, we struck upon the idea that the combination of these two tools would make reporting yet easier, more enjoyable, and even more effective.

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How to be a Superhero Vendor Manager?

Imagine you receive a new translation request, into your company’s local language. Who would you assign this project to? Write the name of the translator that you would contact first.

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Lesson four: How to Deal With Resistance to the Advanced Features of a TMS?

Modern Translation Management Systems (TMS) offer a lot of advanced functionality. Workflow automation is a very good example.

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