Keep an Eye on the KPI

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are a crucial company management tool. However, we found that defining KPIs that provide a useful view of a company’s performance is not an easy task.

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Seamless memoQ Integration

XTRF has the option to integrate with various external systems. The most popular built-in integrations of XTRF are those with CAT tools. In a typical use case, the integration handles the transfer of the input source file to the CAT tool, where it is converted to a translatable bilingual format.

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Get the Most From Your Vendor Database: 6 Powerful Tips

The Vendor Database is at the core of any translation business operations. The way you handle it has great impact on your performance. Making full use of a database will guarantee both the best delivery time and quality. Mishandled, it will waste your efforts and cost you results.

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How to Reduce Your Operational Costs in 5 Easy Steps

There are two ways of growing business profits: increase sales and reduce costs. A wise reduction of costs is key to improving customer satisfaction, winning customer loyalty and growing your business in the long term.

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5 Simple Ways to Turn Laziness Into a Virtue

Project Management is both an art and a science. It combines strict rules with a whole lot of gut feel in new situations. It can be a very rewarding job.

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Automation Culture

Automation is a very hot topic these days. Individuals and whole companies feel that they need to automate. With less and less time, automation is one of the main reasons why people are interested in new technologies and systems. At the same time, I often meet clients who wish to automate almost everything.

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Scale or Fail

The language industry – a broad term that includes all translation, interpreting, localization, globalization, transcreation, internationalization, etc. services – is a very strange business.

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The Shocking Truth: Project Management Is Not File Shuffling

Project Managers should spend their valuable time on their core responsibilities. Their days should not consist of just shuffling e-mails and files. Your time is precious, so do not waste it on repetitive tasks.

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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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