Icebreaker

Company news: December 2018

Company news: December 2018

Company news: December 2018

13/12/2018

STP

This autumn has seen celebrations in our Whiteley and Varna offices and virtually across the entire company and ...

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Q&A with Megan Hancock, Project Management Training Specialist

Q&A with Megan Hancock, Project Management Trai...

Q&A with Megan Hancock, Project Management Trai...

13/12/2018

STP

This time, we sat down with Megan Hancock, a Project Management Training Specialist. Megan started as an intern ...

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Shopping for language services: key ingredients of a successful partnership

Shopping for language services: key ingredients of a...

Shopping for language services: key ingredients of a...

13/12/2018

Susan Hoare

Language provision is a service industry, and like many other services, the quality of delivery is dependent on ...

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Lucia: a light in the darkness

Lucia: a light in the darkness

Lucia: a light in the darkness

13/12/2018

STP

In many Nordic countries, the 13th of December starts with candlelight in darkness, songs and saffron buns. It i...

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Q&A with Anna-Leena Hilli, Language Technology Specialist

Q&A with Anna-Leena Hilli, Language Technology ...

Q&A with Anna-Leena Hilli, Language Technology ...

15/10/2018

STP

This time, the spotlight is on Anna-Leena Hilli, one of our Language Technology Specialists. A true STP stalwart...

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Company news: October 2018

Company news: October 2018

Company news: October 2018

15/10/2018

STP

Raisa McNab new head of ATC To the outside world, Raisa McNab has been STP’s Learning and Development Manager ...

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Lean all the way

Lean all the way

Lean all the way

12/10/2018

Raisa McNab

Translation cycles are short and getting shorter, meaning work needs to be turned around quicker. A good way of ...

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Director’s Cut, take 14: Selfie

Director’s Cut, take 14: Selfie

Director’s Cut, take 14: Selfie

19/09/2018

Anu Carnegie-Brown

You have worked long and hard to build a solid reputation. You are not worried about what people say when you le...

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STP earns ISO 17100 certification

STP earns ISO 17100 certification

STP earns ISO 17100 certification

26/02/2016

Sandberg Translation Parnters

Sandberg Translation Partners Ltd (STP) is now certified to ISO 17100, the new international quality standard fo...

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What makes a good translation agency client great?

What makes a good translation agency client great?

What makes a good translation agency client great?

29/01/2016

Sandberg Translation Parnters

A good translation agency client is one that pays on time. End of story? For some, perhaps. But if that’s all...

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Has per-word translation pricing had its day?

Has per-word translation pricing had its day?

Has per-word translation pricing had its day?

1/12/2015

Sandberg Translation Parnters

The smiling hair stylist takes your coat and sits you in front of the mirror. “So, what would you like today?...

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The sausage and the sizzle

The sausage and the sizzle

The sausage and the sizzle

25/05/2014

Sandberg Translation Parnters

Anyone working in marketing knows they must sell the sizzle, not the sausage. Clients don’t buy features, they...

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Spring is sprung

Spring is sprung

Spring is sprung

2/05/2014

Sandberg Translation Parnters

It’s party time in the Nordic countries, with two holidays at this time of the year that are celebrated much m...

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Beyond Translation

Beyond Translation

Beyond Translation

16/12/2013

Sandberg Translation Parnters

When I visit universities to talk to translation students about working in the industry, it is apparent that the...

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Salty Sweet

Salty Sweet

Salty Sweet

2/12/2013

Sandberg Translation Parnters

Here at STP, a member of staff’s safe return from annual leave often heralds the arrival of a tub of salty liq...

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Box, Box, Baby

Box, Box, Baby

Box, Box, Baby

25/10/2013

Sandberg Translation Parnters

New arrival to the British royal family, Prince George, recently found himself the lucky recipient of one of Fin...

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In it together

In it together

In it together

10/10/2013

Sandberg Translation Parnters

In the past month, I have listened to a number of great speakers sharing their wisdom on the causes of and solut...

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Minding the Gap

Minding the Gap

Minding the Gap

23/05/2013

Sandberg Translation Parnters

STP has a keen interest in promoting cooperation between the translation industry and the academic world. Apart ...

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The Eurovision song context

The Eurovision song context

The Eurovision song context

6/05/2013

Sandberg Translation Parnters

Sweden had the honour of hosting two world-class events on Saturday 18 May 2013: the Ice-hockey World Championsh...

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English is a Scandinavian language

English is a Scandinavian language

English is a Scandinavian language

16/02/2013

Sandberg Translation Parnters

Jan Terje Faarlund, professor of linguistics at the University of Oslo, and Joseph Emmonds, a visiting professor...

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From the engine room

From the engine room

From the engine room

10/02/2013

Sandberg Translation Parnters

Post-editing of machine translation output (MT-PE) is the process of revising machine-translated content and edi...

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I know what you did last summer

I know what you did last summer

I know what you did last summer

12/11/2012

Sandberg Translation Parnters

European universities are reaching out to the translation industry in their efforts to modernise their course co...

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The magic word

The magic word

The magic word

9/11/2012

Sandberg Translation Parnters

The little adverb “please” has come to symbolise politeness in English requests to the extent that it might ...

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Nordic by Nature

Nordic by Nature

Nordic by Nature

24/02/2012

Sandberg Translation Parnters

Nordic men and women have a reputation for excelling in endurance sports in the international arena, and we trai...

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Living within the Arctic Circle

Living within the Arctic Circle

Living within the Arctic Circle

2/04/2010

Sandberg Translation Parnters

The Arctic Circle is an imaginary line that marks the latitude above which the sun does not set on the day of th...

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