July 2008

Monthly Archives

  • Translation Budget : Damn the torpedoes! Full speed ahead!

    Last week we received the following from a prospect about their tight translation budget. “I regret that other pressures have meant that – for the time being at least – we’ve had to shelve further investigation of our options for publishing Chinese and Japanese header information and abstracts of our published articles online (and with Read More »

  • Does your translation vendor operate like an energy-efficient appliance?

    In an effort to help save the environment and reduce energy costs, we purchased last year a new washer and dryer that were guaranteed to save 70% on energy costs. The washer uses 80% less water, hence saving 80% of the energy used to heat it. It also does a much better job wringing water out of clothes during the spin cycle, benefiting the dryer because the clothes are less wet.