If your business is serious about growing its international presence in 2018, building a relationship with an outstanding business translation agency is essential. However, finding and engaging the right translation agency can take more time than you might think. After all, how do you know if the quality of the translations you’re receiving are up to scratch? Is the translation price that you’re being charged reasonable? And what about translation timescales – how long will your chosen agency take to produce the translations you need?
Business translation is a skilled undertaking and needs careful attention to detail. Establishing a relationship with the right translation agency means that this is one aspect of your corporate life you can trust is in safe hands. So how can you ensure you have the best translation agency for 2018?
Firstly, be sure to read through a range of 2018 translation service reviews. These will ensure that you have accurate, up-to-date feedback on the performance of the service(s) that you are considering. You’ll be trusting your appointed translation agency with delivering word-perfect copy to your overseas contacts, whether they be customers, suppliers or partners. As such, make sure that you’re working with a reputable agency that takes pride in the quality of its translation service!
Next, look at the additional services that the agency provides. A decent localization company will be well positioned to help you ensure you communicate in the right way with overseas audiences. Establishing your business abroad is often about so much more than delivering the same messages in another language! Equally, finding out about the provision of copy setting and desktop publishing services by your translation agency can save you a great deal of time and effort in the long-run.
Then, of course, there is the human element. The best translation agencies don’t just convert your copy into other languages, they take the time to understand the needs of your business and the goals that your translations are contributing to. That way, you can work in partnership with your translation agency in order to get your business where you want it to be – and that’s a great way to start the New Year!
For more information on how professional translation can support your company to achieve its goals, contact Tomedes.