MULTILATERAL NOTES

A relaxed corner of cyberspace where I share insights, tips, and resources about interpreting, languages, and communicating across cultures. Read & share away!

BRAND YOU - JOHN PURKISS book bank terpreneur the savvy terp

This is one of the first -and perhaps most useful- books I read when I started thinking of founding MCL, now MULTILATERAL, briefly after moving to London.

I realised then that I...

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CONFIDENTIALITY, COPYRIGHT, AND PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT a view from the booth

Confidentiality has been one of the hot topics of late in the interpreting community and many a piece and dissertation have been written about it.

Although I doubt any...

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PORTABLE INTERPRETING TECHNOLOGY interpreting

These pocket-size devices are ideal for hop-on-hop-off programmes pack full of meetings here and there, visits, and tours.

What you gain in portability, you may lose in quality...

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I SPEAK 22 LANGUAGES latin america the savvy bridge

Spanish is the de facto lingua franca of Latin America.

Spoken in 19 of its 33 countries, it was introduced to the continent by the Spanish conquistadores, and is now...

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HOW TO SPOT A GOOD INTERPRETER - ON PAPER interpreting

In times of reinvention and forging new paths, all sorts of creatures start roaming the Earth and overnight experts pop out everywhere.

However, when it comes to interpreting,...

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ROOM INTERPRETING EQUIPMENT interpreting

A.K.A. INTERPRETING BOOTHS, this equipment and the behind-the-scenes technology that make it work need to be put up and taken down before and after your event.

Out of all the...

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Meet MULTILATERAL

THE SAVVY BRIDGE™

Self-paced, online cross-cultural communication support, tools, and resources for and about Latin America & the United Kingdom.

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INTERPRETING & CO.

More than just interpreting - Culturally-sensitive instant support for British & Latin American governments, businesses & professionals.

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THE SAVVY TERP®

The practical & business side of interpreting for fellow professional interpreters looking to thrive in the 21st century.

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