Somali Translation and the Somali Diaspora

Somali translation is becoming increasingly important for the Somali communities living outside of Somalia today.

A lot of people in the U.S. don’t know a heck of a lot about Somalia, except for some basic “CNN style” facts. There was a brutal civil war in Somalia in the 1990s and American military forces were involved in the peacekeeping efforts. The infamous Battle of Mogadishu was made even more famous by the film Black Hawk Down. [Read more...]

3 Signs It’s Time to Start Working with a New Translation Company

No matter what type of vendor you’re working with, it can be tempting to stick with someone you’ve been partnered with for a long period of time, regardless of the quality of their work. In certain areas, however, doing so can cause far more harm than good. This is especially true when it comes to the world of translation, as not all companies are created equal, and some are far less proficient at what they do than others. [Read more...]