ATA-TCD News, Issue 5, Spring 2020

Connecting AI Specialists, Linguists, and Project Managers

Posted by on Apr 1, 2020 in ATA-TCD News Articles, ATA-TCD News, Issue 5, Spring 2020

Connecting AI Specialists, Linguists, and Project Managers by Afaf Steiert Computers have shifted from serving the sole purpose of word processing and simple computation on top of our desks to fitting into our pockets and providing an assortment of tools to the user. The demand for more and more of these tools that expand beyond simple weather widgets resulted in the inception of a highly organic applications market that retains a relatively low barrier of entry. Considering that this demand shows no sign of slowing as smart phones surpassed desktop computers in 2014, and that the market is...

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Productivity Strategies and Tools for Remote Translation Project Managers (TPM)

Posted by on Mar 28, 2020 in ATA-TCD News Articles, ATA-TCD News, Issue 5, Spring 2020

Productivity Strategies and Tools for Remote Translation Project Managers (TPM) by Cynthia Penovi Translation Project Managers are an essential link in the workflow of the translation process. In small translation agencies, they are in charge of dozens of daily communications; managing complex projects; checking statuses and progresses; and mediating between vendors, partners, clients, reviewers, and proofreaders, among other responsibilities. They are the ones responsible for projects that do not go so well or deadlines that are missed. Without them, we would not be able to...

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