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Planning and Developing your Language Assistance Program

by Eber Lopez, Strategic Projects Manager, MasterWord Services I’ve spent much of my career developing an expertise in metrics and evaluation methods in the Healthcare Setting and throughout my time in healthcare, I’ve had the privilege to oversee language assistance divisions and present the function…
MasterWord
September 30, 2015
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The Rumbling of Communication Fault Lines

By Ryan Foley As featured in Encounters Vol. 4 Around 300 million years ago, the Earth was a simple place. The fragmented continents that span the planet today did not exist. Pangaea, a single super continent reigned supreme, its borders bound by the cool waters…
MasterWord
July 11, 2014
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Multilingual = Multi-personality?

It is hardly a new proposition that language affects our world view. However, some studies are now suggesting that people who speak more than one language may unconsciously change their personality as they switch languages.  So what is going on here? Last week, I shared…
MasterWord
June 16, 2014
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Why Translation is Like Music

There are many myths out there about the translation industry such as translation can be done by anyone who can speak two or more languages. This, of course, isn’t exactly true. For example, if you play a few notes on the piano, are you actually…
MasterWord
May 22, 2014