INDUSTRY BLOG RECENT POSTS

MasterWord covers several perspectives on the language industry and the industries we serve. We offer tips and best practices that help you make the most of the professional language services.

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September 5, 2019

Contribute to the Bottom Line! Partnering with Inpatient Nurses and Nurse Managers

Interpreter rounds on inpatients: First, let’s look at systematically scheduling interpreters to round twice a day on every language need patient with the floor nurses, to make sure that the patients and families understand the plan for the day and have all concerns and questions…
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September 4, 2019

Stronger Together – Partnering with Key Colleagues

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July 26, 2019

Houston Matters’ Joshua Zinn interviews Alejandro Chaoul & Ludmila Golovine

Houston Matters' Joshua Zinn learns more about our upcoming event: Serving People at the Moment of Death. Listen to this interview with Alejandro Chaoul and Ludmila Golovine JTNDaWZyYW1lJTIwc3JjJTNEJTIyaHR0cHMlM0ElMkYlMkZlbWJlZC5ocG0uaW8lMkYzNDA4MDIlMkYzNDA3ODAlMjIlMjBzdHlsZSUzRCUyMmhlaWdodCUzQSUyMDExNXB4JTNCJTIwd2lkdGglM0ElMjAxMDAlMjUlM0IlMjIlM0UlM0MlMkZpZnJhbWUlM0U=

WELLNESS CONNECTION RECENT POSTS

Our wellness tips and tools help interpreters and other language professionals recognize, prevent and cope with vicarious trauma that they may experience in their work.

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April 27, 2018

Compassion Fatigue is Real for Interpreters

Compassion fatigue and vicarious trauma are real. Interpreters, please take the time to take care of yourselves. Click here to continue reading Winnie Heh's post on Compassion Fatigue.
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May 3, 2017

“I can’t meditate!” If you’ve ever said or thought this, this article is for you.

One of my most valuable yoga lessons came from a beginner class, where the instructor said to all the First-Time Yogis, "When I hear people say, 'I can't do yoga,' I respond by asking, 'Can you breathe? Then you can do yoga.'" The Psychologist Belisa…
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March 1, 2017

Long hours in front of a computer? Then… you should know this!

Too close to the screen, not good for the eyes.Hunched over, bad posture, back pains.Leaning forward, bad posture, leads to hunched back. Linguists spend a lot of time in front of a computer, in a car and on their phones. In addition, not all of…