Translation companies like Affinity Translation function in large part as directors of resources. Most translation companies have extensive networks of translators, editors, document design specialists, and video technicians (to mention just a few categories of skills) that they can draw on as needed in the course of performing projects. When a customer requests translation services […]
Ron McCoy is the director of Affinity Translation since 2007. He holds an MBA from the University of Colorado at Boulder and an undergraduate degree in education. He welcomes all inquiries both language or business related.
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There are those among us that consider the appearance of text on a printed page, professionally formatted and inviting to the eye, to be a thing of beauty. At Affinity Translation we’re in the business of language, so count us among this group. Text on a page is art, or at least it can be. […]
Requests for translation of employee handbooks come at regular intervals throughout the year. Whenever an organization creates or updates its employee handbook, which has no tendency for occurring at certain times of the year so far as we can tell, we receive inquiries about translating their handbook. Almost exclusively requests are for translating employee handbooks […]
Every so often there’s a translation project we do that’s especially interesting to work on. Here’s an example. Six months ago few people had even heard of COVID-19. Fast forward to today and a Google search on the term “COVID-19” produces nearly 6 million returns. A week, a month, a year from now, and that […]
Articulate Storyline has built in functions to allow course creators to translate developed Storyline courses into many different languages. Storyline text can be exported to files that professional translators can work with, utilizing specialized translation tools for high quality human translation. After completion the translated text can then be imported back into the Storyline application […]
Education through various types of eLearning delivery mechanisms is an area of instruction that’s likely to become more prevalent going forward. eLearning’s efficiency, cost-savings, and effectiveness for certain types of learning and instructional applications, make the continuance of this trend very likely. Various statistics on eLearning are published in the linked eLearning Industry article. Once […]