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Translating for Mum and Dad

Translating for Mum and Dad

Translating for Mum and Dad Relying on family members to watch over us in everyday situations is something that many of us take for granted. Whether it be emotional support, advice, or even just getting a lift somewhere, the role that our family members play in our day to day...

Japanese

New Year, New me? The Japanese Approach

It’s a new year, and it’s time for a fresh start for most; The perfect opportunity to take the bull by the horns and smash those new year goals. Whether it is improving your diet, your home, or state of mind, decluttering our life at the beginning of the...

Double ISO Award

Double ISO Certifications Awarded to Word360

Word360 are extremely proud to announce that following our existing ISO:9001 Certification, we have renewed our ISO:27001 status. These internationally recognised certifications identify excellence in Word360’s quality management systems; alongside excellence in Word360’s information security management.  With the release of our latest Video Interpreting Service, Wordskii Live and  updated Telephone interpreting service, working towards and achieving...

Domestic Violence Training

Word360 Host Domestic Violence Training in Partnership With Women’s Aid

Continuing with our on-going series of events focusing on front line social issues facing our communities today, we hosted a training session in partnership with Birmingham and Solihull Women’s Aid, centred around the subject of Domestic Violence. Women’s Aid describe Domestic Violence as ‘the physical, emotional, sexual and financial abuse of...

Improving Patient experience

Improving the Patient Experience

  Last week, the Word360 team attended The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust’s Annual Members Meeting and Health Fair, at Russells Hall Hospital. We aimed to promote both staff and patient awareness around Word360’s language and accessibility services and to discuss our partnership with The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust. Patients were...

Is AI Better Than the Human Translator?

In a world where boundaries between countries are becoming increasingly blurred and international trade is common, communication has never been more important. Translating from one language to another has become the norm with demand for services rapidly rising. This burgeoning market has led to the development of a range of...

Is Your GDPR Policy Set Up For International Trade?

In May 2018 one of the biggest changes in data security laws in the last two decades came into force in the EU. Known as General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), it’s a change that’s been dominating the headline in Europe with companies forced to make sweeping updates to their...