Are you learning a new language? If you try to translate idioms or common phrases word for word, you will find the outcome rather ridiculous. Computer-aided translation apps usually can’t make sense of the word combinations. Here are some interesting and funny phrases in German translated literally to brighten your day! Da wird der Hund … Read more
Love languages and thinking about working as a freelance translator? Or maybe you’re already freelancing in the language industry and want to get some more inside tips. Either way, you’re in the right place! Here, you’ll learn all about freelance translation (you can skip to the next section if you already know) and where you … Read more
The biggest problem with speaking or understanding multiple languages: you have to enjoy language jokes all by yourself (unless you find others who understand the same languages!). You don’t have to laugh alone now – you’ve come to the right spot. It doesn’t matter if you speak or comprehend Spanish well (if you’re an expert, … Read more
Have you ever wondered about the origin of flags? Who invented them? What were they used for? In this article, we’ll give you a bit of history on flags – not just any flag, but the Chinese flag. What in the world do all the little stars mean? Additionally, you’ll learn about the two flags … Read more
by our beloved Dide, our talented native in-house linguist Outwardly a tool for communication, within, something different Crusty shell battered by the sea, within, an iridescent pearl Clichéd phrases passed around like salt, within, the unity of comprehension Come now, metamorphose, the beautiful butterfly self of translation Slowly, slowly, incubating, grow each strand of personality … Read more
It is truly a blessing to have Anca in our company. She brings a lot of added value in building authentic relationships with our clients by being simple and natural. Although you would say she is rather shy, Anca is honest and open when communicating with our clients and truly cares about the quality of our … Read more
Oh yes! We are extending our sales operations in various ways. Based on our performance analysis over Quarter 4, we decided to hire 3- 5 sales managers that would cover Western European markets. Here is a graphic of our translation projects for Q4 2015. Now let’s go back to business: Position No. of positions Requirements Perks of … Read more
It was a great surprise we had when we interviewed Anatolie, who applied for one of the vacancies open at YTranslations.He arrived at the interview with an honest smile and friendly eyes and he was very curious to know more about our company. We were very glad to find out that he has strong professional … Read more
The moment has arrived! We officially opened a brand new, shiny office in Romania! It has beautiful colours that we carefully selected from the image of our brand. It has painted logo on our white walls, to remind us why are we here. It has nice and polite people that make a great atmosphere and … Read more
Some perks of working in a start-up such as YTranslations:
1. You will learn a lot, and you will learn it quickly.
For the jobs that we are hiring – on sales, you will be part of the process of tapping into European markets, in the language industry and in the creative sector (web, advertising, etc).