Project Management

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Managing internal and external
workload via TMS

Managing internal and external
workload via TMS
1920 1465 Boguslaw Reich

Discover how XTRF’s new way of communicating will go even further, with contextual queries and comments, the use of workspaces, and an app.

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What makes a good translation process?

What makes a good translation process? 1920 1465 Oskar Malina

What is a good translation process? It means different things to different people. Clients, vendors, and your team would all answer differently. In this post, we discuss those answers, from detailed briefs and invoices paid on time, to workflows tailored to individual clients, and automated delivery.

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Project Management flexibility is achievable…
when you have the right tool

Project Management flexibility is achievable…
when you have the right tool
1920 1465 Konrad Chmielewski

“A temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product or service”- this is the definition of project management according to “Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge”. To be on top of this year’s trends, this description should extend to include the phrase “by the flexible Project Manager”.

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Key components of an end-to-end
translation process

Key components of an end-to-end
translation process
1920 1465 Steve Hart

This software should be one centralized system, and provide you with an automated translation workflow, and a view of the bigger picture.

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Translation Management System:
5 signs you need one

Translation Management System:
5 signs you need one
1920 1465 Witold Butryn

Weighing up whether you need a translation management system or not? In this post, we cover 5 signs that indicate you desperately need one.

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How can translation agencies
benefit from XTRF?

How can translation agencies
benefit from XTRF?
1920 1465 Andrzej Nedoma

Think translation agency management software is just for big companies? Think again. Gaëtan Chrétiennot, founder and CEO of French translation agency Six Continents believes you’re never too small to start with technology. In this blog post, he shares his experience of working with XTRF, how it’s helped his company save at least 30% of their time, work together as a team, and even be more human.

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Translation automation:
make money on every client

Translation automation:
make money on every client
1920 1465 Andrzej Nedoma

It’s an evident statement that as a business owner you wish to make money on every client you work with. Yet, quite often it is not the case. There are several reasons to that and there are also ways to address that.

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Communication challenges
in the localization industry

Communication challenges
in the localization industry
1920 1465 Lukasz Kaleta

There are so many different mediums for communicating with your clients, vendors, and among your own team. But more choice doesn’t necessarily make things easier. In fact, it can even present a challenge in and of itself. Using a combination of these tools can negatively affect efficiency, security, confidentiality, business continuity, and your ability to have oversight. XTRF can help streamline your communications, bringing together all the information you, your clients, and your vendors need to know through our reliable and secure platform.

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Effective communication
with clients

Effective communication
with clients
1920 1465 Boguslaw Reich

Language Service Providers usually have a wide range of clients, and there are many ways to categorize them. Clients could be other LSPs/MLVs or end clients (from individual people through to business entities, institutions, and corporations). Depending on the revenue they bring, they could be categorized as small, big or even strategic. Some clients request services regularly, others only occasionally.

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Everyday Risk Management
– data and business continuity

Everyday Risk Management
– data and business continuity
1920 1465 Marcin Jakubowski

Most people we meet, having little IT experience, think that any IT outage or incident wouldn’t have a major impact on their business. They often believe that doing backups will get them back up and running in no time, but in reality, it’s not enough. In fact, business continuity relies upon several operational layers, any one of which could fail at a particular point in time.

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