Creative translation: Your marketing message on everyone’s lips

“I have bumble bees in my butt”, I once told a friend. He couldn’t stop laughing. Apparently, unlike Germans, the English don’t get bitten by bumble bees when they feel restless – they have ants in their pants. Both seems equally uncomfortable. But knowing these little nuances of languages is the first step to really

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Great success! AJT becomes preferred referral partner for pioneering translation technology

Anja Jones Translation has been named as one of the select few Preferred Partners under Smartling’s Referral Partner Program last week. Smartling is a translation software provider that simplifies and accelerates the translation and localisation process for companies reaching a global market. Here at AJT we have been working with the Smartling platform for over

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Raft: A warm sensation of tickling inspiration

As our little ferryboat makes it’s way out to rougher waters along the shores of the Falmouth Estuary, we feel a sudden blow. Some people sway, some almost tumble over, holding on to the wooden ceiling or to the person next to them. Sounds of astonishment and shock resonate across the well-filled little boat come

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Don’t let your marketing message get lost in (machine) translation

Have you ever wondered whether you could use machine translation to translate your website into other languages? After all, it would save you a lot of money and your website visitors would get ‘the general gist of your offering’. But is that enough to entice potential customer to buy from your website? “Qualität kommt von

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Ahoy! New team members on board

We are extremely pleased to welcome our brand new in-house project manager Jenny Cadd at our head office in Newquay. Jenny is a fellow German native speaker and graduate of Falmouth University where she studied English and Media Studies. She brings her experience in journalism, PR and corporate communication to the team. Jenny’s responsibilities will

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