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How to Use Language as the Key to Success

October 28, 2016 Do you know how to say Hello in Chinese? You are not alone if you don’t. While globalization is making our world a […]

Language Matters – German – Ein Bier, zwei Bier, drei Bier!

September 22, 2016 As September turns into October, Germany celebrates in full force. Oktoberfest attracts millions of visitors every year, among them most likely some Finns. […]

What is an official translation?

Official translations are legally valid translations, for example, of a certificate, a decree by an authority or another document to be delivered to an authority. Translations […]

Excuse me, do you speak my language?

A foreign environment, a foreign language. After a greeting, there is a complete blackout. What was I supposed to say again? A nervous giggle, clenched fists […]

Language Matters: Brazil – Portuguese or Brazilian?

August 5, 2016 The 2016 Summer Olympics brings to television screens the yellow and green colours of Brazil as well as the phenomenally beautiful landscapes of […]

How to Do Business in China – Cultural Tips

July 6, 2016 Many consultants say good relationships are the key to running a business, and they are right. So it applies in China, too. Relationships […]

Improve your international communication skills while on vacation – five tips!

1.    Read a lot. During the summer there’s more time to read. Read different types of texts – in your own language, in foreign languages, […]

Zest for work and some raspberry cake, anyone?

For a few days already, our office on Antinkatu in Pori has been graced with the first rays of the spring sun. A colleague brought in […]

“This is strictly confidential”

What does confidence in business mean? I received quite the lesson on the topic, as I listened to a story by Aki Aunola, the CEO of […]