Your joke is not funny.

Your joke is not funny.

Your joke is not funny. To clarify: it actually may be funny, but once translated to another language, it’s not funny. Free lesson from your translator: Jokes are better off left at home because your joke is not funny.   When I am interpreting and I need to...
Jacks’ Make-a-Wish Granted

Jacks’ Make-a-Wish Granted

Jack is an 11-year old boy from Shanghai, China. He has spent the last 3 months at the Mayo Clinic undergoing treatment for a spinal tumor. His Make-a-Wish was to be a newscaster for the day, and WCCO Minneapolis hosted Jack and his family for the day. He appeared on...
How To Ruin Your Next Multilingual Event

How To Ruin Your Next Multilingual Event

3 steps to failure at your next multilingual event   There are a few surefire ways to set your simultaneous interpreters up for failure at your next multilingual event. (Clearly we are pointing these out so that you DO NOT commit any of these mistakes.)...