Wendy Pease Speaking Engagement October 2018

Wendy Pease, President of Rapport International, will be speaking to senior level HR professionals on October 18th at the seminar, "Becoming an Employer of Choice - 10 Steps to Creating Stronger Connections with Candidates and Employees". Other presenters..

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Interpreter Spotlight– September 2018

Here at Rapport International we believe that our greatest assets, what makes us stand out from the rest, are our professional interpreters and translators. They are the best in the business, and we’d like to share their stories. This month we are..

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September International Holidays 2018

To many Americans, Labor Day marks the unofficial end of Summer. Kids go back to school and the summer vacation season comes to an end. Labor Day is a celebration of the labor movement in the US and the contributions that workers have made to the strength,..

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Interpreter Spotlight– August 2018

Here at Rapport International we believe that our greatest assets, what makes us stand out from the rest, are our professional interpreters and translators. They are the best in the business, and we’d like to share their stories. This month we are..

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How to Work with an Interpreter

When working with people who speak other languages, hand gestures can only communicate so much.  To truly understand what the person is saying, you need a qualified interpreter who can facilitate the conversation.  A professional interpreter has hours of..

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August International Holidays 2018

In the United States, we don’t celebrate any big holidays in the month of August. BUT, we went searching for some obscure holidays and found that in the month of August there are all kinds of things to celebrate. Here are just a few weird holidays you can..

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Interpreter Spotlight– July 2018

Here at Rapport International we believe that our greatest assets, what makes us stand out from the rest, are our professional interpreters and translators. They are the best in the business, and we’d like to share their stories. This month we are..

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June International Holidays 2018

To many June signifies the start of Summer, although the season doesn’t officially start till the Summer Solstice which falls on June 21 this year.  Americans are not the only ones who celebrate the onset of Summer. In the countries of Finland and Sweden,..

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Spanish Advertising in the US Fuel for Sales Growth

One of the fastest growing segments of consumers in the US consists of non-English and limited-English speakers. Overlooking these growing populations, or not speaking to these personas in their native languages, limits a company's reach and cuts the..

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December International Holidays 2017

Rapport International works with customers who do business internationally or with culturally diverse customers, so we thought it would be beneficial to provide a monthly update of holidays around the world. Each month we'll feature one holiday and give..

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