Using a Professional Interpreter Vs Staff or a Family Member

As both a professional interpreter, as well as a family member of a non-English-speaker, let me provide insight as to why using a professional interpreter is always best.

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Rapport International Celebrates 30 Years in Business!

Rapport International is excited to celebrate 30 years as a Boston translation and interpretation provider. Opened in 1987, then purchased by current owner Wendy Pease in 2004, Rapport International has been growing steadily over the last three decades and..

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More Marketing Translation Terms

This week we’ll continue talking about the vocabulary of marketing translation and what some of the terms you may hear mean. Knowing how these terms differ, and how they relate, will help you make the most informed decisions about translating your..

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Getting the Right Type of Marketing Translation

In this week’s installment, and for the next few blogs, we’ll be discussing the different terms you may hear when shopping for a professional marketing translation agency. Some of the terms described overlap or seem like they are the same thing, but we’ll..

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Rapport International Becomes Preferred Vendor for Boston Bar Association

Rapport International is proud to announce that we’ve been chosen as the Boston Bar Association’s preferred vendor for language services.  As the preferred language service provider of the Boston Bar Association, Rapport International will offer all..

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Life Science Translation Services

Today, life science is one of the most globalized industries. “Life science” encompasses many different types of companies including pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, and medical devices. All life science companies go through a similar series of steps to..

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How to Work Effectively with an Interpreter

When you need to communicate with a client, patient, staff member, etc.  in a cross cultural context - look to using a professional interpreting services company.

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5 Things To Consider When Bringing A Combination Product To Market

Recently I attended “The Convergence of Medical Devices and Drugs” sponsored by MassBio and MDG Boston.  The meeting was well attended as many pharmaceutical and device companies, large and small, seek to figure out how to efficiently take combination..

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Medical Translation Services vs. Medical Interpreter Services

Many people use the words translation and interpretation interchangeably, but they actually have very different meanings. Translation refers to the written word. It is the transformation of written text from one language into another. Interpretation..

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The State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) 2016-2017

Rapport International is a proud supporter of the STEP program, which provides funds to encourage small businesses to expand into foreign markets.  Read more about the program by clicking the link for the PDF or viewing the images below. And please contact..

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