The key role of translation in hospitality

Translation and a smart language strategy can help you improve revenue and guest experience, the two main concerns of every hotelier.

Both as a guest and as a hotelier, I have often encountered poorly translated collateral in hotels, or not translated at all – not to speak of online contents.

But first let’s look at some data. Continue reading →

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Translation as a key asset for success in a multinational marketing strategy

Making the case for company and brand content adaptation when reaching international audiences.

According to the American Marketing Association, localizing contents is key to a company internationalization strategy. Why? For very concrete reasons: it can make or break a company’s success abroad, distinguishing brands that communicate effectively with international markets from other brands that remain foreign and inaccessible; and it increases sales in the target markets, with clear ROI from translation and localization efforts, directly impacting their bottom line. Continue reading →

Rivoluzione digitale e ospitalità: integrazioni, potenzialità, esempi

Recentemente ho lavorato alla traduzione italiana di un libro che indaga uno degli argomenti che più interessano e di cui mi occupo: le nuove tecnologie digitali e le trasformazioni che ne conseguono nell’immediato e nel futuro, con particolare applicazione al mondo dei brand e del marketing.

Mi sono chiesta allora se queste nuove tecnologie, dalla realtà virtuale a quella aumentata, passando per i chatbot, sono già entrate in un altro settore di mia stretta competenza, l’ospitalità, e se sì, in che modo. Continue reading →

Guest post – 5 skills of a good content writer

Guest post > Noelia Garasievich

“Look at this digital world so many of us spend our lives in – It’s made of words. The technology to produce digital content exists because we create words worth sharing.”  Sonia Simone, Chief Content Officer, Rainmaker Digital

According to my colleague Noelia Garasievich, an English/Swedish to Spanish translator and content writer specialized in digital marketing and transcreation, these are the 5 skills a good content should have: Continue reading →