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Learning to distil the essence

It may be tempting to think we were done with learning when we left school or university, but we all learn something new every day. We might discover a shortcut to work, find out why a friend hasn’t been replying to our texts or read a word we’ve never seen before....

Translat-inator: Rise of the Machine (Translation)

The reality of digitisation and the pace with which it is infiltrating and impacting on our everyday lives is undeniable – and, seemingly, unstoppable. From apps to social media, interactive advertisements to smart fridges, virtually every aspect of our modern...

To Americanize or not to Americanise…

Localisation is an important part of our work at LKT, whether it’s adapting an existing text for a specific English-speaking target audience or translating directly into another variant of English. One of these variants is American English, enabling our customers to...

A busy period of CPD ahead for LKT

LKT’s commitment to CPD is something we’re incredibly proud of, and we tap into a variety of resources – in-house and external, national and international – to ensure that we are always at the cutting edge of developments, helping to shape the future of our industry....

Top tips for technical translators

Becoming a technical translator involves a steep learning curve and new entrants to the profession may find themselves facing challenges they had never even thought about before. In this post, our team members tell us some tips that they wish they’d known when they...