Demand for translating, interpreting services is growing (U.S.)

This discussion belongs to Translation news » "Demand for translating, interpreting services is growing (U.S.)".
You can see the translation news page and participate in this discussion from there.


Soonthon LUPKITARO(Ph.D.)  Identity Verified
Thailand
Local time: 09:18
Member (2004)
English to Thai
+ ...
Decling unit demands? Oct 1, 2010

I agree that translation service demands are rising. But at a controversy, personal job demands to me can be personally low, what I am referring to as "declining unit demands." This can happen to many old face translators due to outburst of new competitors, declining fee rate, new technology (e.g. appearance of Google Translate, MT), preference to lower price level and budget services. I wonder how can we have a systematic survey or marketing report based on assumptions here?

Soonthon Lupkitaro


Direct link Reply with quote
 


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:

Moderator(s) of this forum
Jared Tabor[Call to this topic]

You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

Demand for translating, interpreting services is growing (U.S.)

Advanced search







TM-Town
Manage your TMs and Terms ... and boost your translation business

Are you ready for something fresh in the industry? TM-Town is a unique new site for you -- the freelance translator -- to store, manage and share translation memories (TMs) and glossaries...and potentially meet new clients on the basis of your prior work.

More info »
PerfectIt consistency checker
Faster Checking, Greater Accuracy

PerfectIt helps deliver error-free documents. It improves consistency, ensures quality and helps to enforce style guides. It’s a powerful tool for pro users, and comes with the assurance of a 30-day money back guarantee.

More info »



Forums
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search