Introducing our new project manager: Juanita Helsloot

In our end-of-year post we already hinted at some of the surprises we have in store for you this year. We are now ready to disclose the first one. As from January first of this year, Juanita Helsloot has joined the Presence team. Juanita will be managing translation projects from our Maastricht office. Can you […]

January 11, 2018 Peter Van Den Steene Geen categorie Tags: , , ,

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New year’s resolutions? No thanks, I’ll have a word

New year’s resolutions don’t work. And still every year many of us get lured into joining gyms, downloading life organisation apps, and buying countless books on becoming more confident (and richer in the process). A month into the new year, the gym membership card has become our toddler’s favourite toy, we’ve forgotten our efficiency apps’ […]

January 3, 2018 Peter Van Den Steene Geen categorie Tags: , , , , ,

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Looking back on 2017 and why it makes us feel proud

As soon as the last leftovers of the Christmas dinner are digested, people tend to look back at the good, the bad and the ugly of the past year. In the last week of December everyone tends to give into nostalgia, and at Presence we’re no exception to that rule. It has been quite an eventful […]

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Merry Christmas and a spectacular 2018!

Thank you very much for the past year, it has been fantastic thanks to all of you! Merry Christmas and a happy new year from all of us at Presence.

December 22, 2017 Peter Van Den Steene Geen categorie Tags: , , ,

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It’s not just what you say, it’s how you say it

This sounds like a sentence uttered in a cheap romcom. It’s usually followed by a pout, flailing, exasperated arms and a laughing audience. And yet, this statement is not to be sniffed at! Whether it be in romantic relationships or business conversations, communication happens both verbally and non-verbally. Add different cultures to this exchange, and […]

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TVcN and Presence join forces for more congresses across Europe

We are proud to announce that TVcN and Presence have decided to join forces. On November 23rd, representatives of both companies signed the contract that paves the way to jointly cater for the international congress market. Presence brings its database of over 3000 conference interpreters and its international network. TVcN contributes its knowledge of the Dutch […]

December 7, 2017 Peter Van Den Steene Geen categorie Tags: , , , , , ,

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How to recognise an excellent event organiser

They are truly something else, these event masterminds who effortlessly organise whatever you come up with. Do you want to hold a fun brainstorming session with some funky attributes? They will set you up with a tiltable table filled with marbles and mini ping pong sets. A practical solution for your foreign guests to participate […]

November 30, 2017 Peter Van Den Steene Geen categorie

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We are hiring!

Presence Translate & Interact has been offering language services for over 20 years, not only written translations but also related services like translation project management, copywriting and transcreation. Presence Translate & Interact specialises in translation and the development of business documents, B2B and B2C communications (brochures, technical factsheets, marketing texts) and legal translations. Job description […]

November 24, 2017 Peter Van Den Steene Geen categorie Tags: , , , , , ,

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Presence is now ISO 17100 certified!

Presence has obtained the ISO 17100 certification for its translation management services system. The ISO 17100 is the new international standard for companies in the translation industry. It certifies that the translation service provider has the essential tools and processes in place to supply quality translations. Fully traceable system with case file back-ups so that work […]

November 23, 2017 Peter Van Den Steene Geen categorie Tags: , , , ,

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Multilingual online meeting?

Multilingual online meeting? Lock the doors, turn the key and mind security! There are many arguments in favour of the new online communication technologies. No travel, no time lost, and the luxury of choosing the language you prefer talking. Our webinar platform with live simultaneous interpretation, Presence Webtalk, is steadily securing its place in this […]

October 27, 2017 Peter Van Den Steene Geen categorie

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