Case Study: Transcription – Mountain Way Pictures

Debonair Languages have recently completed a transcription and translation project with Mountain Way Pictures, who specialise in producing video content for the Arts and Charity sectors. Our Operations Manager, Stuart McGuire, responded to the client’s LinkedIn request looking for freelance translators in 9 different languages to watch several videos and translate and transcribe various languages into English. The videos were of students who attend a summer school in London who were asked a series of questions both in English and their native language. Stuart contacted Filmmaker & Co-Director, George Magner, and offered to project manage the whole process and [...]

By |2019-05-22T16:00:43+05:30December 13th, 2018|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Mistakes to Avoid in Translation

Over the years Debonair Languages have been providing translation services, we have noticed that companies use different methods to get translation done.We understand that for infrequent and short translations are sometimes sourced in slightly unprofessional ways.  Some companies may initially try to cut corners when they need content to be translated but the results, no matter which industry they belong to, can be disastrous especially when they have more and more substantial and regular needs of translation.1st: Google TranslateIt is true Google Translate has improved, but there have been several issues underlined no later than a couple of months ago that there [...]

By |2019-05-07T11:57:42+05:30November 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Contract Awards for Debonair. Look out for an increased number of job opportunities. Update your profile to remain on our priority linguist list!

NEWLY AWARDED CONTRACTS Debonair Languages have worked hard the last few months to gain new contracts, so that we can offer even more jobs to our linguists and we have been successful! We are proud to announce that we have been awarded new contracts with Additional North West NHS services providers as well as legal services providers. Debonair Languages deliver a customised and highly professional service to our clients, working with highly experienced and qualified linguists. We follow highly recommended standards and process which has allowed us to gain this new additional new business. CLOSE RELATIONSHIP WITH OUR LINGUISTS To succeed [...]

By |2019-05-07T11:58:05+05:30October 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A LONG-TERM PARTNERSHIP WITH UNIVERSITIES: When employment & recruitment objectives meet

OUR INITIAL PARTNERSHIP As the new Institute of Management (part of the University of Bolton) is on the doorstep of DEBONAIR LANGUAGES, we have developed a strong relationship which is growing every year and we are pleased to get more and more involved in employability projects and forums. Paul Manivannan, CEO at DEBONAIR LANGUAGES , has been back on the school benches and is currently completing a part time executive MBA course at the University of Bolton. Paul, like his dad, Mani, the founder of DEBONAIR LANGUAGES, has always been passionate about regenerating Bolton and since starting his MBA he has identified several ways [...]

By |2019-05-07T11:58:28+05:30September 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Client & Linguist Referral Schemes

10th July 2018 Receive  Amazon Vouchers of up to £50 with our New Referral Schemes! Debonair Languages LTD are growing, and we are constantly recruiting. We wish to reward our linguists when they support us in our expansion so we are introducing NEW REFERRAL SCHEMES! For more information, contact us on: 01204 290125 enquiries@debonairlanguages.com

By |2019-05-22T15:54:18+05:30July 11th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Debonair Languages Recruits: Booking Coordinator

Debonair Languages recruits :  Booking Coordinator Position Debonair Languages Ltd is an established Interpreting and translation agency based in Bolton. We provide skilled linguists to several clients including The Ministry Of Justice, The NHS, Social Services as well as many others in the public and private sector. The booking coordinator is responsible for communicating with clients, partners and our bank of linguists in order to book appointments. This communication is done via phone, text and e-mail. Skills for the booking coordinator: • Organised • Able to work to tight timescales • Previous business administrative experience • Experience of Microsoft word, Excel [...]

By |2019-05-07T12:00:39+05:30March 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Advanced Safeguarding Course for Debonair Interpreters

Debonair Languages recognises that it is important to connect their team of interpreters with the on-going needs of our clients. On this occasion we would like to discuss SAFEGUARDING.Our society emphasizes more and more, the importance to protect and support children and vulnerable persons at any time may they be at school, during extra-curriculum activities or in care. Have you ever wondered when you attend an appointment if you would recognise the signs of abuse and/or neglect?If so, you may be interested in developing your communication ability and improve your team’s communication ability. Debonair Languages wish to help you to achieve your ambitions.Debonair Languages takes [...]

By |2019-05-07T12:01:05+05:30February 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

All Debonair Languages Interpreters are to register on the Online Disclosure and Barring Service DBS update service

To all our Interpreters, The below request applies to all interpreters not only the MOJ interpreters. Online Disclosure and Barring Service DBS update service is becoming a standard requirement. Debonair Languages have been requested by clients that our interpreters have to be compliant and need to sign up to the yearly update Online of the Enhanced DBS. If you are already signed up on the online DBS service, please response to this email with the related certificate linked to the online account. If you’ve not yet applied for a DBS check, you can register for the update service using your application reference number (the ‘form ref’ [...]

By |2019-05-07T12:01:24+05:30February 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Case Study: Embrace Launches In Local Schools

Imagine this. You’re sat at a desk. At the side of you, there are two people. You’ve seen them around before, but you don’t know who they are. And, to make matters worse, they don’t speak your language. In fact, few people in the same room as you speak your language. You can hear them all talking, but you don’t have a clue what it is that they’re saying. So you just sit and stare at the wall in front of you. Then, once a bell rings, a man walk into the room. He puts his coat on a chair. He [...]

By |2019-05-07T12:02:35+05:30August 13th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Things Your Boss Needs To Know About Transcription

Transcription is one of those services you often think you know about. It’s normally brushed off and treated as, “It’s turning sound into writing…yeah, I get it.” But it’s rare to come across someone who understands how transcription works and the powerful impact it can have on your business. And it does have a lot of benefits. It can help you: Build a solid inclusion and engagement platform Boost your Google Search results Bridge a difficult language gap Save hours on paperwork In this article we’re going to look at the five biggest benefits of transcription and how it could help take every aspect of [...]

By |2019-05-07T12:03:06+05:30July 9th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments