Multi-Languages Corporation
Quality • Care • Prestige
Because We Care
May 2016
Newsletter #3
416-296-0842
[email protected]
 
 
Commissioner of Official ‪Languages says they will monitor the use of new MT tool and it's effect on government communication.
 
 
 
 
A review of interpreting techniques, both in theory and practice. These are the top videos in terms of training.
 
This billboard on the corner of of Queen Street West and Noble Street in Toronto's Parkdale neighbourhood is in Anishinaabemowin, the Ojibway language. In English it translates to "If you want to learn something, first you must learn this."
Be part of the progress, be a pioneer! Get your OCCI-ACI accreditation now! www.occi.ca
 
We have some advantages for ACI Interpreters: 
  • We will accept the ACI Accreditation as criteria to move you up a level within our tier system of credentials (unless you are already at level 3). By moving up one level, you will receive a pay increase of 8.5% to 10% (effective the first day of the month following your submission of ACI card)
  • You will have preferential booking.
  • A subsidy of 25% of your application fee if you apply during the month of May and submit your ACI card to us by July 31. 
 
We do it because we believe in outstanding quality!
 
We appreciate your interest, however, we only work with highly qualified professionals who meet the criteria as set in the National Standards of Canada.
Empowerment Tips 
 
The amazing benefits of Reading
 
Mental Stimulation
For you brain to stay in peak shape, it needs to be engaged and used. Reading is one of the most effective tools for mental stimulation. 
 
Reduce Stress
No matter what is going on in your life, picking up a good book and getting into the story will take your focus away from the stress you are experiencing and put your focus into the story.
 
More Knowledge
Everything you read fills your brain with information. Constantly feeding your mind with new knowledge will make you more prepared to deal with the things life throws at you.
 
Memory Improvement
The more you read, the more you force your brain to retain information thus strengthening your memory. 
 
Improved Focus & Concentration
With all of the distractions we have in today's society it is hard to catch a break. Reading puts all of your attention on a single task which helps to strengthen your ability to focus for extended periods of time. 
 
Readers are leaders. The more you read, the more resources you will have to overcome challenges, breakthrough limitations, and achieve what you want. 
 
  
  
 Note: Health and/or Empowerment tips were compiled by Lola Bendana. These tips are for educational purposes only and are in no way intended to diagnose, cure, or treat any health condition. It does not constitute medical advice or any other professional advice. Always consult with your physician first. Visit our weekly newsletter  or our empowerment section for a compilation of tips. 
Save the Date for the
Multi-Languages Annual Conference
 
Saturday November 26, 2016
 
Registration will open on Monday August 29 for: 
  • Active translators and interpreters working with us
  • Active clients
  • Members of the Board of Directors of translators and interpreter's associations
Registration will open for the general public on October 1 (Provided there is availability)
 
 
"This workshop will have presentations related to the most common health issues, interspersed with practical in-class exercises. This includes a section on challenges in the health care field, such as working in the mental health setting."
  • All live and In Person – One Day That Will Change Your Life
     
    TORONTO | June 23, 2016 | 8AM – 5PM 
     
    The Power of Women is a platform where women come to be inspired, educated and empowered by some of the world’s most celebrated and successful women. Speakers deliver presentations in the areas of Business Development & Finance, Health & Wellness.
     
    • Mia Farrow - Social Responsibility
    • Dr. Joan Borysenko - Health & Wellness
    • Loretta La Roche - Stress Management
    • Dr. Mary Donohue - Communication Strategies
    • Karen Baring - Overcoming Fear
    • Vivian Risi - Motivation 
    Register as part of our group to obtain preferential seating just behind Emerald and save $100Promo Code: MLC100
    Advance Rate $229 - MLC Rate $129.00 CDN
  • Who do you need to contact at Multi-Languages?

    Lola Bendana

    Director Ext.222

    Ann Menoudakis
    Interpretation Ext.223

    Mariolga Urdaneta
    Translation/Revision/Braille Ext.224

    Kevin Gonsalves
    Desktop Publishing (DTP)/Audio/Video/Transcription Ext.226

    Sergio E. Bendana
    Business Development/Accounting
    Ext.227
    Content from non-profit associations

    We are glad to support the work of non-profit associations working towards the improvement of the translation and interpreting field. If you have events or news to share, we will be happy to publish them at no cost.
    Who are we?
     
    We are one of the most trusted translation agencies in the world and proudly Canadian. More importantly, the Multi-Languages culture is about making the world a better place! We are changing the world one person at a time, saving lives in multiple languages.

    Because of what we do, people are happier and healthier. After two decades in business, we still believe in giving back, and we want people to feel happy and help others to achieve the same. It is a privilege to carry this mission. Helping others is what inspires us.
     
    Inspiration
     Happiness is not a destination, it is a feeling. A feeling that you can decide to step into at any moment. Happiness is not a quality, it is a choice that can be made by anyone. The real question is, will you decide? 
    Our Quality Guarantee

    Multi-Languages is committed to providing its clients with outstanding translation and interpretation services. We do extensive amount of work to ensure that the translations and interpretations that we deliver are of the highest quality. We are so confident in the high quality services we provide, that we offer a unique “Outstanding Quality Guarantee." If for any reason, you feel our services have not met our guarantee of highest quality, please contact us right away and we will make it right for you.

    Contact us for details
    Certifications
     
         
    Translation
    We are Certified by the Canadian Standards for Translation Services (Canadian General Standards Board approved by the Standards Council of Canada) CAN CGSB  131.10-2008 and by the ISO 17100 Certification granted by the Austrian Standards Institute and the Language Industry Certification System (LICS). We have been certified under the European Standards (EN15038) since 2007, and now the EN has been replaced by ISO 17100
     
    Interpreting 
    We fully abide and are certified under the National Standard Guide for Community Interpreting Services – NSGCIS
    For details on certification, please visit our site

    Accreditation





    Multi-Languages is the first translation and interpreting agency in Toronto to obtain accreditation by the Better Business Bureau!

    • Build Trust
    • Advertise Honestly 
    • Tell the Truth 
    • Be Transparent 
    • Honor Promises 
    • Be Responsive
    • Safeguard Privacy
    • Embody Integrity

    Better Business Bureau Vision
    "An ethical marketplace where buyers and sellers can trust each other." 

    Multi-Languages has been accredited with the BBB as of October 2013

    To stay informed and up to date on industry trends, make sure you confirm your SUBSCRIPTION to our Newsletter, or unsubscribe and miss out. Either way, we need to know to comply with CASL

    We are complying with CASL and we only have less than 2 years to move all our "Implied Consent" contacts to "Expressed Consent"
    unsubscribe man
    Our outcome is to share valuable information and maintain our relationship, never to create an inconvenience.

    In light of the Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL), If you don't have an existing business relationship with us, we appreciate very much you either confirm that you would like to stay in the email list or unsubscribe from it.

    Our communication includes 1 weekly email which brings you topics such as:

    •  Translation
    •  Interpretation
    •  Ethics
    •  News from the sector
    •  Upcoming events
    •  Job offers
    •  Periodic free raffles
    •  Health tips

    We appreciate your interest in receiving ongoing news from us. These communications are an excellent way for us to stay connected with you!

    Privacy is extremely important to us. We will never sell, or rent your name or address to anyone. We are committed to protecting your information.

    As always, you may remove yourself from our mailing list at any time via the unsubscribe option available in every email from us.


    Click Here to Unsubscribe

    Like, Subscribe & Follow us on Social Media

             
    We would like to thank you again for choosing us as your translation and interpretation service provider. It is our pleasure to support you with your language needs.

    Download our previous Newsletters
    Multi-Languages Corporation
    Tel: 416-296-0842 - Toll Free: 1-800-568-8861
    [email protected] 
    www.multi-languages.com

     
    Office address
    Multi-Languages Corporation
    80 Corporate Drive, Suite 305
    Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M1H3G5
    Email Marketing by Elite Email