Newsletter - 5 July 2012
THE HERO CALLS BRAIN
Now this is a title we can really get our teeth into. Is it a new episode of Batman with Brain playing a leading role or something even more dramatic? It is in fact, believe it or believe it not, the latter of the two. Quite simply, there is a mountain bike race in northern Italy which crosses the most wonderful and captivating landscape you could imagine, so magnificent that this Dolomite region is now classified as a UNESCO World Natural Heritage site. And so now to Brain’s part in this adventure of all adventures. Read more
BRAIN STRIKES FIRST IN SICILY
‘Strike’ is an interesting word, be it an industrial dispute, an attempt on goal, a slap in the face, or an action to assist in lighting a cigarette. However, in this article we use the word in the context of being first in a place and as a result gaining some standing, prestige, and competitive advantage from a situation. So now let’s get down to business and see what we are talking about. What did Brain achieve in Sicily and why could or should it be of interest to you and your business and career development? Read more
PHOTO IN THE HOUSE OF COMMONS
We thought to show you a photo from our album! Now all we need is the story behind the photo!Well, it was taken during a presentation ceremony in the UK Parliament in mid June and features Brain partners and directors Elena Cordani and Geoff Barclay, accompanied by two colleagues from Global Education Resources in Seattle, namely Gek Lee Stevens and Scott Stevens. And now to tell you a little more about the occasion. The event was the annual prize-giving of the IAB, a UK Professional Body enjoying also the status of a recognised Awarding Body, and having strong international business foundations. Read more
DO YOU NEED MULTILINGUAL TECHNICAL DOCUMENTATION TRANSLATIONS?
HERE’S YOUR ANSWER...
What could be more international than provision of translations in the languages of the world?Thanks to a 30 year background in the field the boast can be made – highly specialised technical translations with ‘keys in hand’ service including lay-out, glossary and personalised memory provision so as to provide consistency in text terminology and considerable cost savings.How do we do all this? Let’s solve the mystery! Read more
Newsletter - 15 May 2012
YES, INTERNATIONALISATION AND ALL THAT, BUT WHAT DO YOU MEAN EXACTLY?
True, most nod their head knowingly when the word internationalisation is mentioned, keen to be in line with contemporary thinking and Brain International, being no less than Business Resource and innovation Network Internationalisation, is certainly keen to add fuel to the fire of global passion. But when the city gent stands straight and confronts us with ‘Would you mind being a little more precise?’ we are honour bound to elaborate Read more
INTERLINGUAE’S 30TH ANNIVERSARY!
Translations bring success.
2012 marks the 30th Anniversary of Interlinguae, Brain partner and shareholder and prime mover in Brain International’s translation and interpreting sector – see http://www.brain-international.eu/index.php/english/translation/
Founded by Elena Cordani in 1982 in Fidenza (Parma, Italy), the firm became a limited company in 1991 and has developed into a trusted and experienced business in the translation and interpreting industries and is considered a leader in many fields of technical documentation translation – and this in a host of world languages. Few major sector players in Europe can match the quality assurance and certification which Interlinguae and by definition Brain enjoys. Read more
BRAIN BUSINESS BLAST ‘ON THE ROAD’
First introduced in 2010 in London as an innovative residential weekend training programme Brain Business Blast (’BBB’ to friends) it is now making an appearance in Italy. Basically (another ‘B’ I may add!) is an example of Brain’s approach to hands on interactive training programmes where the ‘live/learn - work/enjoy’ approach is at the fore. This said we know you are anxious to know why the word ‘Blast’ has any relevance. Read more
How’s this for a novel ‘international’ way to solve the need to acquire certification? I came across it on a recent trip to Riga where our local partner has come up with a solution to grant Micosoft training, end of programme examination and consequent certification at an amazingly competitive price. All in all it's an IT Boot Camp! Read more