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Atlantique Traduction Australia

2M launches joint venture with Atlantique Traduction to become first Australian naval language specialist

In September 2018, 2M officially launched a joint venture with French language service provider Atlantique Traduction to form...
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Subtitles and closed captions for social media videos: Why you should do it

Over the last few years, video content has taken over the internet and will reach 82% of...
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2M becomes a member of the Australia-Latin America Business Council (ALABC)

Far from the eyes but close to our heart - 2M and Latin America have been working...
customer experience localisation

The customer experience localisation

As the saying goes, life is not a bed of roses. We all know only too well...

2M expands with new Melbourne office

Victoria, here we come! As part of our domestic and global growth, we have opened a new...
translation memory

How to leverage Translation Memory and glossary to achieve global message consistency?

Offering content in different languages opens the door to huge possibilities in terms of international markets and...
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The blockchain technology in the language industry

Blockchain technology, smart contracts and cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin or Ethereum are a hot topic at the...

2M Sponsor of the 2018 NSW and QLD Export Awards

The Australian Export Awards (AEA) is a national program that recognises Australian businesses for their export achievements...

2M partners with GTP Alliance to foster the development of international trade professionals

Introducing the Global Trade Professional Programme The GTP has been developed to build a trusted network of...
localisation project manger

Localisation project manager at the heart of the LSP experience

Localisation project managers (PMs) are an essential component of any successful language service providers (LSPs), because of...
remote interpreting

Remote interpreting: When distance is no longer a barrier

As we know, technology is dramatically transforming the way we communicate and do business with each other....
netflix video localisation

Netflix: when localisation turns local success into global phenomenon

A global success With an internet faster than ever and so many devices to watch videos, video content...
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2M expand in Latin America with new office in Córdoba

Follow-The-Sun! We have opened a new 2M Americas office in Córdoba, Argentina. Triggered by requirements from our...
translations for small businesses

Translations for small businesses, gain a competitive edge.

Translations for small businesses can sound like a waste of budget but businesses today, no matter their...

Website localisation: to integrate or not to integrate, that is the question.

If you are planning to penetrate international markets you will, at some point, face the challenge of...
indigenous interpreting

2M lingo will provide first QLD Government’s Indigenous interpreting service

At 2M we have a long track record with Indigenous languages since our debut in 1999. Our...

How to translate your YouTube videos

Online video translations increase as video demand skyrockets It is no news that video has become the...
2M lingo

2M to launch new video remote interpreting service 2M Lingo

Discover our new video remote interpreting and management platform, 2M lingo. 2M lingo allows for real-time audio...
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Translation earbuds, what’s all the fuss about?

In its 2018 annual trends report, the Ericsson Consumer Lab unveiled that 63% of the surveyed consumers...
International SEO domain strcuture

Choosing the best international domain structure

That's it, you've decided to go global with your website, reach foreign audiences, penetrate new markets. You have...
dreamtime 2017 2M interpreters

2M interpreters at Dreamtime Australia 2017

2M interpreters at Dreamtime 2017 Dreamtime is one of the biggest events in the Australian tourism industry...

2M takes on World Record Challenge

Christophe Vissant: The Marathon Man How long would it take to run a full tour of Australia?...
Queenslamd Export awards 2017

NSW and QLD 2017 Export Champions

Premier of Queensland Export Awards 2017 On 19th November 2017 the Queensland Export Awards winners were announced...

FECCA Conference 2017 Empower the End User

FECCA Conference 2017: 2M Empowering Multicultural Australia 'Celebrate. Reflect. Advance: Challenges and Possibilities for Multicultural Australia' was...

AUSIT QLD Free information session about the NDIS for interpreters and translators

The Australian Association of Interpreters and Translators (AUSIT) QLD is organising a free training opportunity for translators...

Talking Industry 4.0 – Asia Pacific Regional Conference 2017

2017 Asia-Pacific Regional Conference in Perth, WA No need to cross oceans anymore with the Asia-Pacific Regional...
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New South Wales & Queensland Export Awards finalists announcement

Last Thursday afternoon, the Queensland Export Awards finalists were announced at the Brisbane BDO Office with breathtaking...
2M Venice film festival

2M contributes to Australian film premiere at Venice International Film Festival

2M contributes to Australian film premiere at Venice International Film Festival Last Wednesday saw the opening of...
australia exports & ftas

The benefits of Free Trade Agreements (FTAs)

At 2M, we always encourage our export clients to tell us if they run into any issues...
2M booth FIT world congress

XXI FIT World Congress 2017 in Brisbane

The opening of the industry’s flagship event, the FIT World Congress, couldn’t have been more spectacular. All...

Translators won’t be replaced by technology

They will be replaced but by translators using technology Language industry develops, this means future linguists have...

New NAATI certification system

Improvements to NAATI Testing (INT) and the new NAATI certification system Through the INT Project NAATI will provide a...

Seeking interpreters for research project on police interpreting

NAATI accredited Arabic, Chinese and Spanish professional interpreters wanted, June – July 2017, Sydney Charles Sturt University and...

2M interpreter to welcome French Richard Clayderman

The Return of the "Prince of Romance": world acclaimed Richard Clayderman, international best-selling recording artist and concert...

2M supporting the Annual Export Awards

2M is passionate about Australian exporters conquering the world. As an avid exporter themselves, the 2M Team...
healthcare interpreters

Australian Healthcare Interpreters’ Role Expectations Survey

2M is pleased to share this survey on Australian Healthcare Interpreters' Role Expectations, designed by Emiliano Zucchi...

Helping the Seasonal Worker Programme reach its target audience

  2M recently completed a comprehensive project assisting the Australian Government bringing crucial information to participants of...
women in science

Australian Women in Science transforming the world

"Walking into Orly Airport in Paris and seeing our very own Australian Dr. Michelle Simmons, Professor of...

“Yoo gud broblum wid yor foan ?” Discover the Kimberley Kriol language.

ISN’T KRIOL JUST BAD ENGLISH?  Kriol is a discrete language with its own structure and meanings. It...
accessible word documents

Making accessible Word documents

No clear thinking organisation would deliberately exclude potential clients or customers. Yet if you aren’t providing your...