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International culture and language

How important is good translation in a multicultural age?

How important is good translation? The importance of good quality translation in our daily lives is very complex. Translations pave the way for global cooperation and make international relations in technology, politics and science possible.
Although communication between different nations is now largely in English, the native mother tongue is as strong as ever. The internet makes it easy to reach a global audience and therefore good quality translations have become a foundation. The need for translation in various fields such as education, mass communication, science and technology, literature, tourism, religion, commerce and business has become enormous.

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Homeworkers

How to motivate and work with home workers

 

How to motivate and work with home-based workers: Managing home-based workers, i.e. employees who work from home, often requires extra work, but is definitely worth it in the end for the employer.
Contrary to the trend towards "collaboration" in open-plan offices, market research shows that employees are happier and more productive overall when they work mainly from home.

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Lucid dreaming

How to strengthen resistance through sleep

 

Do you suffer from low inner resilience? Take control of your dreams while you sleep and build resilience through sleep. Neuroscientists agree: learn to dream consciously, an important life skill also known as lucid dreaming. With just 15 seconds a day, you can learn to dream consciously and significantly increase your resilience.

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Disagreement

How do you convince others of your opinion?

 

How to convince others of your opinion: Both in professional and private life, success often depends on changing other people's minds and convincing them of your own opinion. Dissuading someone from a deep-seated conviction is surprisingly difficult, and few have a talent for it. How do you change people's minds when they have a different opinion?

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Marketing emails

How to use the most important rules of thumb for email marketing

 

Email marketing is more than just sending emails to potential customers. In the daily flood of emails, you want your email to stand out and capture the customer's interest. The most important thing is to get the customer to open the email. After that, it's a matter of engaging and convincing them. How to make email marketing successful?

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People in conversation

How do you deal with it when someone interferes?

 

It is annoying when someone interrupts. People who constantly interrupt others in conversation can be really annoying. It's especially annoying when you can't get a word in edgewise because of it. What can you do to prevent or reduce these interruptions? It is important that you make it clear that interrupting is annoying, otherwise people will keep interrupting you.

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Open plan office

Why open plan offices are bad for productivity

 

Are open-plan offices bad for productivity?: Many companies swear by open-plan offices because it is economically more rational to put all employees in one large room instead of having to offer several offices. However, anyone who has ever worked in an open-plan office knows that they make productive work much more difficult.

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