2022 - AJT

We are now a B Corporation

We are ridiculously happy to announce that our business is now a certified B Corporation. What is B Corp? B Corp is an international movement that encourages companies to use business as a force for good and contribute to building a fairer and more inclusive economy. At its core, it’s all about moving away from

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Inclusive language: Differences between Germanic and Romance languages

For over a decade now, there has been an exponential increase in the public interest in how language and communication shape (or break down) prejudices and other forms of discrimination. After being taught for centuries that language is a neutral, abstract concept (“It’s just words, they don’t do any harm!”), we are now starting to

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Creating a sustainable home office: How our Green Committee helps us to be more environmentally friendly

Here at AJT, we all work fully remotely, so we don’t have one central physical office where we are all based. But that doesn’t stop us thinking about how we can improve our environmental footprint as a company. On the road to becoming a B Corp certified translation agency, we discovered that there were other

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AJT wins ITI Corporate Award 2022

We are immensely proud to announce that we have won our second ITI Corporate Award in four years, this time for ‘Our road to B Corp certification’. The ITI, or the Institute of Translation and Interpreting, to give it its full name, is the only UK-based independent professional membership association for practising translators and interpreters, with

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What is transcreation?

What is transcreation, how does it work and when should you opt for transcreation rather than translation to localise your content? Here’s a quick guide for you. What is transcreation? Transcreation (also called creative translation) is a process whereby we take your creative copy and turn it into something equally as emotive and engaging in

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Join our AJT Clean Walk 2022

A lovely walk in a beautiful place and a litter pick During the month of June, Team AJT will be hosting the #AJTcleanwalk2022 and we would love you to join us! As part of our commitment to look after the environments we live in, we want to do our bit to help clean up the

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