By Geoffrey Samuelsson-Brown
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Third culture shock HOME COUNTRY Adjustment before and after repatriation Recruitment and selection Recruitment and selection techniques Early social adaptation Linguistic skills Training and education Inter-cultural skills Training prior to repatriation Retraining after repatriation Mentors and sponsors Career planning Personal development in the new country Training and development International experience Career planning Cross-cultural training Communication Mentors and sponsors Actively meeting challenges Second culture shock Figure 3.
The best of both worlds, of course, is being able to travel to the source language country to work on assignments. This allows you to retain the sharp edge of your mother tongue while keeping up to date with the source language and culture. I have seen signiﬁcant changes in my own lifetime. Some I am happy to accept whereas others make the English language poorer by their introduction. The following example shows the differences in the Lord’s Prayer taught by the Church of England. The version to the left is the one I learned as a child whereas the version to the right is the one used in my local church.
Many translation services providers will quote a low price for translation, just to get a ‘foot in the door’, but will then add supplements for additional services such as • • • • • ‘technical translation’, independent checking, layout, project management, glossary compilation. It is therefore important to ask what is included in the price. It is also important to ask what the translation services provider’s quality policy is and request a copy of it. This will give a good indication of whether the translation services provider is serious about quality management or is just paying lip service to the concept.