Obama’s visit into the country was a one in a lifetime moment for both Kenyans and Residents of this great nation. Prior to his visit, the amount of money spent in beautifying the city, companies’ adverts in both radios and television welcoming him, the social media’s hype among others reaffirmed that this was indeed a great moment and no ordinary man.
The work of an interpreter comes with a lot of misconception yet seems to interest a lot of people.
Interpretation, many think, only concerns organizations such as the United Nations or African Union which is far from the truth. We have clients from all walks of life with assignments that are both official and unofficial.
Apart from the indispensable skills a translator needs to qualify him/herself as a professional linguist, it is important to have from the very onset an idea on how you will charge your customers.