Latest & Greatest: Is there water in the pool?

Summer Reflections, Drita Protopapa How is summer (or winter if you’re in Brazil, New Zealand, Australia, etc.) treating you? So far this summer, I’ve been focusing on what’s bringing me the most joy, in the hopes that by focusing on the “happy” things, everything else will seem a bit less overwhelming and stress-provoking! I sure do hope you are doing well, feeling safe, and staying strong!Speaking of strong, the words “resilient” and “resiliency” have come up a lot lately in conversations, social media posts, newsletters (!), and magazine articles. This got me thinking … people have often told me that I am “strong”…

MAPA Translations: 3 Tips for Effective Multilingual Communication

What’s keeping you from communicating your message with others in a language other than your own? If you own your own business, work for a company, teach at an educational institution or are part of a non-profit organization, have you ever thought about how to reach a broader audience that speaks a language that’s different from the one you use in your day to day work activities? Here are 3 easy tips for making multilingual and multicultural communication more streamlined, accurate and easy! TIP 1 – Keep your message simple and straightforward. If you’re like me, you tend to want…