Excellent Exit Polls – very revealing pre-election polls
By Richard Hilmer
In the run-up to the German election there was a vivid debate about how reliable polls would be. The background of this discussion, of course, was the impression the German public had that the polls in the British Brexit decision and the American presidential election had been altogether incorrect and misled the public. The main reproach was that polls underestimated populistic in the British and US population.
London and Amsterdam – 29 June 2016
ESOMAR, the world association for market, social and opinion research, has appointed Language Connect as its official translation partner.
In providing the global voice for the data, research and insights community, ESOMAR strives to unite and offer support and guidance to professionals from all over the globe. Understanding the very important need for such guidance and support in local languages, ESOMAR is delighted to announce the launch of its multi-language online portals for its website (now available in French, Japanese, Arabic, Spanish, Chinese and German). These portals are an introduction into the key services ESOMAR provides its members and the industry and are accessible live on esomar.org.
Furthermore, ESOMAR now offers all its guidelines, as well as its professional standards resources translated into the same key languages: French, Japanese, Arabic, Spanish, Chinese and German, available here.
David Brett, Global Sales Director at Language Connect, comments: “Due to the ever expanding global application of its services and reference materials, ESOMAR is seeking to have its key communication platforms and reference documents available in multiple languages. We are delighted to be able to offer ESOMAR the breadth of expertise and Market Research sector knowledge to support this growth.”
Finn Raben, ESOMAR’s Director General stated: “We are delighted to have established this relationship with Language Connect, whose expertise in the translation arena, coupled with a thorough appreciation of our language needs across the world, has helped us to deliver a truly global resource for all our members and partners.”
Language Connect is a specialist Market Research language services provider and has been working in the sector for over a decade, servicing hundreds of clients across all competencies of Market Research. The company was voted Best Support Services in the MRS Operations Awards last year and is headquartered in London with offices in Munich, Singapore, New York, Istanbul, Melbourne and Dubai.
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