Bill Lise

What's New

July 1, 2022
Awakening to the irrelevance and futility of providing content for translators here, I have removed all such content. 悪しfuckingからず..
June 27, 2022
Work begins on restoring content related to slide rules.
June 25, 2022
There are too many clueless foreigners complaining about Japan but not actually knowing what goes on here. Japan gets a lot of things right. Here are a few.
June 24, 2022
I finally edited my legacy article on Factors Affecting the Rates You Can Take for Japanese-to-English Translation. (Removed, along with all other colleague-directed content, on July 1, 2022)
June 22, 2022
My thoughts on Microsoft's job-seeking platform LinkedIn on its journey to becoming just another social media platform.
June 21, 2022
Why I Have Said No to Social Media; there is life after Facebook.
June 20, 2022
Colleague-directed content migrated from my company website to this website (and is no longer resident on the company website). (Removed from this website, along with all other colleague-directed content, on July 1, 2022)
June 2, 2022
The Use of Seals in Japan, a Japanese business practice that dies hard. Edited recently.
May 29, 2022
Context, what it is and why it is important. (Removed, along with all other colleague-directed content, on July 1, 2022)
May 28, 2022
Revived some content aimed at translator/interpreter practitioners. (Removed, along with all other colleague-directed content, on July 1, 2022)
April 29, 2022
Uploaded One Japanese-to-English Translator's Journey into the World of Translation. (Removed, along with all other colleague-directed content, on July 1, 2022)
July 17, 2021
Uploaded legacy presentation "Japanese-English Translation of Patent Documents for Filing in the US" from the Seventh International Japanese/English Translation Conference, held in Yokohama, Japan in 1996, Japan. (Removed, along with all other colleague-directed content, on July 1, 2022)
July 16, 2021
Uploaded several legacy presentations from the two International Japanese/English Translation Conferences, one in Sheffield and one in Okinawa, (Removed, along with all other colleague-directed content, on July 1, 2022)