Theirs is one of the most stressful jobs in the world. They drink way too much coffee and their mastery of languages is overwhelming. Interpreters are a very peculiar category of linguists with nerves of steel.
It’s right first time, no chance to erase and rewrite. This is why interpreters need to be experienced and selected professionals who can contribute to the success of an event.
… and headphones? Well, you may need them or not. It depends.
Simultaneous, consecutive, liaison, whispered, teleconference… there are various options when it comes to interpreting, depending on the type of event. Just ask, we’re here to help.