Cincinnati Deaf Health Fair 2015

On Saturday September 12th, Affordable Language Services hosted a booth at the Cincinnati Deaf Health Fair at Cincinnati State College. Our staff included Diane Dunne, Bobbi Krimmer, Alexis Rhodenbaugh, Joey Phalen, and Sarah Phalen, all trained in American Sign Language. The many booths and organizations included different agencies for interpreting around the Tri-state area. Some […]


5 Factors Affecting Translation Cost You May Not Know (Repost Aug 2015)

This posted in 2013 by a former employee Cori Grandle. The information is so good it bears repeating…. The Question: How much will my translation cost? The Answer: It depends! Not all translation projects are created equal. Translation projects can range from simple documents to medical consent forms to localizing entire websites. In general, the […]


The Challenges of Growth

You may have recently heard that we are certified at #35 (!) among the Top 40 Language Service Providers (both interpreting and translation) in North America in the 2015 survey by the industry leading Common Sense Advisory Council. This is the first time we have been ranked in the Top 40. “We are very proud […]


Americans with Disabilities Act – 25 Years of Progress

July 26, 1990. That is the date that the Americans with Disabilities Act was signed into law by President George H. W. Bush. Twenty-five years ago, President Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act and changed the world for the able and disabled alike. This landmark legislation improved the lives of millions of Americans who […]


Bridging the Gap 2015 – Summer Session

Affordable Language Services Just completed our Summer sessions of Bridging the Gap 2015…Congratulations to all the attendees- thank you for your hard work! This is the top training program for medical interpreters in the US with a presence in thirty-one states, the District of Columbia and Qatar. Affordable Language Services is the only company in […]


May Newsletter

May is known as a time for new growth and it’s been a busy month at Affordable Language Services. Because of the increasing requests for our interpreting services, we have been adding to our interpreting team, including staff interpreters, recruiters and scheduling. As you can imagine, everyone here has been busy keeping our customers happy […]


Lynn Elfers on “From Founder To CEO”

Lynn Elfers of Affordable Language Services Featured Guest on “From Founder to CEO” Podcast Interview Mark your calendar for Friday, April 10th, to hear our own Lynn Elfers discuss how she has grown Affordable Language Services from a start-up to be the most trusted and thriving language agency in the Tri-State area. She will be discussing […]


Affordable Language Services Named Blue Ash Business Awards Finalist

Affordable Language Services Named Blue Ash Business Awards “Achieve” Finalist! We are excited and honored to be named a finalist for the Blue Ash Business Awards in the “Achieve” category. This category is to recognize established businesses that have demonstrated success through expansion, sales, growth, product/service improvements, effective business practices, and employee satisfaction. Winner of […]


Are You Bilingual? Use your skills to help people communicate!

Are You Bilingual? Use your skills to help people communicate! One in five people residing in the United States is bilingual. That’s 80 million people! But did you know that almost 9% of the population only has Limited English Proficiency? 9% may seem like a small number, but in reality 9% of America is over […]


It’s Official! Breaking In The New Office

On August 28th we officially cut the ribbon to celebrate the opening of our new office at 4350 Glendale Milford Road, Suite 230, in Blue Ash. It was a fantastic event, and we were pleased to celebrate this milestone with our customers, interpreters, members of various chambers of commerce, and other friends of the company. […]