A Propos is a multidisciplinary shop with over 15 years of experience. Our expertise is English/French translation and bilingual facilitation and writing. In addition, we provide strategic consulting services to help clients better understand and connect to French speakers through facilitation, interviewing, research, and content review, based on our deep knowledge of the francophone community in Ontario, Canada, and globally.
We can help bridge the French-English linguistic and cultural divide across multiple channels.
ENGLISH TO FRENCH
Document translation from English to French, and French to English, with strong emphasis on target audience, inclusive language, cultural context, client preferences, impeccable grammar, vocabulary, syntax accuracy, and competitive rates. We work well within the bounds of confidentiality, and strive for great customer service, reliability, and stellar end-products.
Using excellent interpersonal communication and interpersonal skills, we help to bridge linguistic differences (French / English) between clients and respondents, through the application of appropriate cultural codes and seamless message delivery, in groups or individually. We have the experience and skills you need to handle virtually every type of group facilitation with professionalism, empathy and human warmth.
STRATEGIC CULTURAL CONSULTING
Understand the diversity of French-speaking communities better through the different sociocultural, historical and linguistic particularities. Connect and engage those communities deeper with the help of a seasoned team that is rooted within them.
Our team is composed of seasoned professionals with native French skills, over a decade of policy experience within the Ontario provincial system and community-based work, and 25 years in the creative sector. We bring a wealth of bilingual public policy expertise, sharp political acuity, and a deep understanding of the impact of cultural contexts using a social anthropological approach. Our clients span the public, non-profit, private and academic sectors.
A Propos Services finishes each project on schedule and with the highest level of quality. With a focus on personalized service, competitive rates and customer satisfaction, we’re always striving to meet and exceed expectations. In today's ultra busy world, we excel in rush requests.
We strive to nurture few but close and long-term relationships. Here is a selection of some of the clients we are proud to have recently served and/or are currently assisting.