Jonathan Rechtman Jonathan Rechtman is a Chinese-English conference interpreter, entrepreneur, writer and public speaker. Based in China for over a decade, he has interpreted for multiple presidents and prime ministers, Fortune 500 CEOs, Hollywood stars, Nobel prize winners, and a princess. He is the co-founder at Cadence Translate, an on-demand translation solution for multinational corporates and investors.

Op-Ed Blog

Interpreting our age: The plus side of everything

The modern “plus” is most often used to represent two different and somewhat contradictory ideas: one implies linkage and connectivity; the other implies exclusivity and status. Phrases like “Internet-plus” remind us that in the modern world, nothing exists in a vacuum.