Weekly favorites (Feb 27-Mar 4)
Every week we share many interesting blog posts and online articles on translation, interpreting, languages, freelancing, writing, social media, business and travel. If you missed any of the great content that was shared via Twitter last week, here is your chance to catch up. The content is listed in categories based on the topic, so just scroll down to find your favorite and enjoy reading!
Translation, Interpreting & Languages
Ensure a successful translation by providing the following information to the translator
Who’s Afraid of Google Translate and Other Machine Translation Programs?
What Is The Main Difference Between Translators and Translation Agencies?
Common Sense Advice about Machine Translation and Content
MoJ ditches new court interpreting system in face of major backlash
What is Our Work as Transcribers/Translators Worth?
How to convert a Microsoft Excel file to SDL MultiTerm
7 Funny Translation Mistakes, In No Particular Order
Domestication vs. Foreignisation via Red Rage
10 MORE Untranslatable Words…For English!
Do small translation companies operate this way?
Translation in the New Millennium: I, Translator
How Do You Know That You Are Not A Fake?
Stop check fees are a part of doing business
What to Charge: Calculating Your Rates
The cult of the hyperpolyglot
5 simple comma rules to live by
Colorless signs of a future translator
Interpreting and the Digital Revolution
The best way to translate your copy
The #IntJC Interpreting Journal Club
Deadlines, deadlines, deadlines
Why you need a personal assistant
Fluent in 11 Languages
Are you a fork lifter?
Interpreters: walking a tightrope
L’offre de services: convaincre en un coup d’oeil!
Οι χειρότερες μεταφράσεις τίτλων ταινιών
Freelancing, Blogging, Writing
Quitting Blogging? Stop – Detailed Guide to Keep You Going!
Gearing up to Become a Professional Freelancer
7 Common Objections Freelancers Face, Now Answered
12 Things I Have Learned After 7 Years of Freelancing
How to Slay The Dragons Of Your Freelance Journey
Warning: You Have Entered the Burnout Zone
Putting “Free”dom In Freelance
Are You Partner-Worthy?
Marketing, Business, Networking, Web Design
Why Does My Website Look Different in Different Browsers?
Being successful: What is the most important character trait
A practical guide to handling objections in business
How to Say “No” Without Damaging Your Brand
11 Ways to Give and Get Customer Love
3 Ways to Ace Your Next Sales Call
6 Tools Better Than An FAQs Page
Mapping Stereotypes: A Designers’ Take On How Nations Stereotype Other Countries
9 Ways to Get Rid of All the Crap in Your Life That’s Holding You Back
7 Common Hand Gestures That Could Spell Disaster
The UK’s Most Extreme Weather Events
Brainstorming Doesn’t Really Work
Which blog post or article inspired you this week? Share in the comments section below so we can add your links to next week’s list!
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