Every week we share on Twitter many interesting blog posts and online articles on translation, interpreting, language, as well as freelancing, blogging, business and social media. If you missed any of the great content we shared 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! You can read the Weekly Favorites from previous weeks here.
If you read any fabulous posts that we missed, let us know in the Comments section or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org so we can add your links to next week’s list.
Translation, Interpreting & Languages
Interpreting: From Preparation to Performance: Become a cybrarian
Interpreting for business – Resources for interpreters freelancing on the private market
Many verbs ending in -ize can also end in -ise: both endings correct in EN UK
Basic Concepts and Models for Interpreter and Translator training
You don’t get what you deserve. You get what you negotiate.
A Psychological Approach to Consecutive Interpretation (pdf)
Ahoy! Prepare to take on board some nautical expressions
Polyglot: How I learn languages, de Kató Lomb (in FR)
5 Painless Ways to Maintain Foreign Language Skills
Freelancing interpreting for international organisations
Britishisms and the Britishisation of American English
The wisdom of crowds: can it work for dictionaries?
International Translation Day 2012 around the world!
State of the industry: freelance translators in 2012
Me, You and the Next Generation of Interpreters
What Translation Agencies want in a Translator
60 free eBooks about translation and interpreting
Routledge encyclopedia of translation studies
Life coaching: an interpreter’s experience
Visualizing language knowledge in Europe
What’s the best way to learn a language?
Using the Web for Conference Preparation
Are bad translators driving out the good?
Recording Vocabulary + Terminology
Shadowing for delivery skills (pdf)
Conference markets for interpreters
Investing in your Translation Career
The best advice of language lovers
Coping Tactics in Interpretation
Interpretation and certification
Translation experts, in arms!
How To Be An Interpreter
In the Summertime
Freelancing, Blogging, Writing, Social media, Business
7 Essential Professional Decisions to Determine Your Success or Failure
The Importance of Knowing What Your Business References Will Say
Hail to the General Contractor: How to Subcontract Freelance Work
13 Offline Resources to Build Your Personal Brand
3 Basic Business Skills All Freelancers Need
When to Change a Name — and When Not to
Using low rates to attract clients