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 email@example.com so we can add your links to next week’s list.
Translation, Interpreting & Languages
Swedish Association of Prof Translators annual conf 2012 – Cultural differences & insights
English does not equal German and translation does not equal technical translation
Managing Terminology for Translation Using Translation Environment Tools
I Need Your Translation Today But Don’t Expect Me To Pay You On Time
The Politics of Language and the Language of Political Regression
Translation samples: Are they an accurate indicator of quality?
10 tips for preparing your resume as a contract translator
Communicating with clients: crystal clarity or muddy murk?
Negative Words Shut Down Higher Level Mental Processes
Panel – Quality in the interpreter’s profession and training
About Estimating the Quality of Machine Translations
Translators’ and editors’ skill-set: add mind-reading
Translator-client relationships. Part 2: the client
Translation made the New York Times editorial
Finnish Translation: Beware of False Friends
10 Things to Do in Between Book Contracts
Finding My Voice — And Subverting It
What can I use as a sample translation?
When a non-paying client “plays dead”
When is it right to refuse to interpret?
Preparing for the STC Conference
6 Tips from Style Boot Camp
The Oldest Profession
Free Your Translation
Freelancing, Blogging, Writing
Editing vs. Proofreading: What’s Most Important [Infographic]
Deliver Great Service to Your Client – And See Your Profits Soar
12 Things to Do After You’ve Written a New Blog Post
Writers Worth Week: When the Safety Net is Gone
Marketing, Business, Networking, Web Design
How to Combat the Most Common Symptoms of Being Overworked
A 20-Minute Daily Exercise Plan for People Too Busy to Work Out
“I Don’t Know” Is One of the Smartest Things You Can Say
Hate Your To-Do List? Try A Rolling List Instead!
the power of books!