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
Reporting from Canterbury – Part 1 (Comparative Law: Engaging Translation conference)
Reporting from Canterbury – Part 2 (Comparative Law: Engaging Translation conference)
Relative Advantages and Disadvantage of Being an Employee Versus Being a Freelancer
When law enforcement agencies do everything they can to avoid hiring a real interpreter
The Man Who Could No Longer Speak To His Wife – A case of multilingual aphasia
Pack (and travel) like an interpreter aka: teeny tiny fashion guide for interpreters
Translator’s Block and Translator’s High – Are They Real or Mostly Imaginary?
David Bellos, Arthur Goldhammer, and Lydia Davis on Translation
How Replaceable Are We and How Replaceable Are Our Clients?
Why Technology Is Key to Overcoming the Language Barrier
How the Internet has deeply changed the translation activity
Federal Court Interpreter Certification Examination: Report
Summer reading #2 (Review of The Prosperous Translator)
5 Apostrophe Mistakes that Drive Your Readers Batty
How to Prepare for a Phone Interpreting Session
Série de l’été : Prendre le temps de s’organiser (4)
Série de l’été : Prendre le temps de s’organiser (5)
So, how do you become a Medical Translator
20 tips for lawyers working with interpreters
24 Networking Tips that Actually Work
Even That Would Be a Grammar
Four Foreign Language Myths
Online Etymology Dictionary
Freelancing, Blogging, Writing, Business
5 Ways to Increase the Flow of Ideas and Improve Your Writing Productivity
5 Real Reasons Why You Don’t Earn What You Deserve as a Freelancer
Mind Your Manners: 6 Tips for Writing Thank You Notes
Building Bridges to Engage Your Blog Readers
What are the 10 Secret Benefits of Blogging?
Is it better to market by e-mail or on paper?
5 Tips for Filling Out Online Applications
How To Sabotage Your Image
5 Common Time Management Truths That Can Make You Unproductive
The Start to Finish Guide to a Perfect, Stress-Free Vacation
The Most Expensive Houses in the World [infographic]
If You Don’t Prioritize Your Life, Someone Else Will
How to Give Criticism Without Sounding Like a Jerk
29 Anniversary Ideas to Bring You Closer Together
10 Mind-Blowing Facts About The Brain
How To Remember People’s Names
What’s the Best Time to Work Out?
10 Enemies of Personal Greatness
Top 4 Values in the Prime of Life
Time for Tea [infographic]