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
17 Everyday Words You Just Might Be Mispronouncing… And Why You Need To Stop
ProZ membership – a worthwhile investment for “serious” translators?
How we recruit and work with our freelancers – a balanced approach
Avoid These Common Errors in Translation and You’re Good to Go
Customer service for translators – interview with Marcela Reyes
Why grammar isn’t cool – and why that may be about to change
What You Need to Know About Multilingual DTP [Cliff Notes]
Translation Errors That Had Rippling Negative Consequences
How Do I Change the Conversation in Translation Sales?
Weekly Top 5 (Part III) – 03/09/2014 – 03/15/2014
Language study: What is a foreign language worth?
Are ‘grammar Nazis’ ruining the English language?
Planning to get your first business cards? (Part I)
Planning to get your first business cards? (Part III)
English to English: ‘translating’ a cultural divide
Rates: think green zone, yellow zone, red zone
Macro/Micro: Clients as Big as Countries
3 Myths about Financial Translators
Undivided by a Common Language
15 Terrific Alternatives to “Hello”
Les traducteurs sont des chatons
Making sense of the CPD maze
Pro bono translation
Freelancing, Blogging, Writing
Social media, Marketing, Business, Networking, Web Design
Working Long Hours Is Hazardous to Your Health and Your Productivity
Beyond the Basics: Six Tips for Better Formatting in Microsoft Word
Winners Highlights from the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards
Five Pieces of Sleep Science You Need to Know
How You Can Learn to Finally, Really Relax
The Truth About Speed Reading