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Top 25 Translation Companies

Image via Wikipedia Commonsense Advisory has just published its Annual “Ranking of Top 20 Translation Companies“. As you will note, this time they choose to rank the Top 25 instead of the Top 20 because, as they say: “Solid growth … Continue reading

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Hello :-)

Hello, I’m back. And it’s been a long, long time! I’ve been extremely, terriby busy doing… guess what, simply translating! Well that’s my job, after all. And this reminds me of a post I did some time ago. Now, here’s … Continue reading

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Marketing Your Translation Services – Do you Like Test Translations?

Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast_1259, originally uploaded by Michael Dawes. Do you like test translations? Here is an article by a highly experienced translator Read the article and tell us what you think. Do you think test translations may be useful, … Continue reading

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How to Write a Press Release to Market Your Translation Services – PART III

Write a Press Release to Market Your Translation Services – PART III cork_bridge2, originally uploaded by isaac harrell. E. You have written your Press Release, what now? You try to get it published or distributed for publishing. It’s not as … Continue reading

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Translator Power News!

Some news about the Translator Power Network: 1. I have created the “Translator Power group” on Facebook. I invite  you to go there (click the link), join the group and meet fellow translators/interpreters to discuss issues regarding our profession and … Continue reading

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Learn The Secret To Becoming An Expert At Anything

Do you want to be an expert at anything, including the Marketing of Translation Services or even Strategic Cross-cultural communication and Marketing? Then, read this article by an expert marketer and thought leader, Jason O’Connor! (Well, it a bit long, … Continue reading

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Happy Translator’s Day!

Translator Power wishes you a Happy Translator’s Day (September 30)!

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This Week’s Tangential Remarks (TR) – Some Cool Quotes on Resolve and Sense of Purpose

“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.” Abraham Lincoln “There is no chance, no destiny, no fate that can circumvent or hinder or control the firm resolve of a … Continue reading

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Translator Experience Day – “Iron and Steel” Campaign Results! (Part VII)

(Translator Experience Day (TED) last week: Sheila Anderson German/English/German translator/interpreter) and her friend Valerie Chen (Chinese/English/Chinese translator/interpreter) have decided to launched an all-out assault on the Iron and Steel industry. The compaign is coming to an end and here are … Continue reading

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Strategic Marketing of Translation Services – Do you know your market(s)?

Do you know your market(s) I mean do you really, really know your market or markets? Who are your (main) clients? Translation Agencies? Big corporations? SMBs/SMEs? Microbusinesses? Not-for-profit? (Human Rights and Peace organizations, Foundations, NGOs …) Government Agencies? (USAID, Eximbank, … Continue reading

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Translator Experience Day – Campaign Results Next Time!

(Translator Experience Day (TED) last week: Sheila Anderson (German/English/German translator/interpreter) and her friend Valerie Chen (Chinese/English/Chinese translator/interpreter) have decided to launched an all-out assault on the Iron and Steel industry. The compaign is going full swing with a little help … Continue reading

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Translator Experience Day – Disappointment, then Relief and “WOW!”

(Translator Experience Day (TED) last week: Sheila Anderson (German/English/German translator/interpreter) and her friend Valerie Chen (Chinese/English/Chinese translator/interpreter) have decided to launched an all-out assault on the Iron and Steel industry. Their friend Ron Wilkinson, an industry insider ageed to introduce … Continue reading

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