Category Archives: translator

Translator Experience Day – Glenn Cain

As they say in Swahili “Ahadi ni deni”: “A promise is a debt” or if you prefer French “Chose promise, chose due”. Here is the interview I promised. Glenn Cain is a truly experienced translator. Before founding The Yndigo Translation … 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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“Softsourcing”, a new word to add to your vocabulary!

Introducing: The latest addition to the “outsourcing, crowdsourcing…” family. It’s “softsourcing“, which according to Michael Martine’s definition means “people replaced by software” (See Michael’s article “If you can’t Blog it Don’t Do It” in his Remarkablogger) The word is so … Continue reading

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Being an Entrepreneur Isn’t For Everybody (Oh, Really?!)

Jim Kukral talks about how not everyone is cut out to be an entrepreneur these days. It’s a lot of hard work and risk, and not everyone is ready for that. Now, don’t let my friend Jim scare you off: … Continue reading

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How to Write a Press Release to Market Your Translation Services – Part I

How to Write a Press Release to Market Your Translation Service – Part I NYC, originally uploaded by cat•girl. This is a 3-part-tutorial. Parts II and III will be published in 2 and 4 days respectively. A. How to write … Continue reading

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2 Awesome Marketing and Business Resources for You!

1. Freelance Folder is a multi-authored blog dedicated to helping entrepreneurs and freelancers. This blog is a real goldmine for anyone in the freelancing business, including freelance translators/interpreters. Among the “gems” you’ll find in this post, aptly enough titled “Give … Continue reading

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Marketing Education!

Based on Jason O’Connor’s article, a couple of Translator Power posts (Network or die and Use online business networking) and the links that follow, I invite you to spend the weekend getting a full-blown education on internet marketing (or maybe … Continue reading

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