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Posted by Stacey on
Fri, 01.08.2014
Posted on 01.08.2014 - 02:20am
When you have a web site that’s tied to your business, it’s a crucial part of your day to day operation. It’s advertising, it’s a line of communication with your customers, it’s your public image,...
Posted by Stacey on
Fri, 01.08.2014
Posted on 01.08.2014 - 02:11am
When the subject of replacing human translators and all their flaws with pristine, perfectly-programmed computer simulations, the focus is usually on the (supposedly) sad fact that our technology is...
Posted by Stacey on
Thu, 31.07.2014
Posted on 31.07.2014 - 02:09am
I can still remember: I’d been asked by a fellow freelance language translation professional to interview someone over the Internet. My peer was looking to hire someone as an assistant on a project...
Posted by Stacey on
Thu, 31.07.2014
Posted on 31.07.2014 - 02:01am
Supporting yourself and making a living are crucial aspects of life for most of us – unless we’re born to money or incredibly lucky (or smart) early in our careers, most of us worry about money in...
Posted by Stacey on
Wed, 30.07.2014
Posted on 30.07.2014 - 02:01am
When you launch your own business, you start reading a lot of materials that’s focused on business and success. That’s natural enough, but it does expose to a sort of breathless genre of writing that...
Posted by Stacey on
Wed, 30.07.2014
Posted on 30.07.2014 - 01:32am
Something that’s not usually mentioned a lot in translation-centric forums and blogs (or even in person with peers at conventions and such) is the fact that many language professionals face a sort of...
Posted by Stacey on
Tue, 29.07.2014
Posted on 29.07.2014 - 01:05pm
The good news and bad news about the modern age of business is all the tools and choices we have at our disposal. On the one hand this means we have capabilities that our predecessors lacked. A...
Posted by Stacey on
Tue, 29.07.2014
Posted on 29.07.2014 - 12:58pm
I recall from my corporate office days hearing a lot of pablum about leadership. Leadership is likely one of the most overused words in the corporate lexicon, and anyone reading this who also worked...
Posted by Stacey on
Mon, 28.07.2014
Posted on 28.07.2014 - 03:33am
Nothing in this world happens in true isolation. If you’re noticing a development in some aspect of the world, if you pause for a moment and think about it, that development is causing ripples that...

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