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Laptop or Old-Fashioned Pen and Paper? | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Mon, 25.05.2015
Things were simpler in days gone by. Laptops weren’t around, or if they were they were not readily available and used by students. These days, almost everyone has a laptop or a tablet and many...
Learn a New Language with Effective Study Plans | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Mon, 25.05.2015
Anyone who dreams of working in translation services will need to be fluent in two languages. Some people are lucky enough to have been taught two or more languages as a child, but for the rest of us...
Conducting Your Own Workshop – Part 2 | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Mon, 25.05.2015
This article follows on from Conducting Your Own Workshop – Part 1. During your early preparation time, set out the room the way you would like it. Seating people in groups, at individual desks, or...
Conducting Your Own Workshop – Part 1 | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Mon, 25.05.2015
There are many reasons why you may want to conduct a workshop. Perhaps you run a business and want to educate your staff in an interactive way on a single topic. Perhaps you work in translation...
Creating Study Guides for the Way You Learn | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sun, 24.05.2015
Making study guides is a skill that can be learned. Whether you are learning a new language so that you can pursue a career in translation services or simply so that you can holiday overseas with...
Graduation Time: Choosing between School or Entrepreneurship | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sun, 24.05.2015
One of the most difficult yet important decisions of your life will be what to do once you graduate school. What do Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg have in common? Apart from the obvious...
Becoming Successful | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 23.05.2015
Are you successful? Do you want to be successful? Can you identify some people that you feel are successful? Some people will be able to provide answers to these questions, whereas the majority of...
Writing an Email to a New Business Contact | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 23.05.2015
Making the first contact with a new person can be awkward at times. While it is easy to hide behind a computer screen, composing an email to someone you have never met can, at times, be just as...
Essential Tips for Learning Mandarin Chinese – Part 2 | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Thu, 21.05.2015
Continued from Part 1 Once you have the fundamentals under control, you could return to your normal life and continue with your language training on a less intense scale – perhaps two or three times...

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