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Web Design Mistakes to Avoid | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Mon, 02.03.2015
Posted on 02.03.2015 - 06:08pm
Your website is one of the most powerful tools you have at your disposal when running a business, even a modest freelance translation services business. Most of us know that – and we also know that...
Using RSS in Your Job Search | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Mon, 02.03.2015
Posted on 02.03.2015 - 06:08pm
The Internet is vast. To steal a paraphrased joke from Douglas Adams, you might think your dislike for your current job is pretty big, but it’s just peanuts to the Internet. And the Internet, in...
Whisper to a Scream: Three Signs You Are Working Yourself Too Hard | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sun, 01.03.2015
Posted on 01.03.2015 - 05:51pm
One of the most amazing qualities of the human animal is our adaptability.  We are truly marvelous creatures, able to adjust almost every part of our minds and bodies to survive even the most...
Are Idioms Really Worth the Trouble? | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sun, 01.03.2015
Posted on 01.03.2015 - 05:51pm
Arguably the most obscure aspect of the English language is the idiom.  Difficult to translate and even harder to grasp for non-native speakers these peculiar little sayings are so deeply steeped in...
The Environmental Impact of Bottled Water | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sun, 01.03.2015
Posted on 01.03.2015 - 04:45pm
A theme I return to on this blog regularly is the concept of world citizenship – that we’re not all individuals concerned only with our own comfort and survival, but co-tenants on a planet that in...
Public Speaking: from Good to Great | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sun, 01.03.2015
Posted on 01.03.2015 - 04:35pm
Once you become comfortable with public speaking – a skill I assure people is something anyone can learn, no matter how terrifying they find the experience initially – the next step is to become...
Rank Your Website: Going Beyond Keywords | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Fri, 27.02.2015
Posted on 27.02.2015 - 07:23pm
If you run a website – whether in support of your translation business or some other aspect of your life – chances are you’ve had occasion to wonder about (and possibly fixate on) the poor...
Clipping and Word Formation | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Fri, 27.02.2015
Posted on 27.02.2015 - 07:23pm
Believe me, you don’t become a language translation professional by chance. While some students and young adults might drift into a field through inertia or because of a family legacy – or simply...
The Wonderful World of Web Content | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Thu, 26.02.2015
Posted on 26.02.2015 - 08:57am
Successful websites are not just about pretty looks, but amazing content that communicates efficiently and engages visitors. People who browse the net rarely spend much time on one website, and they...

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