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How to Know What You Don’t Know | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Fri, 27.03.2015
Posted on 27.03.2015 - 06:59pm
We’ve all had that conversation at parties or other gatherings, when someone we don’t know well asks what you do for a living. This is a standard polite question and is, I think in my more whimsical...
How to Maximise a Freelance Income | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Fri, 27.03.2015
Posted on 27.03.2015 - 06:58pm
Sometimes I worry that I can seem like a “cheerleader” for the freelance life, as if I don’t understand the challenges and dark side that comes with working for yourself. Let me be clear: Not...
Relationships Are the Heart of Business | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Thu, 26.03.2015
Posted on 26.03.2015 - 04:52pm
Relationships are the heart of all businesses. The people you know, and the people who know your brand, will be the power behind its success and growth. This is why business networking, customer care...
Communication Without Words | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Thu, 26.03.2015
Posted on 26.03.2015 - 04:52pm
Translation work deals a lot with words and written communication, however there are many other ways to send messages. Words are just one way to convey ideas, and they can be used alone or in...
Quick Stress Reducers for the Working Day | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Thu, 26.03.2015
Posted on 26.03.2015 - 04:51pm
We are more productive when we are relaxed and confident, so taking time to reduce your stress can actually help you do more work. If you are feeling tired, rundown, overloaded or overwhelmed, it...
Childcare Options for Freelancers | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Thu, 26.03.2015
Posted on 26.03.2015 - 04:51pm
As a freelancer, your life needs to be flexible. Work can arrive in your inbox at short notice and with tight deadlines, and routines do not always go to plan. Sometimes you can have too much work to...
How to Find Work as a Freelancer | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Tue, 24.03.2015
Posted on 24.03.2015 - 04:19pm
One of the primary challenges for freelancers is finding work. To attain a steady income you will need to find the right amount of work on a regular basis, so you will need to be good at hunting for...
Top Tips for a Translator’s Résumé | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Tue, 24.03.2015
Posted on 24.03.2015 - 04:19pm
A résumé is essential whether you are running your own business or seeking work as an employee. It is a document that tells potential employers and clients what you can do for them, and how...
Being Creative about Finding Translation Work | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Mon, 23.03.2015
Posted on 23.03.2015 - 08:07pm
The single biggest truth about freelance translation services work is that you have to be your own salesperson – and that work never ends. Because your client list is your lifeblood, and clients will...

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