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Optimize your basic marketing material to attract translation clients


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Tips on how to create a great CV for translation buyers, a killer cover letter or email to go with the CV, an effective and convincing online directory profile and a show-stopping portfolio - all to attract translation buyers.
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Are your basic marketing materials – your CV, cover letter and portfolio – attracting the right work and clients for you? Over the past decade, Tess Whitty has mentored and coached other freelance translators with their marketing. One of the most frequent tasks she’s had is to review and help them with their basic marketing material, CV, cover letter, and samples or portfolios. The tips outlined in this presentation will help you create a great CV, a killer cover letter, and a show stopping portfolio. You will also get several examples and templates to help you along the way.

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March 04, 2019

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Tess Whitty - Tess Whitty has been a successful freelance translator and entrepreneur for over 10 years and owns the company Swedish Translation Services. Her educational and professional background is in marketing and she is passionate about sharing her knowledge with other freelancers in the form of presentations, training, mentoring and consulting. She is also the author of the book Marketing Cookbook for Translators, with easy to follow recipes for marketing your translation services and achieving a successful freelance lifestyle, and the award winning podcast Marketing Tips for Translators. For more information, and to connect, go to www.swedishtranslationservices.com or www.marketingtipsfortranslators.com.

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Elisabeth Richard
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I liked that this video covers a lot of ground. This helped me see how everything fits together and it makes a lot of sense that way.

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