Translator's Toolbox

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$25 (Free with the Plus package)

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Duration

68 minutes

Learning Objectives

In this workshop you will learn how to:
  • Create your own business documentation (quotes, agreements, marketing materials, etc.)
  • Gain control over your time
  • Communicate effectively with your clients

Description

This course suggests and overview of effective tools and strategies that allow you to successfully maintain your translation business.
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In this webinar you will learn how to maintain your successful freelance career using simple and mostly free tools and strategies. If you were asking yourself or your colleagues such questions as:
  • Which documents do I need for everyday business communications with my clients?
  • How should I manage my clients database?
  • Which Internet resources and applications could be useful or even necessary for my business?
Finally, if you are ready to look at the business side of translation with all the seriousness, but also with a dose of humor and fun, this tutorial is for you.

Upload Date

September 20, 2016

Trainer Bio

Tanya Rozanes Olevsky - Since 2007 I have operated my own language studio, LinguaCom, providing translation and tutoring services to clients internationally. I have 15 years of experience as a translator and private tutor (before I started my own business, I worked with other service providers, translated and edited academic materials from scratch to publication, and taught English in various settings, both private and public). My first experience as a trainer was in 2015, when I was invited to teach a course of advanced proficiency in a translators training program in Lifshitz Academic College, Jerusalem. I was also a speaker on a ProZ Translator's Day Virtual Conference. I share my experience, tips and thoughts in a translation blog on my website: http://blog.lingua-com.com/. You are welcome to visit and take a part in the discussion by posting your comments and questions. I hold an MA in Special Education from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a BA in Psychology as well as a BA in Culture and Language Studies (English, French). I have a certificate in Technical Writing.

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Alexis Songe Dinanga
5 months ago

Thank you Tanya for an amazing presentation! Very practical and full of hands on materials.

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