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FREE Webinar: Translation In Transition

When I started freelancing as a translator, Mark Zuckerberg was busy writing the code for a new website called “The Facebook”, LinkedIn was still in its infancy and Twitter was just a sound that birds made. Fast forward 13 years and social media have transformed the way we communicate and do business. Other changes have taken place […]

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The Translator’s Change Management Wheel

As a picture is worth a thousand words, I have created this graphic as well as a short video presentation to introduce to you a concept I have been working on for the past nine months: the Translator’s Change Management Wheel. The aim of this wheel is to help you navigate more efficiently, and with more confidence, through […]

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Why machine translation creates so much anger and how to deal with it

  Earlier this week, I came across a number of posts and comments on social media in which the authors expressed anger towards changes that have been happening in the translation industry. While the authors had valid reasons to feel angry, I couldn’t help but feel disturbed by the intensity of their emotions and by […]

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The Future-Proof Translator Webinar Series

  The Future-Proof Translator is a series of 6 webinars designed to help translators prepare for the changes our industry is facing. As the pace of progress continues to increase, the aim of this course is to help participants adapt more effectively and with more confidence to the changes ahead, whether or not they choose to embrace the […]

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What Does The Future Hold For Translators?

Tech Comm expert Stefan Gentz talked about the future of our industry at the 2015 Institute of Translation and Interpreting Conference, which took place in Newcastle, UK, last month. His “10 facts about the future the translation industry cannot afford to ignore” were received with mixed reactions, including criticism about the one-sidedness of his presentation […]

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