Useful resources for your career in translation

A curated list of resources for professional translators who seek to excel in business and in translation By translators, for translators Resources by Corinne McKay Blog – Thoughts on Translation (several years of archives available) Book –  How to Succeed as a Freelance Translator (a must-read) Classes – Several levels, see here Resources by Chris Durban Book...

Two online courses at NYU – Fall 2016

I am delighted to announce that I will be teaching two online asynchronous courses this fall at the NYU School of Professional Studies: Transcreation (language-neutral) and English to French Translation for Marketing and Advertising. The course on transcreation will explore transcreation as a service provided to high-end translation agencies and direct clients. This course is...

On recruiting freelance translators

This year, I worked on a recruitment project. My assignment was to find, assess and onboard a team of freelance translators for a new project going into multiple languages. This mission turned out to be quite an enlightening experience! Most notably, I saw the entire recruitment adventure from the other side: the good, the bad…