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...

Breaking the Mold at #ATA57

I am excited to be presenting Breaking the Mold: Throwing Out Translation for an Intimate Look at Source Material, a 1-hour French track session at the American Translators Association’s 57th conference in San Francisco, in just two weeks! Join me on November 5, 2016 from 10AM to 11AM, at the conference venue (registration required) for a...

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…