Under the spell of English

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‘CEO’, ‘community manager’,  ‘coach’, ‘brainstorm’, ‘casual’, and the list goes on and on. Regardless of your mother tongue, you probably recognise these English words from hearing or seeing them in your own language. These are Anglicisms – intruders that sneak in and settle in a host code. Given the pace at which science and technology […]

How to Become a Freelance Translator – Part 6: Website, Portfolio, Testimonials, and More

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Online visibility, website, portfolio, business cards, and elevator pitch Now, this is for real: the last part of the series! This is a continuation of the previous post on marketing. In it I wrote about creating a brand and using social networks, among other topics. Today I’m going to jump straight into a powerful marketing […]