There's a lot more to being a professional translator than speaking another language well. Along these 112 pages, I will share my 25 years of experience, guiding you from basic information, like cat tools and resources to more specific subjects, like personal marketing, time and resources management and dozens of tips. Upon completion of this highly comprehensive course, you will be able to use the cover letter and CVs models provided to practice your knowledge and start your career. This English edition features an interview with the CEO of Tomedes, Ofer Tirosh, sharing very useful insights about the industry.
Upon completion of this book, you will learn:
History of translation
Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
Translation Services - What are the most important ones?
What books should I read to get started in translation studies?
Translation tools – Cat Tools
Types of tools that CAT tools provide
Free cat tools
Best paid cat tools
How to develop a good marketing plan
What types of marketing can I use?
How to write a good resume
Errors that cannot be accepted from translators
Important things to avoid in a resume
How to attract new clients, What are the main marketplaces for translators?
Other ways to get new clients
How should translators cope with changes in the industry and what
should they do to stay on top and ahead of the competition?
Do emotional issues influence on productivity?
The translation market
Problems translators may face
Time and resource management
What makes a translator good at what he does?
10 tips for a high-quality translation
How to reduce the stress caused by overworking?
50 essential tips for translators and much more.
It means that the product How to Become a Successful International Translator - Step by step guide (English Edition) will be delivered 100% digitally. It may be an online course, an eBook, a series of video lessons, and so on. This content will be accessed or downloaded through a computer, mobile phone, tablet, or any other digital device. When you buy a digital product, you get a link via email with all the information to access the product.