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Newcomers

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New Professionals

Freelancer >>

The school of hard knocks is no way to learn business management skills, but many newcomers try to do just that. Don't go it alone!

Business owner >>

Learn from the experience of business owners who have "been there, done that." Discover best practices!

Educator >>

Educators need opportunities to share and help each other become better teachers. Stay connected to colleagues!

Student >>

You can't afford to wait until you've graduated. Get involved now!

ATA Savvy Newcomer Blog >>

New to the profession and don't know where to get answers to your questions? Try the Savvy Newcomer Blog!

The Business Side

Network smart >>

It's not just about who you know. It's how they know you. Productive networking is more than "Hi, my name is Jane."

Find clients >>

Whether you are a freelancer or business owner, you need marketing strategies to attract clients.

Stay competitive >>

Understanding market expectations and industry trends is critical to success in a global economy.

Learn technology >>

The role of technology in translation and interpreting services continues to grow. Keeping up with industry trends has never been more important.






Tools and Resources

The ATA Chronicle >>

Shared knowledge, practical resources, and business strategies available online in members-only archives.

Business Practices Listserv >>

The ultimate peer-to-peer discussion group for translators and interpreters.

Professional education >>

ATA Annual Conference sessions and monthly ATA webinars are geared toward all career levels.

Getting It Right guides >>

Indispensable guides for buyers of translation and interpreting services—why a professional is the right person for the job.