The Savvy Newcomer
Find resources written by working translators and interpreters who have been where you are right now.
The Globalization and Localization Association (GALA) is planning a series of events for students on soft skills. The second event is May 20th and focuses…Read More
When I was president of the Michigan Translators/Interpreters Network (MiTiN, pronounced “mitten,” get it?) a few years ago, I saw a long-lost member at an…Read More
Featured episodes of The ATA Podcast tackle the "what, why, and how" of a specialty that might be just what you're looking for.
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How do you know whether your résumé measures up against others who work in the same language pair(s) or specialization(s)? Here are nine tips on how to sell your services effectively through your résumé so that you can stand out to those who are on the receiving end.Read More
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