The Savvy Newcomer
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This post was originally published on KGH Interpretation. It is reposted with permission. In 2022 I facilitated a session of the Language Access Café at the…Read More
The Savvy Newcomer team has been taking stock of the past year and finding that one key priority for many freelance translators and interpreters has…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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