When School Comes Home: Making Room in the Day for Distance Learning

When School Comes Home: Making Room in the Day for Distance Learning

By Next Level | July 12, 2021

This article originally appeared in the ATA Chronicle-Online. Once upon a time, in a land that now seems very far away, many parents were…

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ATA Compensation Survey

By ATA | June 24, 2021

ATA announces the launch of its Compensation Survey As an ongoing effort to provide business strategies and solutions, this survey is an important service…

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Is There a Future in Freelance Translation? Let’s Talk About It!

By The Savvy Newcomer | June 15, 2021

This post originally appeared on The ATA Chronicle and it is republished with permission. While the demand for translation services is at a record…

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What the Business Practices Education Committee is Doing for ATA Members

By Next Level | June 9, 2021

An earlier version of this article appeared in The ATA Chronicle. Have you ever asked yourself: What’s the Business Practices Education Committee up to…

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6 Ways to Stop Self-Sabotaging Your Online Marketing Efforts

By The ATA Chronicle | May 19, 2021

We’ve all been guilty of self-sabotage at some point during our entrepreneurial journey. We often make online marketing much harder than it really is. The stories we tell ourselves about why we can’t do something can cause us to stall our marketing efforts, whether we realize it at first or not. The key is to make your marketing feel like you.

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Teamwork: The Pros and Cons of Being a Lone Wolf or a Pack Animal

By The ATA Chronicle | May 19, 2021

From the outside looking in, most translators probably seem like lone wolves, happily working at their desks all day with hardly any social contact.…

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Setting a Fair Price: It’s All about You

By The Savvy Newcomer | May 18, 2021

This post originally appeared on The ATA Chronicle and it is republished with permission. We are freelancers. We don’t need to maximize profits for…

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What are ATA’s Mastermind Groups?

By Next Level | April 6, 2021

Mastermind groups are small peer-based groups formed to learn more about a specific topic. The members of Mastermind groups help each other solve problems…

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ATA’s Back to Business Basics: Effective and Pitch-Perfect Marketing during and after COVID-19

By The Savvy Newcomer | March 30, 2021

Marketing is a task that even experienced translators and interpreters dread, and it can feel especially daunting during difficult times, like the current pandemic…

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Social Media and Translators

By The ATA Chronicle | March 7, 2021

Since the use of social media has become increasingly important for my business (and many of yours as well), I thought it would be…

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ATA’s New Mastermind Program for Members: What Is It and Who Can Benefit

By The ATA Chronicle | March 7, 2021

Do your fellow ATA members know business practices, resources, and techniques you would never hear about in a class or webinar? ATA’s Mastermind Program may just change that!

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Terms and Conditions of Service: The Key to Future-Proofing and Protecting Your Translation Business

By The ATA Chronicle | March 7, 2021

From the buyer’s side, I can’t imagine working with a professional who doesn’t put their promise in writing. From the translator’s side, I can’t imagine doing business without protecting my interests. A well-drafted contract is such a win for both sides in any line of business that the thought of doing business without one is, to me, simply inconceivable.

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