Association Health Plans Update

By The ATA Chronicle | November 12, 2019

From the Executive Director Walter Bacak, CAE walter@atanet.org Health insurance continues to be a top concern. We often hear from members asking why ATA…

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ATA Celebrates International Translation Day with "A Day in the Life of a Translator or Interpreter"

By The ATA Chronicle | November 12, 2019

This year’s International Translation Day celebration was all about telling your story! On September 30th, ATA released a short animated video taking viewers through…

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Denise Fisher Wins 2018–2019 School Outreach Contest

By The ATA Chronicle | November 12, 2019

ATA member Denise Fisher, a Japanese>English interpreter and translator based in Orient, Ohio, won a free registration to ATA’s 60th Annual Conference in Palm…

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What We Call Ourselves Matters

By The ATA Chronicle | November 12, 2019

(The following was originally published on the blog of the National Association of Judiciary Interpreters and Translators, https://najit.org/#blog.) Every profession has certain requirements that…

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Thoughts on Naver Papago with MT Engineer Lucy Park

By The ATA Chronicle | November 12, 2019

At the Asia-Pacific Translation and Interpreting Forum—FIT (APTIF9)1 in Seoul, South Korea, in July, I listened to a very dynamic talk by Lucy Park,…

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Glossaries for Translators: Why You Need Them

By The Savvy Newcomer | October 29, 2019

Photo Credit: Alex Read via Unsplash This post was originally published on the Ben Translates blog. It is reposted with permission from the author.…

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Translation or Transcreation?

By The Savvy Newcomer | October 15, 2019

This post was originally published on the Gaucha Translations blog. It is reposted with permission from the author. Whether we provide a translation or…

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Networking 101 for freelancers

By The Savvy Newcomer | October 1, 2019

Every freelance professional knows the drill. You enter a door to some event space and there’s a desk with name tags on it. “Hi!…

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International Translation Day 2019 – A Day in the Life of a Translator or Interpreter

By The Savvy Newcomer | September 24, 2019

Have you heard? ATA is encouraging translators and interpreters to celebrate International Translation Day (ITD) in a BIG way this year! A United Nations…

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The Whys and Hows of Translation Style Guides. A Case Study.

By The Savvy Newcomer | September 17, 2019

This post was originally published on the Financial Translation Hub blog. It is reposted with permission from the author. Last week, a marketing manager…

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Of Translators and Librarians

By The ATA Chronicle | September 17, 2019

This was the title of a short article I wrote a little more than 10 years ago, in 2008. The point of the article…

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My Takeaways from Translating a Chinese Dictionary from English

By The ATA Chronicle | September 17, 2019

Five years ago, I discovered a tragic shortage of free online Chinese>Hungarian dictionaries. I soon decided that it was my mission to fill this…

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