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The Entrepreneurial Linguist: Lessons from Business School

September 23, 2010

Linguists excel in the humanities, but most have little business training. This webinar teaches linguists how to behave like entrepreneurs.

Using the case-study method adopted by many prominent U.S. business schools, real-life examples are used to illustrate practical advice from one of the most respected business management educators in the industry.

This webinar focuses on working with direct clients and marketing in an online world.

What You Will Learn?

  • Finance/economics-pricing, supply and demand
  • Accounting-decreasing expenses
  • Entrepreneurship-generating new business, networking
  • Negotiating-tips and tricks

About the Presenter

Judy Jenner is a German and Spanish translator and community interpreter in Las Vegas. She runs Twin Translations with her twin sister.

Judy was born in Austria, grew up in a trilingual household in Mexico City, and came to the U.S. as a teenager. She received an MBA from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Judy shares her marketing tips through her popular blog Translation Times. She also writes the “Entrepreneurial Linguist” column for The ATA Chronicle and is the author of the d The Entrepreneurial Linguist: The Business-School Approach to Freelance Translation. Contact: judy.jenner@entrepreneuriallinguist.com

She is a former Vice President of the Nevada Interpreters and Translators Association.

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September 23, 2010
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Presenter(s): Judy Jenner
Duration: 60 minutes

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