Building a Network

August 3 / 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm EDT

Networking is an essential skill for doing business. Find out how to build and grow your network from two of the best in the…

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Getting and Incorporating Feedback

July 8

Yes, you can ask for feedback—and you should! Discover the benefits of this powerful tool. All too often, translators work in a bubble. Many…

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Taking Care of Your Style Set

Taking Charge of Your Style Set

June 8

Break into higher segments of the translation market by creating and defining your own style set. Instead of taking control and producing consistent translations that…

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Choosing and Building a Specialization

Choosing and Building a Specialization

May 4

Learn how to build a specialization and embark on a journey in your desired field. Free for ATA members. For some translators and interpreters,…

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Personal Branding Basics

April 6

Developing a personal brand is a classic “work smarter, not harder” technique. When done well, it will showcase your specific expertise and skill set,…

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Emergency Preparedness and Contingency Planning for Freelancers

March 2

What happens if you are hit by the proverbial bus? Or have power outages after a weather event? Or have to spend unplanned time…

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Phone and Email Etiquette for Freelancers

February 15

Communicating with clients is key to every freelancer’s success. Still, it’s a skill that few of us have studied, or even thought about in…

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Setting Goals for Your Freelance Translation or Interpreting Business

January 14

Setting realistic goals for your business can be a daunting task. Where do you start? What is the right combination of ambition and reason?…

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Entrepreneurial Habits for Freelance Translators and Interpreters

December 14, 2020

Succeeding as a freelancer will always involve some factors you can’t control—like a global pandemic—but it also involves daily, positive habits and a business…

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Handling the Holidays as a Freelancer

November 9, 2020

This is the third webinar in ATA’s Back to Business Basics series. Each webinar in the series focuses on a small, practical piece of…

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Diversification: A Tool for Thriving in Uncertain Times

October 5, 2020

While many things are uncertain when you run your own business—especially during a pandemic and economic crisis—one thing is clear so far: freelancers with…

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Effective and Pitch-Perfect Marketing during and after COVID-19

September 10, 2020

With an ongoing global pandemic and economic crisis, marketing your services may not feel like a priority right now. But you’ve worked hard to…

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