The title is inspired by Susana Valdez’ facebook post on the morning of the conference. In fact, walking around Porto this weekend, you could spot a translator on almost every corner.
There are many translation companies certified by the ISO 9011 standard and/or that have adopted the procedures determined by European Standard EN 15038.
The concept of mentoring is not very popular in Portugal, and this is also true for the translation industry.
“LinkedIn is a powerful tool” is something we hear over and over again from marketing, social media and human resources professionals.
“We all have a business”, said Melanie Di-Costanzo, at the beginning of the Search Engine Optimization for translators workshop.