As in so many other domains, in translation, project management tools and processes are perfectly applicable. We’ve seen it hundreds of times. In movies, for instance. In a stressful situation, people tend to look up to someone who seems fit to be put in charge, and ask “What’s the plan?” As in so many […]
September is my favourite month of the year. It’s like a new beginning; I’m always super excited about doing new things after the holiday period. Plus, I love autumn. So, I’ll pretend the year is just starting (it is, in a way,) and go through 2016, reviewing all the great exciting things it brought. January […]
You don’t get to choose your family, but as a freelancer or small business owner, you do get to choose your clients and projects. Sounds great, right? But the truth is, it’s not always so easy to decide. Here’s some of what we consider when making these decisions. Choosing clients Are they a good fit? […]
I met Rui Sousa at a phase when my career direction was changing. With nearly a decade of experience in the translation industry, I was convinced I could build a solid career as a freelance translator.
Last week, as I was writing the recipe for a well-crafted job offer for a potential client, I realized this rule doesn’t apply only to “mere mortals”.