Ethics

Why join a professional association for translators and interpreters?

June 15, 2015 by 12 comments
Why join a professional association for translators and interpreters?
Why join a professional association for translators and interpreters?

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If you’re a professional translator or interpreter and keen on developing your career, it makes sense to join a professional association. You might even consider joining more than one.

Here’s why I joined four (!) professional associations for translators, and some pointers to help decide which ones might be right for you.

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Free webinars for translators and interpreters

July 18, 2013 by 10 comments
Free webinars for translators and interpreters

Free webinars for translators and interpreters-450There are some great, free webinars available for translators and interpreters, offering food for thought and professional development on a zero budget.

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Online course on ethics for translators and interpreters

February 1, 2013 by 6 comments
Online course on ethics for translators and interpreters

Have you ever been given a document to translate and found that it contains material that you find offensive?

Have you ever been asked to “certify” someone else’s translation?

As translators and interpreters, we’re regularly faced with ethical issues and it can sometimes be hard to decide what action to ...

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