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Confessions of a Freelance Translator

by Gary Smith

Description
Practical, easily applicable tips to make a successful living out of freelance translation.


Internet Freelancing

by Oleg Rudavin

Description
My book deals with freelancing as a method of conducting business.


The Book of Standing Out: Travels through the Inner World of Freelance Translation

by Andrew Morris

Description
Take ten competent translators with two years’ experience, in the same city, all in the face of a single national economic climate. Give them all 15,000 euros, a brand new laptop, access to the Internet, a menagerie of CAT tools, business cards and a sm


MOX II - What they don't tell you about translation

by Alejandro Moreno-Ramos

Description
Inside Mox II, Alejandro Moreno-Ramos tackles the subjects of slavelance translators, the dangerous threat of Gurgle translate, less-than-honest colleagues, and much more.


Native-speaker status in the translation services market

by Daniel Šebesta

Description
This study combines linguistic and economic points of view to deliver insights into two national translation services markets.


Diversification in the Language Industry – Success beyond translation

by Nicole Y. Adams, M.A.

Description
Technology and globalization are changing the environment for translators today. Is it possible to maintain a viable career in a climate of increased automation of translation and downward pressure on rates? Nicole Y. Adams' book brings together the exper



Diversification in the Language Industry – Success beyond translation

by Nicole Y. Adams, M.A.

Description
Technology and globalization are changing the environment for translators today. Is it possible to maintain a viable career in a climate of increased automation of translation and downward pressure on rates? Nicole Y. Adams' book brings together the exper


Fidus interpres: a prática da tradução profissional

by Fabio Said

Description
This Portuguese-language book is for those who want a more practical perspective of the translation industry.


Il traduttore insostituibile

by Marco Cevoli

Description
"Il traduttore insostituibile" (currently available in Italian only) provides strategies and practical tips to define your uniqueness as a translator, along with many ideas to find your place in the language services market.


Native-speaker status in the translation services market

by Daniel Šebesta

Description
This study combines linguistic and economic points of view to deliver insights into two national translation services markets.


The translation sales handbook-A roadmap to higher rates, better clients

by Luke Spear

Description
Proven strategies to find new and higher-paying clients, and to convert existing clients to higher-payers


The Translator Diaries

by Lloyd Bingham

Description
The Translator Diaries free e-book is based on a series of online interviews with fourteen freelance translators, which sought to draw valuable, specific advice that new and aspiring translators could implement in their plan to enter the industry.



The Little Book of PR for Translators - Publicity for your business on a shoestring budget

by Nicole Y. Adams, M.A.

Description
If you think PR is just for large corporations and celebrities but not for freelancers, think again!


Priručnik za prevodioce (Translators’ Handbook)

by Čedomir Pušica

Description
Priručnik za prevodioce (The Translators’ Handbook) addresses translation from a business perspective and is designed as a lasting reference point.


The Entrepreneurial Linguist: The Business-School Approach to Freelance Translation

by Dagmar Jenner, Judy Jenner

Description
A recent ProZ.com poll showed that more than 50% of translators have no or very few direct clients.


Fidus interpres: a prática da tradução profissional

by Fabio Said

Description
This Portuguese-language book is for those who want a more practical perspective of the translation industry.


How to manage your translation projects

by Nancy Matis

Description
Translation project management is a topic of interest for both project managers and freelance translators alike.


The Wordsmith Book of Business

by Pritam Bhattacharyya

Description
A language agency owner tells the story of starting an agency after being a linguist and corporate manager for a decade.



60 original marketing tips for freelance translators

by Low Cost Translations™ Ltd

Description
60 original marketing tips illustrated with 24 screenshots of real-life, authentic good examples of what you should not do or should stop doing when preparing and submitting quotes and when writing spontaneous application emails.


Priručnik za prevodioce (Translators’ Handbook)

by Čedomir Pušica

Description
Priručnik za prevodioce (The Translators’ Handbook) addresses translation from a business perspective and is designed as a lasting reference point.


You need a CV that works -- A revisited guide to CVs in the translation industry

by Marta Stelmaszak

Description
You need a CV that works (free ebook)


Il traduttore insostituibile

by Marco Cevoli

Description
"Il traduttore insostituibile" (currently available in Italian only) provides strategies and practical tips to define your uniqueness as a translator, along with many ideas to find your place in the language services market.


How to live long and prosper as a translator (번역으로 잘 먹고 잘 사는 방법)

by SunHwa Kang

Description
For Korea users only. This is the translation and review guide book that contains comprehensive information about localization.


60 original marketing tips for freelance translators

by Low Cost Translations™ Ltd

Description
60 original marketing tips illustrated with 24 screenshots of real-life, authentic good examples of what you should not do or should stop doing when preparing and submitting quotes and when writing spontaneous application emails.