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Carla Guerreiro
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Alana Quintyne
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Mathieu Jacquet
Aug 10, 2008
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Daina Jauntirans
Jun 26, 2008
 Off-topic: What I love about translation...
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Helen Huthnance
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neilmac
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 Choosing an editor
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Gerard de Noord
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 going back
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Allesklar
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 Is this is a scam?
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Margarita Gonzalez
May 27, 2008
 Freelancing from a foreign country
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Kaiya J. Diannen
May 25, 2008
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juvera
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Alex Eames
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 Online Freelance Translator = International Man?
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Daina Jauntirans
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 Scans of your diplomas
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Izabela Szczypka
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Joan Berglund
May 16, 2008
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Alex Eames
May 15, 2008
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Fabiana Zardo
May 13, 2008
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Viktoria Gimbe
May 11, 2008
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Joan Berglund
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Soizic CiFuentes
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Amandine Turchet
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Jonathan Faydi
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Brandis (X)
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Samuel Murray
Mar 5, 2008
 UK ISPs
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Jack Doughty
Feb 21, 2008
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Paul Dixon
Feb 15, 2008
 A typical agency spam via ProZ
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MariusV
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NMR (X)
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Feb 4, 2008
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gianfranco
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 How to bill a customer in Belgium
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Williamson
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Nesrin
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 The ethics of translation    ( 1, 2... 3)
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Michael Barnett
Dec 16, 2007
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bububu
Dec 15, 2007
 Business: Sample translations
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Dec 12, 2007
 promotional Christmas gifts
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wiangube
Dec 6, 2007
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Nicole Schnell
Nov 29, 2007
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 Translation and little kids    ( 1... 2)
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Kelly O'Connor
Nov 16, 2007
 How best to deal with phone inquiries?
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Mark Cole
Nov 2, 2007
 Montreal freelancers: Does anyone share an office?
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islander1974
Oct 12, 2007
 Rejecting an already accepted job on moral grounds    ( 1, 2... 3)
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Paul Dixon
Sep 29, 2007
 Does the place you live in influence the amount of work you receive?    ( 1... 2)
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 Working 9 to 5 - What a way to make a living!    ( 1, 2... 3)
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Michael Arnold
Sep 3, 2007
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