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Katharina Wawrzon-Stewart  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
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English to German
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Forum discussion about the next powwow Apr 5, 2008

Hello
There have been some ideas regarding the next powwow - to find out more and contribute, go to:
http://www.proz.com/topic/96710


 

Katharina Wawrzon-Stewart  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 22:57
English to German
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Powwow Update Apr 20, 2008

Many thanks to everyone who has expressed interest so far! Following some suggestions in the Events Forum (http://www.proz.com/topic/96710), we are going to try out a new format at the April powwow. Apart from the usual informal networking, there is going to be approx. an hour of moderated discussion on the generic topic of freelancing as a translator starting at 5pm.
Some points for discussion:
- How did you start out?
- Do you work with mainly direct or indirect clients?
- How do you market yourself?
- Do you feel that your rates have gone down (or gone up) over the years?
- Do you supplement your freelance income with income from other sources?
- How do you cope with the peaks and troughs of income in any given month?

See you on Saturday from 4pm!

Thanks
Katharina


 

Julieta Moss
United Kingdom
Local time: 22:57
Spanish to English
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change of plans Apr 26, 2008

Unfortunately, although I have tried, something has turned up and I wnt be able to make it. Hopefully next time then. Have a nice time!
Julieta


 

Arianna Tremayne  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 22:57
German to English
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Thank you! Vielen Dank! Apr 26, 2008

Dear Katharina,
This was one of the best Powwows I have been to - very interesting and inspiring! Thank you very much!
Arianna
xx


 

Maria Luisa Dell'Orto  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Member (2007)
English to Italian
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Thank you very much! Apr 26, 2008

Thank you very much Katharina and all the colleagues present. I really appreciated the company and the subjects treated! Hope to see you all soon!

Thanks!

Luisa


 

Gisela Murdter  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 22:57
Member (2005)
German to English
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Thank you.... Apr 27, 2008

...to Katharina and all other colleagues. What an inspiring afternoon! See you all in June in Brighton!
Gisela


 

Elisa Noetinger  Identity Verified
United States
English to Spanish
Thanks ! Apr 27, 2008

This was my first powwow and I really felt comfortable despite I didn´t know anyone. Very interesting topics and very nice peopleicon_smile.gif

 

Ute Fitzjohn  Identity Verified
United Arab Emirates
Local time: 01:57
English to German
Thank you Apr 28, 2008

.... to Katharina and everyone else. I really enjoyed the discussion about freelancing and hope we can have similarly inspiring discussions next time!
Ute


 

Marina Bussey  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 22:57
English to Russian
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thanks a lot Apr 28, 2008

Thanks a lot to all of my colleagues and to Katharina personally,that has been a very informative and useful meeting for me!

 


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