Question for ITI members
Thread poster: Parrot

Parrot  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 23:15
Member
Spanish to English
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Feb 5, 2003

Dear ITI ProZ,


I have long admired most of the business procedures and practices being promoted by the ITI, but the following incident has come to my attention:


http://www.proz.com/job?id=31531


Is it standard practice for ITI members to outsource jobs at 2 cents (please refer to ITI \"Code of Professional Conduct\" 3.3), or to make the same offer on other translator lists for 1 cent a word?


Cecilia

Moderator Sp>En



 

Mary Lalevee  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 22:15
French to English
ITI Feb 5, 2003

I think this job offer was from something called the International Translation something, which has nothing to do with the ITI - Institute of Translators and Interpreters.

 

Evert DELOOF-SYS  Identity Verified
Belgium
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English to Dutch
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I don't think so, Ceci Feb 5, 2003

and couldn\'t help myself: I deleted the posting.

Thanks for pointing this out!
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Parrot  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 23:15
Member
Spanish to English
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TOPIC STARTER
ITI didn't (and wouldn't) post such a thing Feb 5, 2003

However, the job poster is an \"Associate Member\" of this very respectable group, which has a membership assessment board.


This is why I am addressing ITI members.


 

Giovanni Guarnieri MITI, MIL  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 22:15
Member (2004)
English to Italian
ITI has no control... Feb 5, 2003

on rates applied by its members in case of subcontracting or an ITI member running an agency.


Giovanni


 

Parrot  Identity Verified
Spain
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It's alright, Giovanni Feb 6, 2003

The ITI has taken action on the matter.


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