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ProZ.com Newsletter: August 2018

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(1) Nominate your favorites in translation and interpreting
(2) Translation contest winners to be announced on Monday
(3) Improvements made to the invoicing tool
(4) How will you be celebrating International Translation Day?
(5) Oh, I thought you were a native speaker...
(6) Translator group buying means big discounts for participants
(7) Upcoming powwows


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(1) Nominate your favorite translation and interpreting people and resources
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The 6th edition of the ProZ.com community choice awards has begun, and you can now nominate your favorite people and resources in various categories for both translation and interpreting.

The Community choice awards are designed to help publicly recognize language professionals who are active, influential, or otherwise outstanding in different media throughout the industry. Nominees and winners are determined entirely by the ProZ.com community.

https://www.proz.com/community-choice-awards

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(2) Translation contest winners to be announced on Monday
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The translation contest "The Sounds of Silence" has come to a close. Thank you to everyone who submitted an entry, those who rated entries, and a big thank you to the voters who helped defined the winners! Contest winners are scheduled to be announced this coming Monday the 27th, in the contest forum: https://www.proz.com/forum/439

Voting is still on in the translation contest "La sociedad transparente": https://www.proz.com/translation-contests/46 . If you can help select the finalists and winners there, your participation will be appreciated.

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(3) Improvements made to the invoicing tool
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A number of small improvements have been made to the ProZ.com invoicing tool, based on requests from members.

* The invoicing tool is now easier to use on mobile devices, with a modernized look and feel.
* All world currencies are now supported, and exchange rates are updated automatically.
* Clients can now pay invoices online using ProZ Pay or PayPal.
* Financial reports contain more information, and key reports can be exported to spreadsheets for offline use.
* Many bugs have been fixed.
* Many other small features requested over the years have been implemented.

To date, more than 12,000 language professionals have used the ProZ.com invoicing tool. If you have not given it a test drive yet, check it out and see if it meets your invoicing needs.

https://go.proz.com/blog/improvements-to-the-proz.com-invoicing-tool

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(4) Celebrate International Translation Day with free content from experts
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Save the dates! This year, ProZ.com's annual International Translation Day celebration will be held on September 25th and 26th. Join thousands of other language professionals worldwide for two days of free online sessions with live Q&A, panel discussions, focus groups, networking opportunities, and a chance to earn up to 10 Continuing Education (CE)/Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points, plus some great deals on software via Translator Group Buy.

No registration is required, and you can watch and participate from any ProZ.com page, via your ProZ.com Mobile app, or from Facebook, Twitter, and Periscope, wherever you happen to be.

View the full program, download calendar reminders and set browser notifications for specific sessions:

https://www.proz.com/tv/ITD2018

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(5) Have you ever been mistaken for a native speaker of your second or third language?
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A recent poll asked translators to share if they have ever been mistaken for a native speaker of their second (or third, or fourth...) language. Can you pass as a native speaker, at least for a while or sometimes? See what others had to say and add your input to the discussion:

https://www.proz.com/topic/327946

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Join the Translator Group Buy at http://www.proz.com/tgb/1129
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(6) If you are on the market for translator software, group buying is the way to go
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There is strength in numbers! Translator Group Buys (TGBs) provide the opportunity for translators to purchase CAT tools and other software together. This leads to the lowest software prices in the industry, and big savings for you if you participate.

If you are currently on the market for software, be sure to check out the current and upcoming TGB campaigns:

http://www.proz.com/tgb/

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(7) Upcoming powwows: Ukraine, China, Italy, France
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September
15: Zaporizhzhia, Ukraine (11) http://proz.com/powwow/6689
18: Beijing, China (4) http://proz.com/powwow/6664
29: Firenze, Italy (16) http://proz.com/powwow/6676

October
1: Strasbourg, France (8) http://proz.com/powwow/6709

Full list of powwows (including those after Aug: http://www.proz.com/?sp=event/powwow_board&r_id=617


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Thanks for reading. I hope to "see" you at the International Translation Day events on September 25th and 26th!

Happy translating,

Jared
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