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Is there one part of your job you feel you can't get any better at?
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Do you look at the ProZ.com Blue Board and/or other lists before working with a new client?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 29, 2005
Yes 86.5%
No 13.5%
635 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Have you earned a tested credential?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 28, 2005
Yes 35.0%
No, but I plan to 29.3%
No, and I don't see the need 21.1%
No convenient opportunity to get one 14.6%
563 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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In how many currencies do you invoice?
By Carl Sennett - featured on Jul 27, 2005
2 40.4%
1 28.2%
3 23.8%
More 7.6%
550 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you use a nickname in Proz.com? Are you male or female?
By Claudia Iglesias - featured on Jul 27, 2005
No / Female 46.2%
No / Male 26.5%
Yes / Female 18.5%
Yes / Male 8.8%
1026 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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What is your favorite feature of ProZ.com?
By two2tango - featured on Jul 23, 2005
KudoZ questions 35.4%
Jobs 22.4%
Forums 13.7%
Blue Board 13.4%
KudoZ glossaries 9.0%
Other 4.2%
Articles Knowledgebase 0.9%
Powwows 0.5%
GlossPost 0.2%
Hosting 0.2%
424 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you work on weekends?
By Cecilia Civetta - featured on Jul 22, 2005
Very often 40.0%
Sometimes 36.0%
Always 17.1%
Seldom 6.0%
Never 0.9%
645 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you have cat and/or dog and/or other pet(s)
By Vladimir Dubisskiy - featured on Jul 22, 2005
Yes 45.2%
No 26.8%
Circumstances don't allow 14.9%
I plan to 6.5%
Don't like pets 6.5%
723 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you have a third party proofread your translations before delivery?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 21, 2005
No, never 37.9%
Sometimes 35.9%
It depends 19.8%
Yes, always 6.5%
354 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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When are you at your best?
By Louise Dupont - featured on Jul 21, 2005
All day 47.2%
I work till 4 am 23.7%
All night 16.4%
I wake up at 4 am 12.8%
752 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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How many cases of non-payment have you experienced?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 19, 2005
1-3 53.0%
none 39.5%
3-5 4.8%
5-10 1.6%
over 10 1.0%
673 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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How many hours do you work per day?
By elzosim - featured on Jul 18, 2005
8-12 hrs 42.6%
4-8 hrs 36.3%
>12 hours 8.1%
<4 hrs 7.8%
Whenever I am awake. 5.2%
732 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you consider yourself a good translator?
By Evert DELOOF-SYS - featured on Jul 17, 2005
I'm good 50.9%
I'm excellent 25.6%
I do my best 22.0%
Not yet 1.6%
696 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you play sports or exercise?
By Harry Bornemann - featured on Jul 16, 2005
Several times a week 33.2%
No, never 19.3%
Once a week 18.7%
Once a month 10.3%
Once a year 10.2%
Each day 8.3%
758 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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How do you judge your rates in your dominant language pair?
By Csaba Ban - featured on Jul 14, 2005
Average 46.8%
Slightly below average 21.2%
Slightly above average 19.7%
Well above average 7.5%
Well below average 4.8%
624 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Where are you working from now?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 13, 2005
An office in my home 46.5%
My home (but not an office) 43.7%
An office (not in my home) 6.7%
I'm traveling 3.1%
774 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you ever miss a deadline?
By Nikki Graham - featured on Jul 13, 2005
No, never 56.4%
Rarely 35.6%
Sometimes 6.1%
Often 1.4%
Usually 0.3%
Always 0.3%
722 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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How many active clients do you have right now?
By Marion Schimmelpfennig - featured on Jul 12, 2005
3 - 5 37.8%
1 - 2 25.5%
6 - 10 22.7%
> 15 9.1%
11 - 15 4.8%
788 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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What do you do when offered more work than you can handle?
By two2tango - featured on Jul 11, 2005
Refuse the job 59.2%
Share the job and the risk at the same rate 15.5%
Subcontract at a lower rate, assuming the risk 15.0%
Other (please comment in the discuss forum) 10.3%
640 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you take your laptop with you on vacation?
By Monika Coulson - featured on Jul 9, 2005
Always 37.2%
Never 31.5%
Sometimes 31.3%
680 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you work for agencies or direct clients?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 8, 2005
Mainly translation agencies 37.5%
Both 35.1%
Only translation agencies 14.6%
Mainly direct clients 8.8%
Only direct clients 3.9%
746 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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What is your most common payment period?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 7, 2005
30 days net. 65.5%
60 days net. 20.1%
Upon receipt of translation. 5.9%
14 days (as per EU req) 5.1%
90 days net. 3.0%
More than 90 days net. 0.4%
825 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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In which field do you translate most frequently?
By two2tango - featured on Jul 6, 2005
Technical 38.3%
Legal 13.7%
Other 11.8%
Business / Financial 11.4%
Medical 8.8%
Marketing 8.8%
Social science 4.1%
Literary 2.4%
Natural science 0.8%
739 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you ever translate into a language that is not your native one?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 5, 2005
Yes, occasionally 41.9%
No, never 38.1%
Yes, often 20.0%
795 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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How many words do you translate per month?
By Claudia Iglesias - featured on Jul 4, 2005
20,000-40,000 30.1%
40,000-60,000 23.1%
> 60,000 17.5%
< 10,000 15.4%
10,000-20,000 13.9%
589 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Is translation your only source of income?
By Elías Sauza - featured on Jul 3, 2005
Yes - 100% freelance 58.9%
No - I do other work 32.5%
Yes - freelance + inhouse 5.0%
I am a student 2.1%
Yes - 100% inhouse 1.5%
754 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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How long did it take you to build your freelance career?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 2, 2005
1-2 yrs 29.2%
2-3 yrs 21.9%
< 1 yr 20.8%
3-5 yrs 12.8%
5+ yrs 10.8%
I am not a freelancer 4.5%
780 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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How have your average rates evolved in the last 12 months?
By two2tango - featured on Jun 30, 2005
They are about the same 57.6%
They have risen 34.2%
They have fallen 8.2%
748 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you ever quote without seeing the source?
By anonymous - featured on Jun 28, 2005
Yes, but I may modify my quote 31.3%
No 25.2%
Only for familiar clients 24.3%
Yes, and I stick to my quote 19.2%
683 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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What do you think of ProZ.com's new Articles Knowledgebase?
By anonymous - featured on Jun 27, 2005
Possibly useful 55.3%
It is excellent! 34.9%
Not for me 9.8%
559 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Do you think SDL's acquisition of Trados will be good for translators?
By anonymous - featured on Jun 23, 2005
Don't know 38.8%
No 30.6%
Yes 17.8%
It won't change anything 12.8%
304 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Which web browser do you use?
By anonymous - featured on Jun 22, 2005
Microsoft Internet Explorer 48.9%
Mozilla Firefox 34.2%
Other 10.1%
Opera 4.6%
Safari 2.2%
942 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Should ProZ.com run daily polls?
By anonymous - featured on Jun 20, 2005
No, run polls less frequently 68.6%
Yes 31.4%
No, don't run polls at all 0.0%
35 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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