Member since Nov '12

Working languages:
English to German

Elke Schwalm
English to German translator

Local time: 00:18 EST (GMT-5)

Native in: German Native in German
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Nov 19, 2020 (posted via ProZ.com):  Just finished writing German language online training material for Berlitz. Open for new jobs now! ...more »
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Affiliations This person is not affiliated with any business or Blue Board record at ProZ.com.
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Subtitling, Transcription, Training
Expertise
Specializes in:
Advertising / Public RelationsArchitecture
Art, Arts & Crafts, PaintingBotany
Poetry & LiteratureCinema, Film, TV, Drama
Cooking / CulinaryCosmetics, Beauty
Environment & EcologyHistory

KudoZ activity (PRO) Questions asked: 1
Payment methods accepted Money order, Check, PayPal | Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Translation education Master's degree - Philipps-University Marburg
Experience Years of experience: 17. Registered at ProZ.com: Oct 2012. Became a member: Nov 2012.
Credentials German (Philipps-University Marburg, verified)
English (Philipps-University Marburg, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Word
Website http://www.xing.com/profile/Elke_Schwalm
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Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Learn more about translation / improve my skills
  • Learn more about additional services I can provide my clients
  • Learn more about the business side of freelancing
  • Stay up to date on what is happening in the language industry
  • Help or teach others with what I have learned over the years
  • Buy or learn new work-related software
  • Improve my productivity
Bio
I have a Master's degree in English and German Literature and Media Science (Film Analysis). Since 2011 I have been living in Toronto and I am working as a freelancer in translating and interpreting, also I am writing kid's books. I have gained experience in translating topics around online gambling, casino, technical brochures, legal terms and conditions, as well as medical questionnaires. Before, I have worked for several German TV-shows, both as writer and researcher. This included achieving profound knowledge in the most different fields very quickly. Also, I did international email correspondence with renown scientists to get expertise about their special topics. Besides, I have written six non-fiction children's books about various subjects including science, biology, sports, lifestyle, religion and mysteries. I love language and feel at home in both languages, English and German.

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http://www.proz.com/profile/1670036
https://www.xing.com/profile/Elke_Schwalm
https://ca.linkedin.com/pub/elke-schwalm/67/160/25

A link to books that I have (co-) written

http://www.amazon.de/B%C3%BCcher-Elke-
Schwalm/s?ie=UTF8&page=1&rh=n%3A186606%2Cp_27%3AElke%20Schwalm
Keywords: english, german, literature, theatre, media, culture, lifestyle, medicine, nutrition, nature, biology, science, architecture, museum, anthropology, europe


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Nov 19, 2020



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