Be Special: Standing Out in the Language Services Industry

Format: Webinar presentations
Topic: Getting established in the translation industry

Course summary
Start time:Jun 1, 2010 16:00 GMT     Add to calendar

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Summary:Become known! Brand yourself as the go-to person. Like any other industry, there is a lot of competition but there is still a lot of work, enough to go around. We are all unique, show who you are and let your clients love you!
The "Be Special" course is taught by a lawyer-linguist who has combined her unique qualities to build her translation business. The following topics will be discussed:
1. Why Be Special?
2. Discovering your Special Qualities
3. Your Marketing Materials - Make Sure They Remember You
4. How to Build Your Special Personal Brand through Social Media
5. Your 30 Second Informercial Makes You Special
6. How to Respond to the Question: "You Do This AND That?"
7. Becoming Unique Through Your Work and Areas of Expertise
At the end of this course, language professionals should be able to understand the basics of how to become memorable in the eyes of their clients and colleagues.
Learning objectives
This course is approved for one (1) American Translators Association Continuing Education point.
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 Suzanne Deliscar    View feedback | View all courses
Bio: Suzanne Deliscar is both a lawyer and a Spanish and French to English translator. A graduate of McMaster University with a Combined Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Latin American Studies, and a minor in Science, Technology and Public Policy in 2000, Ms. Deliscar went on to obtain a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Windsor Faculty of Law in 2003. Ms. Deliscar was called to the Bar of the Province of Ontario in 2004 and has been actively practicing law on a full-time basis since that time. As a lawyer-linguist, Suzanne focuses on official document and legal translation, and also trains fellow language professionals in the areas of marketing and legal translation.
General discussions on this training

Be Special: Standing Out in the Language Services Industry

Katia Perry Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:42
Member (2007)
English to Portuguese
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Suzanne delivers what she promisesMar 8, 2011

the course is well structured and informative. It helped me to see the value of my multidisciplinar professional formation for the translation industry with new eyes.
I am satisfied.


Silvia Barra (X) Identity Verified
Local time: 18:42
English to Italian
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Many useful hintsMar 12, 2011

Suzanne offers an interesting course, with many useful hints and suggestions.
Her training is clear and well structured.
I'm very satisfied


Suzanne Deliscar Identity Verified
Local time: 12:42
Member (2009)
Spanish to English
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Thank You Mar 13, 2011

Perry and Silvia,

Thank you for your comments. Can you please copy your comments to the course/trainer feedback link found here: ?

Many thanks again,

Suzanne Deliscar


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