Quality Assurance for Translators - increase business and translation quality

Format: Videos
Topic: Translation quality assurance

Course summary
Availability:This training is available on-demand

Quality for linguists can be divided into administrative quality, linguistic quality, business quality and cultural quality. This session provides tips for all four areas, before, during and after a translation project, plus tips on tools to facilitate quality assurance.
Language:English
Summary: Duration: 30 minutes After you purchase access click here to watch the video.
Description
How to increase perceived and real quality of your work as a freelance translator
This session will discuss how you can achieve quality in all four areas, and ensure quality before, during and after a translation project. Tools to facilitate quality assurance will also be introduced.
Target audience
New and experienced translators who wish to improve quality in their business.
Learning objectives
Goals for this webinar:
- Know what quality is for your customer
- The different aspects of quality that a translator must consider
- How to increase your translation and business quality
- Learn about some tools for quality assurance in translation
Prerequisites
Translation experience for real clients (agencies or companies)
Familiarity in using CAT-tools, Internet and Computer software
Program
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- What is quality assurance for translators
- How clients perceive quality
- Administrative quality (routines for handling translation projects)
- Linguistic quality (expertise, reference material, tools, proofreading)
- Business quality (understanding fulfilling customer’s needs
- Cultural quality (familiarity with source and target culture)
- Tools for quality assurance (software)
- Maintaining quality in the long term (continuing education)
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Registration and payment information
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Price: 15.00 USD

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Trainer
 Tess Whitty    View feedback | View all courses
Bio: Tess Whitty has been a successful freelance translator and entrepreneur for over 10 years and owns the company Swedish Translation Services. Her educational and professional background is in marketing and she is passionate about sharing her knowledge with other freelancers in the form of presentations, training, mentoring and consulting. She is also the author of the book “Marketing Cookbook for Translators”, with easy to follow “recipes” for marketing your translation services and achieving a successful freelance lifestyle, and the award winning podcast “Marketing Tips for Translators”. For more information, and to connect, go to www.swedishtranslationservices.com or www.marketingtipsfortranslators.com.
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