Meeting clients at ProZ.com

Format: Webinar presentations
Free webinars
Topic: Business of Translation and Interpreting

Course summary
Start time:Jul 18, 2013 17:00 GMT     Add to calendar

Duration: 90 minutes. Check what time the course is running in your local time here.
Language:English
Summary:Learn how to apply ProZ.com winning strategies to get the most out of the site.


IMPORTANT: This session will not be recorded, but you can sign up for upcoming sessions or watch a video on "Getting the most out of your ProZ.com profile".
Description
Getting the most out of ProZ.com is easy, and the main approaches to meeting new clients are outlined in the ProZ.com winning strategies:

  1. Membership
  2. A strong, professional profile
  3. Collaboration and participation in term help
  4. Specialization
  5. Taking part in the Certified PRO Network

This webinar will show you how to apply the winning strategies, and includes a workshop portion, in which participants can receive customized help from a member of ProZ.com staff.
Target audience

  • Freelancers starting in the translation industry.
  • Experienced freelancers who want to expand their client database.
Learning objectives
In this workshop you will learn how to apply winning strategies to:

  • get the most out of ProZ.com.
  • meet clients.
Prerequisites
A ProZ.com profile, as attendees will be afforded the opportunity to receive live site guidance. (Yours is at http://www.proz.com/profile)
Program
Click to expand
  1. ProZ.com winning strategies: main approaches to meeting new clients.
    • Becoming a site member.
    • Building a strong, professional profile.
    • Term help collaboration and participation.
    • Specializing.
    • Forming part of the Certified PRO Network.

  2. Workshop on profile customization.
System requirements
Click to expand
Virtual platform system requirements

For PC-based Users:

• Internet Explorer® 7.0 or newer, Mozilla® Firefox® 3.0 or newer or Google™ Chrome™ 5.0 or newer (JavaScript™ and Java™ enabled)
• Windows® 8, 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server
• Cable modem, DSL, or better Internet connection
• Dual-core 2.4GHz CPU or faster with 2GB of RAM (recommended)

For Mac®-based Users:

• Safari™ 3.0 or newer, Firefox® 3.0 or newer or Google™ Chrome™ 5.0 or newer (JavaScript™ and Java™ enabled)
• Mac OS® X 10.5 – Leopard® or newer
• Intel processor (1GB of RAM or better recommended)
• Cable modem, DSL, or better Internet connection

To Use VoIP (microphone and speakers or headset):

• Fast Internet connection (384 kbps or more recommended)
• Speakers or headset (USB headset recommended)
• NOT required: Microphone - attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat.

Recommendations

• For the visual section of the training course, we recommend that you have a 64kbps link. This means using an ISDN line or Broadband. Wireless connection is NOT recommended.
• For the audio section of the training course, we recommend that you have a headset or speakers.
• We recommend that you log in 30 minutes in advance of the start time to prepare for the training course.

Courses will be open half an hour before the start time. Please login before the start time to ensure that everything on your system is working correctly.
Registration and payment information
Click to expand
The training is free. Once you register for the training you will see your status as "Registered and paid" which means you are all set for the training.
Trainer
 Maria Kopnitsky    View feedback | View all courses
Bio: As a ProZ.com member services associate and professional trainer, Maria Kopnitsky is committed to helping members get the most out of the site. Aside from conducting bi-weekly site guidance webinars, Maria also oversees the ProZ.com support center, manages the daily Translation News, and contributes to ProZ.com's official blog, the Translator T.O.
Comments about this course
Something went wrong...
Access to this topic may be restricted. Please login.


Course registration
To register for this free course, you must login to your ProZ.com account.

Do you have any questions about ProZ.com training?
Read the training FAQ »

Still need help? Submit a support request »

Would you like to share your thoughts about the ProZ.com training platform? Click here to discuss this feature in the forums »

Feedback on this course (5)
Extremely satisfied (5 out of 5)
Extremely satisfied (5 out of 5)
"Thanks for the very useful tips and also offering to review our profiles. I am in the process of imp..." Read more
Extremely satisfied (5 out of 5)
"A lot of good information about how to enhance your profile. "
Very satisfied (4 out of 5)
Very satisfied (4 out of 5)
Kring (X)Kring (X)

Attendees (83)
Rita Menezes
Registered
Alison Rodriguez
Registered
Adriana Baravalle
Registered
Gabriela E Ascencio Z
Registered
Carina Lucindo Borrego
Registered
Gaelle Treff (X)
Registered
Amonterde
Registered
Renata Lo Iacono
Registered
Tomasz Kościuczuk
Registered
Manuela De Gregorio
Registered
kriddl
Registered
Tomas Foltyn
Registered
Mercedes Sánchez-Marco
Registered
Kate Avdeeva
Registered
Juliana Lima
Registered
Mikhail Abramkin
Registered
Nicole Rodrigues
Registered
Andrey Romanenko
Registered
Giulia Tramonti
Registered
Constance de Crayencour
Registered
Dimitra Theofani
Registered
Weronika Gasperczyk
Registered
Francesco Cavallone
Registered
Kamal Mrabet
Registered
Adam Kiolle
Registered
ivana solc
Registered
Audrey Laporte
Registered
Monica Marino
Registered
Sara Osman
Registered
Ann Bayliss
Registered
transluton (X)
Registered
Mohammad Ali Omrani
Registered
Luximar Arenas Petty
Registered
Lucrina Stefanescu
Registered
Silvia Cavenaghi
Registered
Mitra Mousavi
Registered
Martina De Mattia
Registered
Vera K
Registered
Cris López
Registered
Mina Ahmadi
Registered
Jean-Rémy Émorine
Registered
IDI
Registered
mjesus87
Registered
Carol_22
Registered
Kevin Zhang
Registered
Mahdieh Kandoei
Registered
Paz González
Registered
Paolo V Tonini
Registered
Yetta J Bogarde
Registered
Andreea Andrei
Registered
Misae Lucasey
Registered
Caleb Zenitsky
Registered
Carole Salas
Registered
Joanna Mirek
Registered
Ayna Anisimova
Registered
alex suhoy
Registered
Chiara Costa
Registered
cmf33
Registered
Celia Cordón
Registered
ldelorenzo
Registered
Linda Holzgreve
Registered
Kseniia Iazikova
Registered
marianelagallo
Registered
Mara Marinoni
Registered
JoannaMarkow (X)
Registered
Christine Clay
Registered
E Adriaenssens
Registered
Junichiro Oh (X)
Registered
Hopy
Registered
Norazilinah Ingram
Registered
Allison Keating
Registered
Shamila (X)
Registered
Natursprache
Registered
Kring (X)
Registered
macgrab
Registered
Jan Chia
Registered
luisangelyrosa
Registered
Gabriela Lluy
Registered
GretchenNichols
Registered
Antonio Arizcun
Registered
Ronnie J Rigdon
Registered
Mariko Kageyama
Registered
Helle Gylling
Registered


All of ProZ.com
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search