10,768 registrants

ProZ.com 2015 virtual conference for International Translation Day

Sep 30, 2015



Presentation

Translators as entrepreneurs - how to be enterprising!

You must log in before you can access most features of this event.

Schedule:This session ended at 17:10
Description:Definition of an Entrepreneur Characteristics of an Entrepreneur; go - getter, ambitious, workaholic, chancer, risk taker Examples of famous entrepreneurs; Richard Branson, Bill Gates, Katie Price What translators and interpreters can learn from them: How to market ourselves How to position ourselves in the market place How to exploit opportunities How to take risks How to diversify if a particular market dries up How to turn failure around How to be in control of our working lives How to be winners
Language(s):English
Speakers:Sue Leschen
Sue Leschen is a lawyer – linguist, the Director of Avocate a niche market legal and commercial French language services company and also an independent trainer for language professionals in the areas of professional conduct, legal terminology. She is also a mentor for everything you need to know and do to set up and run a successful business.

Sue is a member of the Professional Conduct Committees of:
  • Institute of Translation and Interpreting
  • National Register of Public Service Interpreters
  • Regulatory Body for Sign Language Interpreters and Translators
  • National Registers of Communication Professionals working with Deaf and Deaf - Blind people.
She is also member of:
  • Chartered Institute of Linguists – Council (governing body)
  • Association of Police and Court Interpreters
  • International Association of Interpreters and Translators
Sue supports the need for qualified, experienced, security vetted , insured and professional interpreters and translators.

Sue Leschen

http://www.avocate.co.uk

You must log in before you can access most features of this event.

Stop by an exhibitor booth!

The following exhibitors are in their booths, ready to answer your questions.

Other sponsors
Fluency




Discuss this session









Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

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