Freelancing
August 13, 2012

Getting found in Google searches for professional translators

Jost Zetzsche publishes the monthly Tool Box newsletter for the translation industry. In his latest newsletter he discussed machine translation and Google Translate. What I found […]
August 5, 2012

The Swedish vacation and the power of taking an extended vacation

  Some of you might already know that the Scandinavian people, and even people in most of Europe, take an extended vacation during the summer. This […]
June 13, 2012

Taking advantage of the “free” in freelance – Going on a sabbatical year

Corinne McKay and Eve Bodeux with Speaking of Translation, asked me to write some about my sabbatical in Sweden. To sum it up, taking a year […]
May 17, 2012

The fear of working for American translation agencies

During the Swedish Association of Professional Translators annual conference I made an interesting observation. While discussing to several Nordic translators they voiced their apprehension for working […]