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The Business Side to Becoming a Successful Translator

Learn the Necessary Tools to Begin, Enhance and Achieve a Successful Career in the Translation Industry
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 37m
Language: English
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This course is intended for anyone interested in a career as a professional freelance translator. Whether you are brand new to the field or have already been working in the field, this course offers you valuable insights into how to set up your translation business, get (and keep!) clients, how to handle your deliverables and set you on the course for becoming a successful translator! Welcome to your course! Now, let’s get started!

You will learn

✓ 1. Establish your business entity as a translator
✓ 2. Find a good editor in the translation field
✓ 3. Know the differences between translation, editing and proofreading
✓ 4. Know the pre-requisities needed to become a successful translator
✓ 5. Be familiar with best accounting practices for translators
✓ 6. Network effectively within the translation industry / translator organizations
✓ 7. Know the software and hardware needed to make you as efficient as possible
✓ 8. Become familiar with resources that will help your translation business grow
✓ 9. Become familiar with CAT Tools for translation


• This course is intended for freelancers, consultants and those wishing to learn more about becoming a professional translator.
• You should be able to use a PC at the beginner level and have access to audio and video.

This course is for

• Those seeking to become successful translators
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 37m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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