Translations Podcasts

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100 PCT 027: Multiple Income Streams, Trust, Energy and Attitude with Jesse Tomlinson

I "met" Jesse a while back online and I've always been impressed with her energetic approach to getting things done. She certainly doesn't disappoint in the interview - it's packed full with fantastic content, great tips, and a go-get-it attitude! Just a bit of background - she is from Canada, currently lives and works in [...]

100 PCT 026: Blogging and Social Media with Catherine Christaki

Catherine is an industry expert. When it comes to combining Social Media, Blogging and Translating, she is right up there at the top of the tree. So, as you can imagine, I was very pleased when Catherine agreed to come on the show and share some of her expertise. She doesn't disappoint: this show is [...]

100 PCT 025: The Invisible Toolkit with Andrew Morris

Andrew Morris - translator, speaker, author and thinker - is on the show again to talk about the invisible toolkit, and the impact it can have on our work as translators. I was delighted to have Andrew on the show again - mainly because he provides so much great value for listeners.  He is clearly [...]

100 PCT 024: Lawyer-Linguist Suzanne Deliscar

What a great interview with Lawyer-Linguist Suzanne Deliscar! Suzanne shares some of her vast experience in this area and her enthusiasm really shines through. She is a dedicated professional and has achieved much success in her career so far, not only as a lawyer and and linguist, but also in helping others through her highly-regarded [...]

100 PCT 023: Entrepreneurial Journey with Marta Stelmaszak

Back to the interviews! I am going back to the interview format for at least the next few sessions, probably even more. These sessions are always very popular as they enable us to get into the minds of some of the most successful translators out there, and pick up a few tips along the way! [...]

100 PCT 022: How to Make Sure you Get Paid

Getting paid is important in all businesses! For freelance translators running their own businesses, it is paramount, and while 99% of business transactions flow smoothly, what should one do with those tricky situations? How can you deal with non-payers? Or those that delay and delay? In this episode, I deal with some of those issues. [...]

100 PCT 021: How to Project Manage other Translators

You might decide at some point to take on more work and have other translators work for you. It is not an easy decision - sure there can be some advantages, but there are disadvantages too. So have a listen to this episode, I share some of my experiences and hope to be able to [...]

100 PCT 020: Selling Translations Part 2 of 2

Part 2 of Selling Translations I hope this proves useful for both company owners and freelance translators. Please let me have your comments and questions! Thanks and all the best, Paul

100 PCT 019: Selling Translations Part 1 of 2

Selling translations is so important and this turned out to be a bigger topic than I had originally envisaged, hence the 2 episodes. Episode 2 will be released exactly 2 weeks after Episode 1, on 16th April 2015. Please let me have your answers to the question I pose at the end of the podcast [...]

100 PCT 018: How to tackle Big Translation Jobs

There are certain differences between carrying out a small translation and carrying out a big translation job. The difference in size and time it will take you lead to a few nuances that are well worth keeping in mind, and I discuss some of them in this audio. I thought I would share my thoughts [...]