Marketing tips for translators - podcast
About This Show
Marketing tips for translators is a podcast featuring interviews with successful freelance translators on different marketing tools and strategies, plus solo shows with step by step instructions and tips for a successful freelance career and lifestyle for translators.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 144: Cooperation, Not Competition – Interview with Paula Hedley
6 days ago
You might already know that I am a big proponent of collaborating with your "competitors" instead of competing. In this episode, we talked about the benefits of collaborating with other translators. We also share different ways of collaborating, from very independently, to almost a joint-venture.
Important things covered in this episode:
Creating a joint collaboration venture.
Benefits of collaborating with a fellow translator.
Fears and doubts that freelance translators have about cooperation.
Things you should look for in a cooperation partner.
Important links mentioned in this episode:
Top Tips for Cooperation Between Translators
Trend Translations on Facebook
* Standing Up Revision Club
It is so true that cooperation is more powerful than competition. I also work with a small team of trusted Swedish translator. We translate or proofread each other’s text to provide the complete package to clients, plus cover for each other when on vacation. How about you? Do you also collaborate with your colleagues? If so, how and when? Share them in the comments section below. Paula and I would love to discuss different ways of collaborating.
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Rated 5 out of
A must-listen for any linguist or freelancer
Well considered questions and thoughtful responses, this is a very insightful show that brings something fresh and new to the translation community. I consider myself an experienced translator but have learnt something valuable from every episode so far. The perfect dose of inspiration on my morning walks.
Date published: 2014-02-24