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 169: 8 Ways to Revitalize Your Freelance Business
6 days ago
Have you ever felt like your business is stagnant, or you feel in a slump? I know I have. This is why I want to share 4 steps and 8 ideas with you today on how to revitalize your freelance career and business next time you feel like you are in a slump or in a famine period.
Important things mentioned in this episode:
How to maximize your business based on your current situation
Tips to increase productivity and profitability by increasing your costs
How to increase your profitability with self-care
8 strategies to plan something new for your business and increase work satisfaction and income
Important links mentioned in this episode:
11 Turnaround Strategies to Revitalize your Solo Business
Episode 42: How to Smooth Out the Feast and Famine Cycle for Freelance Translators
Episode 95: How to Best Manage Fluctuating Workloads and Rates - Interview with Marek Buchtel
Part of these tips come from a free handout from the international freelancer’s academy. The e-book is “11 Turnaround Ways to Revitalize Your Solo Business". These activities are great to implement when you feel like you are in a slump, or even when you are in a famine cycle. Pick one or two and go from there, and make sure you carve out time to take care of yourself. I know how important this is and I know I am more productive and creative when I take care of myself.
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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