TransTips

Tips on translation, freelancing, and other interesting subjects.

TransTips: 5 Tips to stay Fit with a Desk Job

Having a desk job is the unhealthiest job ever. Sitting at a desk for 8 hours a day can be deadly, as it forces you to be inactive most of […]

The Reasons why a Copywriter should Never take Free Tests

I’m well-known for refusing to take free tests. The last time I blogged about this subject, all hell broke loose. In our highly competitive market, I can understand why. However, […]

#TransTip: The Professional Way of Emailing your Resume to Potential Employers

This blog post was long overdue. In fact, I don’t even know why it took me so long to write it. During the 8 years since establishing my business in […]

TransTip: If you want to be a Professional, don’t take it Personal

It seems that my post about free translation tests got a little someone a little (or maybe very) angry. When I write a blog post, and when I participate in […]

#ShopSmart: 6 Grocery Shopping Tips to Lead a Healthier Lifestyle

I decided to have a lifestyle change back in 2013 and the first thing I considered was changing my grocery shopping habits. The following are the essential things to change […]

On the Never Ending Debate Regarding Translation Rates in Lebanon

Let me start by stating the facts: 1- Lebanon is a highly proficient trilingual country. 2- Many translators graduate each year to find themselves struggling to make a good buck […]

#TransTips: Common Office Aches and Pains and how to ease them

Yeah yeah, you probably heard or read that a zillion times by now. The life of a translator – or any other office employee for that matter – is not […]