September 5: Working Mothers’ Day

Back in 1982, President Ronald Reagan designated September 5 as Working Mothers’ Day, calling upon “families, individual citizens, labor and civic organizations, the media, and the business community to acknowledge […]

There’s a New Phenomenon among Freelance Translators on LinkedIn

Like every professional, I use LinkedIn to make professional connections and hunt for new business opportunities. What I have recently noticed is that many translators, mostly freelancers, try to trick […]

Take a Dip! The Sounds of Summertime Splashing in 10 Languages

Ah, I missed this kind of posts, didn’t you? I got more of these coming in the future, but since the beach season is finally upon us, I figured it […]

A Story on what makes a Successful Interpreter

One of my LinkedIn contacts once shared the following story and it really resonated with me, as I do a lot of interpretation work while I hold a BA in […]

5 Facts Most Clients don’t know about Proofreading

Often times, some of my clients contact me to proofread their documents. What the majority of them do is that they actually only send the target text and ask me […]