How to Become a Freelance Translator: Part III

[kc_row][kc_column][kc_column_text _id=”294590″] 7 Important Skills Every Translator Should Have I live in a country where hundreds of translators simply don’t work as such. It sounds weird, but it’s true. Here’s the thing: we learn plenty about how to read texts in one language and come up with a great version in another. We learn little […]

How to Become a Freelance Translator: Part II

[kc_row][kc_column][kc_column_text _id=”681408″] Getting Experience Not so long ago, I wrote on LinkedIn that, as students, we relied on our university to learn all there was to know about becoming professional translators. Yet, our university failed us. Guess what? Everyone agreed! But this is especially true in Argentina. Professors barely address the issue of how to […]

How to Become a Freelance Translator: Part I

[kc_row][kc_column][kc_column_text _id=”750692″] The Entrepreneurial Journey I started out working in-house three days after sitting for my last final exam. I felt so lucky! I was doing what I loved and that was good enough for me. Imagine my surprise when, almost two years later, the whole office closed! I was two-months pregnant so that wasn’t […]