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Are you thinking of making the freelance to in-house shift?

Are you thinking of making the freelance to in-house shift?

Delfina Morganti Hernández Delfina Morganti Hernández
A few weeks ago, a freelance translator colleague told me a new agency client from overseas had recently made him a temp
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Why a Dutch translation pays off

Why a Dutch translation pays off

Pieter Beens Pieter Beens
The Netherlands is only a small country on the world map, having an area of about 41,500 square kilometres and among the
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Five trends that defined the translation industry in 2017

Five trends that defined the translation industry in 2017

Pieter Beens Pieter Beens
The year is almost over, time to reflect on what happened in the translation industry in 2017. While the general trend o
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Why bulk discounts won't work in the translation industry

Why bulk discounts won't work in the translation industry

Pieter Beens Pieter Beens
Bulk discounts are a powerful way for companies to sell more of their products – often while still maintaining a fair
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Musings on rates: Per word, per line or per hour?

Musings on rates: Per word, per line or per hour?

Christopher Köbel Christopher Köbel
We, the language industry, have a funny habit: Despite offering a service, we usually do not charge hourly rates like al
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The Game Translator—Multiple Personality Order

The Game Translator—Multiple Personality Order

Marianna Sacra Marianna Sacra
There are countless possible settings in which to place the action in a video game. It could take place in C
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