So, what does a translator do exactly?

If you are a translator, chances are you’ve been already asked this question several times.

If you personally know a translator, chances are you’ve often wondered what do they do all day long.

If you’ve ever hired a translator, chances are you’ve asked yourself what the heck were they doing with your texts and why did it take so long to translate them and how did they come up with that price. Continue reading

My meaningful business

I’ve always loved the idea that working by myself and for myself also enables me to build a meaningful business.

This does not necessarily means taking striking actions to make the world a better place as suggested in this article:

Working hard is essential, but entrepreneurs also have a unique opportunity to make the world a better place in the process.

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5 things that make my freelance day happier

Of course, I do love translating and running my freelance business, but one of the main reasons why I’ve chosen this life is certainly the freedom a freelancing activity ensures. The ability to chose the people to work with, my business hours and my schedule is priceless and so invaluable that I’m beyond grateful for it.

This also gives me the chance to enrich my working days with a few “happy things” that help me reach the end of the day with a smile, no matter how hard my tasks at hand were. A few examples? Here we go! Continue reading