As a German expat living in the United States, I am always looking for the most convenient and most economical way to visit my home country. About once a year, I make the trip across the Atlantic to visit family and to immerse myself into the local language and culture for a couple of weeks […]
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During her session on time management for freelancers at the 2013 Annual Conference of the Colorado Translators Association in Boulder, Corinne McKay pointed out that one of her secrets is to stop being a “150%er” about everything. “Pick something to be mediocre at,” she said, adding that for her, having a perfect house is no […]
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This past weekend, I attended the 3rd Annual Conference of the Colorado Translators Association. As usual, I ended up leaving with a head full of ideas on how to improve my translation business, my productivity, and my work/life balance. In the past, that’s usually where it ended. But in the spirit of making 2013 a […]
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