Free E-Book: The Translator Diaries

We are delighted to announce that our colleague Lloyd Bingham, a senior in-house translator in the UK, has put together a nifty free e-book that's just recently become available. It's a collection of great insight for beginning translators, gathered from many fantastic contributors, and we really like the format. It's divided into easy-to-read chunks, it's quite informative, and the lay-out is visually appealing.

The short chapters are also quite clever, as they focus on ever-important topics such as finding clients, determining your specialization, whether you should get a master's degree in translation, etc. It's refreshing to read short, to-the-point quotes from both industry leaders and younger translators: a great resource indeed. Well done, Lloyd!

The e-book is free and you can either read it online or download it to your computer from here: http://www.lloydbingham.co.uk/p/e-book.html




3 comments:

Daniela Viljoen on October 8, 2013 at 7:58 PM said...

Thank you Judy and Dagmar! I really enjoyed reading this e-book! It's comforting to read so many comments from those who've gone through what I am going through now!

Anna Maria Smith on October 10, 2013 at 3:04 AM said...

very nice article

Judy Jenner and Dagmar Jenner on October 10, 2013 at 11:35 AM said...

@Daniela: Our pleasure! Thanks for reading and commenting. And yes, we would have wished something like this existed when we started out many moons ago. :)

@Anna Maria: Thank you very much.

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