A question I’m asked several times a week. That’s why I keep several ready-to-use answers up my sleeve: – An interpreter works as a self-employed professional; he or she pays both company taxes and employee taxes which means that half his or her income is allocated toRead more
Archives: How does it work?
On the “How much does it cost?” page , I make reference to a method used by several agencies to lower their productions costs: using junior, less expensive, translators and then having translations proofread by senior translators. I do not approve of this method – not only doesRead more
Often clients ask me if I have translations “proofread” by a second linguist. In fact, they mean “edited” which involves comparing the source and target texts step by step to ensure that the original has been correctly understood by the translator and to check that there have beenRead more