In case you have ever wondered what ‘boutique’ in the header of this website means I guess I owe a little explanation here. For years, I have… Read more “Why Go For a Boutique Translator”
Just a regular pissed translator’s rant. Deadline? Maximum an hour. Rate? A free test!? I’ve never heard of such a fancy thingy. Well, dear job poster, FUCK… Read more “Translator’s Rant”
The summer has finally arrived. For me, at least. The kids are gone for the summer. No need to take them to school and kindergarten in the… Read more “SUMMER FREELANCING”
I had a plan. In April. I wanted to rebrand myself. My website, my social accounts, my email, everything. I even drafted a bulleted list. With… Read more “THE GREAT PROCRASTINATOR; OR HOW NOT TO REBRAND YOURSELF”
Next time a client offers you a ridiculously low rate just keep in mind they may be doing it for your own GOOD.
Having cut down my time on social networks, I just might have arrived in the Land of Tomorrow today.
Why all the spam and unsolicited emails I receive start with Dear Tomas but emails from wanna-be clients always open with Hi, Hello or Dear translator?
He who pays peanuts gets bananas.