With the boom of on-demand platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime, people all around the world have millions of titles at their hands. Translators and subtitlers have the important responsibility of rendering TV-shows and movies in their mother tongue – which doesn’t only imply a… Read More »Lost in translation? 5 TV-shows with altered Italian versions
August is coming to an end but it’s still Women in Translation month! Today I want to celebrate the hard work of all the women who struggle every day in this complicated industry. Freelancing is never easy, all the more when you work in an… Read More »5 facts about women in translation
Picture the scene – it’s 7:00 pm, your working day is over, you feel tired after all those hours in front of the monitor but still satisfied you’ve successfully accomplished another day. What do you do next? Until not long ago, I used to shut… Read More »Why is Pilates important in your working day?
This post may turn out a bit different than the others in my blog, but I want to talk about something that really struck me last week. As you may already know, Canadian e-commerce platform and tech giant Shopify decided to lay off about 10%… Read More »What I think of the Shopify case
I often see reels and videos of people showing off “what they do in a day” or “what they eat in a day”. The truth is, there is no standard for anybody. In fact, I guess not even translators have a standard routine in their… Read More »Don’t be afraid of setting your own rhythm!
If you are an aspiring freelance translator and want to step into the industry after graduation, you have a choice – either you decide to build up your portfolio of private clients or you can rely on translation agencies. The first option is definitely the… Read More »Translation Agencies vs. Freelancers – what’s the best choice?
Welcome back to my thoughts! Soo, it’s a beautiful Saturday morning – neither too hot, nor too cold – which is a relief for those like me who suffer terribly from the heat. Perfect day to pack your swimsuit and towel and lie down on… Read More »Dear freelance: it’s a marketing world