The Nine Mistakes Freelance Translators Should Avoid

Learn how to avoid the top mistakes and transform your business and do what matters for you

I have seen freelancers who have made us feel they were part of our team while some good translators by doing some of these mistakes sabotaged their relationship with us.
In this course, I will be sharing the mistakes that I have seen happening over and over again. You can easily avoid this mistakes and transform your business by building long lasting relationships with new clients as well as develop your existing ones. This will help you do what matters for you.

What you’ll learn

  • Pricing mistakes – factors to take into account when setting your prices.
  • Will you lose customers if you turn down jobs.
  • Should you have a specialist subject.
  • Benefits of belonging to a professional organisation.
  • Should you pay attention to a professional development.

Course Content

  • Heavily discounting your charges –> 1 lecture • 19min.
  • Being afraid to ask your customers questions –> 1 lecture • 11min.
  • Thinking you will lose your customer if you turn down a project –> 1 lecture • 9min.
  • Only getting in touch with your customer when you need work from them –> 1 lecture • 13min.
  • Thinking that you are the only translator your client should work with –> 1 lecture • 7min.
  • Not having a specialist subject –> 1 lecture • 14min.
  • Not collaborating and networking with your fellow translators –> 1 lecture • 9min.
  • Not belonging to a professional organization –> 1 lecture • 7min.
  • Not continuing your professional development –> 1 lecture • 12min.

The Nine Mistakes Freelance Translators Should Avoid

Requirements

  • None.

I have seen freelancers who have made us feel they were part of our team while some good translators by doing some of these mistakes sabotaged their relationship with us.

In this course, I will be sharing the mistakes that I have seen happening over and over again. You can easily avoid this mistakes and transform your business by building long lasting relationships with new clients as well as develop your existing ones. This will help you do what matters for you.