NDA: to sign or not to sign? Who is this webinar for? This is an online interactive workshop for all those freelancers whose clients ask them to sign Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs). Why do you need to attend this webinar? Most of us get asked by our clients to sign a non-disclosure agreement to protect their […]
Self-branding as a key to success What is unique about the services that you provide to your clients? How do you want to be seen by those who may wish to use your services? What is important to you in your work? In short, what is your self-brand? According to Forbes magazine, self-branding is one
Setting up as a Remote Interpreter Let’s demystify the move from a local interpreter to becoming a global interpreter through the use of technology. In his presentation Muhamed Durmic will cover the following topics: the steps that interpreters need to take to move to remote work, the equipment and technology that can be used, how
Tricks & hacks for working online: lessons learned in the pandemic In the past couple of years, due to movement restrictions, the whole planet was forced to go online, and the interpreters with it. We had to adjust, and fast, learning the tricks of the trade on our way. We were scared, stressed out and
The Basics of Acting for Interpreters Remote interpreters must convey content, subcontext, human behaviour and emotions. Claudia Brauer proposes Stanivslasky’s Method Acting to develop your acting skills, empathy, and identification with “the other” to understand their influencing emotions. Acting “as” the other – “in the place” of him/her – is the foundation to successfully navigating
Diverse approaches to medical interpreting: lessons for all interpreters As interpreters expand their work reach from the local to global, they need to become aware of diverse approaches to interpreting that exist in various countries. This diversity is particularly visible in medical interpreting. An interpreter who is trained, for instance, in Australia, but is planning to provide OPI services in
Description For all of us, stress is just part of our lives that we can hardly avoid. However, too much stress can be very damaging to our health and wellbeing, and it is very important that we learn to manage our own stress levels if we want to achieve success. Who is this course for?