Interview #2 with a translator with 15+ years of experience

Hello yet again! In this week’s post I am going to present you with another interview that I promised some time ago. My studies at the University of Leeds (which have eventually come to an end) had a fantastic bonus associated with them: I met a translator with lots of …

Is Translation Creative?

Recently I had a fantastic opportunity to talk with Marta Stelmaszak about becoming a translator and my views on the translation industry. One of the questions she asked me has stuck and I decided to expand here a little bit on my answer to it: is translation creative? I say a resounding …

10 Reasons Why to Become a Language Professional

Whilst knowing two or more languages is not a good enough reason to become a translator (or a language professional of any description) on its own, I decided to come up with a little list of what made me choose this particular profession. It may not be extensive – please feel …