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What do you do when a casual acquaintance tells you they can translate and wants to work with you?
By Edward Potter - featured on Jan 31
Tell them to send you a resume. 33.8%
Ask interview type questions. 28.0%
Give them a flat out no. 25.2%
Give them work. 6.6%
Ask for their business card. 6.4%
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Has translation/interpretation changed your social life?
By anonymous - featured on Jan 23, 2007
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Would you like to have fun taking part in a ProZ.com's translation contest?
By María Florencia Vita - featured on Jan 22, 2007
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How often do you look for new clients?
By Anne-Virginie Lerat - featured on Jan 19, 2007
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What do you mostly do during mini-breaks while at your desk (not including eating/drinking)?
By Gillian Scheibelein - featured on Jan 18, 2007
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How do your clients mostly contact you?
By Elisabete Cunha - featured on Jan 17, 2007
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Could you work without a computer?
By anonymous - featured on Jan 16, 2007
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Do you check your email when you are out of the office?
By Rebecca Hendry - featured on Jan 15, 2007
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Do you ask for purchase orders before proceeding to jobs?
By Erika Cenefels (X) - featured on Jan 14, 2007
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Have you ever heard of a translator being sued for professional reasons?
By Karin Usher - featured on Jan 13, 2007
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Would mobile internet be a solution for you?
By Wolfgang Jörissen - featured on Jan 11, 2007
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Would you accept a job beneath your rate?
By Alfredo Fernández Martínez - featured on Jan 10, 2007
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Are you a full-time translator/interpreter?
By Elisabete Cunha - featured on Jan 9, 2007
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How often do you raise your rates?
By Dimitra Karamperi - featured on Jan 8, 2007
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What is the single most important factor in working with an agency?
By Mike Hunter - featured on Jan 8, 2007
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What do you do first thing in the morning?
By Inga Jakobi - featured on Jan 5, 2007
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How much extra do you charge direct clients (opposed to the normal fee you charge agencies)?
By Irene Elmerot - featured on Jan 4, 2007
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What do you like to hear while translating?
By Luis M. Cuerdo Galarraga - featured on Jan 3, 2007
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Where did you acquire your language skills?
By SMLS - featured on Jan 2, 2007
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Do you regard other translators in your language pair as your:
By Henrik Pipoyan - featured on Dec 31, 2006
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Have you suffered from back aches because of your work as a translator?
By Elizabeth Sánchez León - featured on Dec 29, 2006
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When you read for leisure, do you mostly read in your native language or in one of your working lang
By Domenica Grangiotti - featured on Dec 28, 2006
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Do you use a specific software to write invoices?
By Emmanuelle Riffault - featured on Dec 27, 2006
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Would you work on New Years's Eve?
By Rafael Molina Pulgar - featured on Dec 26, 2006
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What time do you usually start work?
By Rebecca Hendry - featured on Dec 23, 2006
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Which is your favorite ProZ.com's feature?
By anonymous - featured on Dec 22, 2006
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Do you solve translation / interpretation problems in your dreams?
By Rafael Molina Pulgar - featured on Dec 21, 2006
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When you translate, do you first write a draft?
By Cristina Heraud-van Tol - featured on Dec 20, 2006
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Will next year be better or worse for your business?
By Rafael Molina Pulgar - featured on Dec 19, 2006
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Can you remember the Chinese word for lepidoptery but not your mother's phone number?
By Maria Eugenia Farre - featured on Dec 17, 2006
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Do you meet up regularly with other fellow colleagues?
By peiling - featured on Dec 16, 2006
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Are you planning a career change in the next year?
By anonymous - featured on Dec 14, 2006
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Does the content of the translations change you in any way?
By Astrid Elke Witte - featured on Dec 12, 2006
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Would you be ready to share your TMs?
By Vito Smolej - featured on Dec 10, 2006
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During December, does your workload usually:
By Helena Genel - featured on Dec 7, 2006
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Which should be added to the [LINK=http://www.proz.com/quick_profile]Profile Updater[/LINK]?
By anonymous - featured on Dec 6, 2006
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Do you have your own webpage?
By Paula Gayol - featured on Dec 5, 2006
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Do you ever lie to your client that your team is supported by particular specialist team?
By Portalkata - featured on Dec 4, 2006
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Any regrets in becoming a translator?
By Kaliamma Ponnan - featured on Dec 3, 2006
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On what continent do you reside?
By Cecilia Falk - featured on Nov 29, 2006
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Roughly, what percentage of work volume you receive is related to your area of specialization?
By Pundora - featured on Nov 28, 2006
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Are you superstitious?
By Marion Schimmelpfennig - featured on Nov 26, 2006
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What is your favorite time of the day to work?
By Gabriella Ambs-Wettstein - featured on Nov 24, 2006
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Do you provide a discount for early payment?
By Özden Arıkan - featured on Nov 23, 2006
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On average, on which day do you receive the most job offers?
By Stephen Rifkind - featured on Nov 21, 2006
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How many books do you read per month?
By Portalkata - featured on Nov 20, 2006
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Do you ask for a higher fee for translations of internet sites?
By ilker ingiz - featured on Nov 17, 2006
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Which Translation Memory System do you like best?
By Marinus Vesseur - featured on Nov 16, 2006
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As a freelancer, do you have insurance coverage?
By Shanie Ste-Marie - featured on Nov 15, 2006
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Which one is your main service?
By M. Laut - featured on Nov 14, 2006
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Did you study at a university to become a translator?
By Leanne Evans - featured on Nov 12, 2006
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