About ProZ.com quick polls

ProZ.com quick polls provide a quick, convenient (and unscientific!) way for translators to exchange opinions. To learn more, read the Poll FAQ »

As a site visitor, you can see the current and archived polls results. To be able to vote and discuss, please [log in] or [sign up] to ProZ.com.

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. 34.0%
Ask interview type questions. 27.8%
Give them a flat out no. 25.2%
Give them work. 6.5%
Ask for their business card. 6.5%
2253 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (59)] [View this poll]


 
 

Archived polls

5121 polls, displaying 5001 through 5050 Առաջինը   Նախորդը 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 Հաջորդը   Վերջինը
Do you feel that your work is worth more than you actually charge?
By anonymous - featured on Oct 27, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (5)] [View this poll]

How much has being a certified translator / interpreter helped you in your career?
By Kim Metzger - featured on Oct 26, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (8)] [View this poll]

How much has being a member of an association of translators helped you in your career?
By Harry Hermawan - featured on Oct 25, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum] [View this poll]

Should there be a ProZ.com forum dedicated to English syntax, grammar, etc.?
By Marcus Malabad - featured on Oct 24, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (8)] [View this poll]

If you have ever not been paid for a translation delivered, have you taken legal action?
By anonymous - featured on Oct 23, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (6)] [View this poll]

If you start working on a job and the client withdraws it, do you charge for the work you have done?
By Muriel Vasconcellos - featured on Oct 21, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (4)] [View this poll]

Do you request a Purchase Order for your jobs?
By Paulo Celestino Guimaraes - featured on Oct 20, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (4)] [View this poll]

Do you desert clients when you find better rates with new ones?
By Elías Sauza - featured on Oct 19, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (10)] [View this poll]

How has using ProZ.com affected your income?
By anonymous - featured on Oct 18, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (10)] [View this poll]

What is the primary reason you became a translator?
By Ramona Ali - featured on Oct 17, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (14)] [View this poll]

Have you ever refused a translation assignment on moral grounds?
By Zsanett Rozendaal-Pandur - featured on Oct 16, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (7)] [View this poll]

What is your most important resource while translating?
By anonymous - featured on Oct 15, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (14)] [View this poll]

Have you heard of Translators4Kids?
By Marion Schimmelpfennig - featured on Oct 14, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (6)] [View this poll]

What is the main reason you do NOT plan to come to Krakow for the 3rd ProZ.com conference?
By Csaba Ban - featured on Oct 13, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (19)] [View this poll]

Do/would you deliver translation memories to your clients along with your translations?
By Mariana Moreira - featured on Oct 12, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (3)] [View this poll]

On a monthly basis, what % of your work is recurrent (i.e. projects definitely planned every month)?
By Alexa Dubreuil - featured on Oct 11, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum] [View this poll]

Would you be interested in mentoring a new member on the site?
By Patrick Dotterer - featured on Oct 10, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (9)] [View this poll]

When you need help with ProZ.com, where do you go first?
By Patrick Dotterer - featured on Oct 9, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (6)] [View this poll]

Have you advertised in the local telephone directory?
By Stephen Rifkind - featured on Oct 8, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (3)] [View this poll]

Do you use the hosting space, and email service, that comes free with ProZ.com platinum membership?
By anonymous - featured on Oct 7, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (5)] [View this poll]

Is Kofi Annan a native speaker of English?
By anonymous - featured on Oct 6, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (15)] [View this poll]

Is Arnold Schwarzenegger a native speaker of English?
By anonymous - featured on Oct 5, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (32)] [View this poll]

Do you ever charge by the character?
By María Eugenia Wachtendorff - featured on Oct 5, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (8)] [View this poll]

How busy are you this year, compared to last?
By anonymous - featured on Oct 4, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum] [View this poll]

If you own a CAT, was it worth the investment?
By Mihai Badea (X) - featured on Oct 4, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (3)] [View this poll]

In how many broad fields of expertise (as defined by ProZ.com) do you actually translate?
By Dan Marasescu - featured on Oct 3, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum] [View this poll]

Do you currently belong to an association of translators or interpreters?
By anonymous - featured on Oct 2, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (1)] [View this poll]

On what percentage of your work do you use CAT tools?
By Walter Landesman - featured on Oct 1, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (27)] [View this poll]

What do you worry most about in your work?
By Channa Montijn - featured on Sep 30, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (8)] [View this poll]

When would you apply a volume-related discount to your rates?
By Gerardo Comino - featured on Sep 29, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (10)] [View this poll]

During which period do you get the most work?
By Julio Torres - featured on Sep 28, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (13)] [View this poll]

Do you handle 100% TM matches for free? (TM provided by the client.)
By Katalin Horváth McClure - featured on Sep 27, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (8)] [View this poll]

As a freelancer working fromhome, what do you find most difficult to deal with?
By Roberta Anderson - featured on Sep 26, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (8)] [View this poll]

How many children (age 0-18) do you have living in your household?
By anonymous - featured on Sep 25, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (16)] [View this poll]

Are you satisfied with your income from work?
By Ulrike Sengfelder - featured on Sep 24, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum] [View this poll]

Do you use the availability indicators?
By Nikki Graham - featured on Sep 23, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum] [View this poll]

How many words can you translate per day (non-technical) with quality guranteed?
By Jianjun Zhang - featured on Sep 22, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum] [View this poll]

Do you live in your country of birth?
By Vladimir Dubisskiy - featured on Sep 21, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (4)] [View this poll]

What is your main reason for attending powwows?
By Orla Ryan - featured on Sep 20, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (8)] [View this poll]

What is your best source of new clients?
By Lorenia Rincon - featured on Sep 20, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (14)] [View this poll]

Do you think ProZ.com is a good source of new clients?
By Konstantin Kisin - featured on Sep 19, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (1)] [View this poll]

Do you regularly read or subscribe to trade magazines?
By Roberta Anderson - featured on Sep 18, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum] [View this poll]

In your jobs, who usually pays the expense of payment transfer, when such expense exists?
By Noelia Fernández Vega - featured on Sep 17, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (3)] [View this poll]

Do you have occupational disability insurance?
By anonymous - featured on Sep 16, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (6)] [View this poll]

Do you hold a professional degree other than in translation?
By Elías Sauza - featured on Sep 15, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (2)] [View this poll]

Per-day limits on asking KudoZ questions have been in place for a month. Are we better or worse off?
By Henry Dotterer - featured on Sep 13, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (1)] [View this poll]

Do you plan on staying in translation for the rest of your career?
By Sam Berner - featured on Sep 12, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (4)] [View this poll]

How many weeks of vacation do you take per year?
By nettranslatorde - featured on Sep 12, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (1)] [View this poll]

Do you use a pop-up killer or similar application?
By Parrot - featured on Sep 11, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (3)] [View this poll]

How do you get feedback on your work?
By Amanda Grey - featured on Sep 10, 2005
You have not voted on this poll.
[Discuss in forum (7)] [View this poll]

5121 polls, displaying 5001 through 5050 Առաջինը   Նախորդը 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 Հաջորդը   Վերջինը



Your current localization setting

հայերեն

Select a language

All of ProZ.com
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Բառերի որոնում
  • Պատվերներ
  • Ֆորումներ
  • Multiple search