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Your client is wrong. Now what? | SEO Copywriting

Your client is wrong. Now what? | SEO Copywriting | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
Your client insists that you should do things one way. You know that it's not a good idea. How can you burst your client's SEO bubble and still keep the gig? (Your client is wrong. Now what?
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15 Words Plagued by Unusual Silent Letters

15 Words Plagued by Unusual Silent Letters | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
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What's in a word? La rentrée in translation

What's in a word? La rentrée in translation | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
If there's one word that stands out for me as a French translator when September comes around, it has to be la rentrée.  Literally meaning the return, there's a surprising amount of depth hidden in...
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The World's 25 Strangest Drinking Customs

The World's 25 Strangest Drinking Customs | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
In Spain, toasting with water is believed to earn you seven years of bad sex.... (The World's 25 Strangest Drinking Customs http://t.co/eDjXsUKZzY)
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Το «ψαχτήρι» της ελληνικής γλώσσας

Το «ψαχτήρι» της ελληνικής γλώσσας | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
Ποια λέξη χρησιμοποιούμε πιο συχνά στον προφορικό λόγο μας και ποια στον γραπτό; Ποια λέξη είναι πιο «δημοφιλής», το Διαδίκτυο ή το Ιντερνετ, το κομπ...
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How to Send Follow-Up Emails [Free Templates]

How to Send Follow-Up Emails [Free Templates] | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
Do you have email chains that have run cold? Prospects that have stopped responding? Learn the proven strategies for writing and sending follow-up emails.
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Riding the Writing Excuse Train

Riding the Writing Excuse Train | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
Riding the #Writing Excuse Train http://t.co/iMBX3io7t5 by @LoriWidmer
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How the Premium Market Offers Translators Prosperity in an Era of Collapsing Bulk-Market Rates

How the Premium Market Offers Translators Prosperity in an Era of Collapsing Bulk-Market Rates | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
It Was the Best of Times, It Was the Worst of Times: How the Premium Market Offers Translators Prosperity in an Era of Collapsing Bulk-Market Rates (How the Premium Market Offers Translators Prosperity in an Era of Collapsing Bulk-Market Rates
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#Languages Are Going Extinct Even Faster Than Species Are

#Languages Are Going Extinct Even Faster Than Species Are | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it

A different tongue dies approximately every 2 weeks.... (#Languages Are Going Extinct Even Faster Than Species Are http://t.co/F4LUHQx3iD)

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New technologies in interpreting - Alexander Drechsel

New technologies in interpreting - Alexander Drechsel | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
In this video, Alexander Drechsel, as known as the 'tablet interpreter', tells us about how the tablet can be used by interpreters in the booth. Alexander is a staff interpreter at the European Com...
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10 awesome reasons why you should learn a second language

10 awesome reasons why you should learn a second language | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
Being bilingual has hundreds of benefits; however the most important reason to learn a new language is that you desire to learn it. In this sense, motivation seems to be the key to the whole process.
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20 (or so) questions on how Luisa (@nildarts_trans) works

20 (or so) questions on how Luisa (@nildarts_trans) works | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
This series of posts was inspired by Lifehacker’s How I Work series, which I thoroughly enjoy. It’s about time we discover how our colleagues work and get to know them a little better.
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The World's Most Beautiful Coastal Drives

The World's Most Beautiful Coastal Drives | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
After rounding up the best coastal drives in the U.S., Australia, and Ireland, you responded with your favorite ocean roads around the globe....
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10 Words That Mean Something Totally Different in the UK Than in the US

10 Words That Mean Something Totally Different in the UK Than in the US | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
Here are 10 words that have vastly different meanings in the UK than in the US, sometimes to comedic effect!
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Let’s eat Grandma! How to use, and not use the comma

Let’s eat Grandma! How to use, and not use the comma | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
David Marsh: ‘If you could edit your past, what would you change?’ ‘I’d get rid of all the commas’ – Peter Carey (Let's eat Grandma!
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Focus on marketing to clients you would like to work with - Interview with Tess Whitty

Focus on marketing to clients you would like to work with - Interview with Tess Whitty | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
Share it! Welcome to a new entry of our series of interviews with translators from all over the globe. Translation is a very diverse industry – we want to introduce some of the people behind making the world a more multilingual place.
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10 Tips for Traveling Light (And Looking Like You Didn't)

10 Tips for Traveling Light (And Looking Like You Didn't) | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
We're huge fans of the benefits of carry-on -- no extra luggage fees, no losing luggage and greater flexibility for last-minute changes in plans....
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20 (or so) questions on how Claire (@claire_monsano) works

20 (or so) questions on how Claire (@claire_monsano) works | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
This series of posts was inspired by Lifehacker’s How I Work series, which I thoroughly enjoy. It’s about time we discover how our colleagues work and get to know them a little better.
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Essays in English yield information about other languages

Essays in English yield information about other languages | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
Grammatical habits in written English reveal linguistic features of non-native speakers’ languages.
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Glossary DE/IT/FR/EN on investment funds

Glossary DE/IT/FR/EN on investment funds | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
The other day I came across a useful glossary in the field of investment funds and asset management. It is published by Swisscanto, a joint venture of the Cantonal Banks. The fact that it is organi...
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The Freelancer's Guide to Time Management

The Freelancer's Guide to Time Management | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
Time management is a challenge for all of us, but we freelancers face a unique set of issues when it comes to making the most of our time. Not only are we juggling projects, we're juggling several clients and simultaneously trying to find new work.
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Interview with Carme Mangiron Hevia on writing and teaching game localization

Interview with Carme Mangiron Hevia on writing and teaching game localization | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
Interview with Carme Mangiron Hevia, former Final Fantasy translator and teacher at Barcelona University, about writing and teaching game localization.
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10 Historic Canal Towns to Visit That Aren't Venice

10 Historic Canal Towns to Visit That Aren't Venice | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
Venice might be the most famous town to feature picturesque waterways, but beautiful canals can be found all over the globe (10 Historic Canal Towns to Visit That Aren't Venice http://t.co/vXTNCWwO92...
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The dangers of blogging

The dangers of blogging | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
Do bloggers have the power to halt the natural and ever-ongoing development of technology? Jost Zetzsche thinks so. And I agree.
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Using clients' names: OK or not?

Using clients' names: OK or not? | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
A reader asks: On my website and resumé, is it OK to use my clients' names? Does it matter if I worked for them directly or through an agency? Short answer: To be safe, never use a client's name wi...
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5 Critical Sales Tools Reps Need to Sell More Efficiently

5 Critical Sales Tools Reps Need to Sell More Efficiently | LinguaGreca | Scoop.it
These are the tools sales leaders need to enable their organization with.
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