Business networking for translators

Formats: Videos
Topics: Business of Translation and Interpreting
Business skills for translators
Marketing for translators
Personal branding
Grow your translation business
Marketing tools for translators

Course summary
Availability:This training is available on-demand

Duration: 90 minutes.

After you purchase access click here to watch the video.

Language:English
Summary:Network better and more effectively with simple techniques, ideas and tips. Learn how to communicate effectively, where you can find your connections, how to keep them and how to include networking in your translation business plan.
Description
Networking is an essential business skill, but do we really know what is that about?

In one hour, learn how to network professionally, what matters and what should be avoided, where to establish new connections, how to keep them and let them work for you to expand your business.

Contents include:

  • Why networking for freelance translators?
  • What is networking?
  • Create your networking mindset
  • Improve your communication skills
  • Create a networking plan: goals, motivation, strategies, planning, etc.
  • Networking issues: confidence, rejection and dealing with the wrong people
  • Create a useful networking kit
  • Find and keep the right networks
  • Networking with translators or not?
  • Let your network work for you
  • Online and offline networking: what work and what doesn't
  • Practical tips and ideas to keep the networking habit going
  • Resources

  • Target audience
    Freelancer starting in the translation industry
    Experience freelancers who want to bush up their networking skills and find new clients
    Learning objectives
    In this webinar you will learn how to:
    • Improve your communication skills and networking mindset
    • Find and choose the right networks
    • Connect with more people
    • Create a networking plan for your translation business
    Prerequisites
    No specific requirements
    Program
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    Contents include:
    • Why networking for freelance translators?
    • What is networking?
    • Create your networking mindset
    • Improve your communication skills
    • Create a networking plan: goals, motivation, strategies, planning, etc.
    • Networking issues: confidence, rejection and dealing with the wrong people
    • Create a useful networking kit
    • Find and keep the right networks
    • Networking with translators or not?
    • Let your network work for you
    • Online and offline networking: what work and what doesn't
    • Practical tips and ideas to keep the networking habit going
    • Resources
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    Price: 20.00 USD

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    Trainer
    Sara Colombo    View feedback | View all courses
    Bio: Sara is a qualified En-Fr-Sp>Italian translator with 6 years of experience within the marketing, business and CE/medical devices fields backed by relevant working experience in the marketing industry.

    She is also the author of the book ‘Balance Your Words. Stepping in the translation Industry’ and a blogger at www.saracolombotranslations.com
    A marketer by heart, Sara loves to use social media to connect with peers but also to find new markets and niches. To get in touch with her connect through Twitter (@sc_translations), LinkedIn (Sara Colombo), Facebook (Sara Colombo Translations) or visit her blog!
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