This is a collaboration with Day Translations. In this article we discuss how to be an effective interpreter and be on top of your game. What Makes a Good Interpreter The role of a professional interpreter is complex as it combines a wide range of skills. A good interpreter can tick many boxes and, most
Having access to well-being resources has become a priority for remote workers. In a 2021 survey by Mercer quoted in Reuters, respondents from a number of US companies acknowledged it is time to support employees by making available a range of health-related services. 76% of respondents said that the mental health of employees will be
Albena, Bansko and Bourgas are just a few gems in Bulgaria for the ultimate hot springs experience. As the ultimate stress-reliever, soaking in mineral-rich warm water relaxes both body and mind. For digital nomads and other remote workers who are staying in Bulgaria, a trip to a thermal resort is a great way to unwind.
Remote workers shouldn’t have to choose between working from home or a location away from the office and seeing their salary reduced. Large corporates such as Google are giving employees ultimatums: you either work from the office or you have to accept a reduction in pay. Google’s policy is to pay staff members based on
This article is a collaboration with Day Translations. What makes a good translator’s CV? What should a translator’s CV include to make recruiters notice it? A well-crafted CV should present a translator’s competence and showcase desirable skills that recruiters are looking for. The CV should include terms that recruiters can easily search in a database,
A few countries have started regulating the remote working model to ensure employers can create new jobs, give access to opportunities to more sectors of the labour market and give staff members more flexibility. Regulation Is Not Always a Dirty Word Talks of regulation often prompt negative reactions, particularly when it come to market forces.
This article is a collaboration with Day Translations. Is there such a thing as an “ideal translator”? When recruiters are looking for an “ideal candidate” with translation qualifications and experience, they envision someone who is dependable and hard-working, and who is specialised in a chosen field. To put it simply: recruiters want “the best of
The Madeira Tourism Board has been promoting an initiative to attract more digital nomads to the island. The dedicated website for digital nomads in Madeira puts it simply: “your new home”. With this enticing headline, the Portuguese island aims to attract remote workers under the slogan “from Madeira to the world”. This article contains an
When searching for freelance writing roles, you will notice that many recruiters are looking for UX writers. There is demand for this type of position so it’s useful to investigate it further. What Does a UX Writer Do? There’s a good definition of UX writers in Invisionapp, which gained a prominent position in searches, so
Partnership with Day Translations. The 30th September marks International Translation Day and each year Day Translations celebrates the work of professional translators and interpreters, as well as international musicians, with a broadcast award ceremony. International Translation Day is the way the United Nations appreciate the role of interpreters and translators in bringing nations together and