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Work-wise, my prediction is that April for me will be:
By anonymous
A lot quieter 34.5%
I'm not sure what to think yet 22.0%
A bit quieter 16.2%
About the same as usual 13.1%
A bit busier 8.4%
A lot busier 4.7%
Other - N/A 1.2%
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What is the main reason your clients choose you as their translator rather than someone else?
By Kay-Viktor Stegemann - featured on Sep 18, 2019
The quality I deliver 41.0%
I don't know 18.3%
My field(s) of specialization 14.1%
My reliability/timeliness 13.7%
Other - N/A 4.8%
My rates 3.7%
My capacity/throughput 1.6%
My networking/contacts/advertising/marketing 1.5%
The number of my working languages 0.9%
My passion for language 0.6%
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Do you use your computer or the internet in a language other than your native language?
By anonymous - featured on Sep 17, 2019
Yes 63.7%
Sometimes 24.2%
No 11.6%
Other - N/A 0.5%
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Have you ever felt you don't get the professional recognition from your colleagues that you deserve?
By Mina F. - featured on Sep 16, 2019
No 52.6%
Yes 23.3%
I did, but at the beginning of my career 10.6%
Other - N/A 10.4%
I used to, but ... (please share) 3.1%
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Is being competitive an advantage in your line of work?
By anonymous - featured on Sep 15, 2019
Yes 36.3%
Occasionally 23.7%
I don't know 21.6%
No 14.7%
Other - N/A 3.7%
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Do you ever have more than one job going at once?
By anonymous - featured on Sep 14, 2019
Yes, often 60.8%
Yes, but not often 32.4%
No 5.2%
Other - N/A 1.6%
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Work-wise, have you ever bitten off more than you can chew?
By anonymous - featured on Sep 13, 2019
Yes, a few times 45.1%
I don't think so 16.1%
Yes, several times 15.1%
No 9.3%
Yes, once 8.9%
Yes, a lot 5.5%
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In negotiating with clients, which of these would you like to have more of?
By anonymous - featured on Sep 12, 2019
Knowledge of exactly what I should charge 41.5%
Confidence 19.3%
Knowledge of the client 15.9%
Time 13.1%
Other - N/A 10.2%
716 vote(s). You have voted on this poll.
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Which of these would you say you have most of?
By anonymous - featured on Sep 11, 2019
Skill 42.0%
Talent 26.5%
I don't know 23.7%
Other - N/A 7.8%
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How many clients have you given up because of their mandatory plaform?
By Zibow Retailleau - featured on Sep 10, 2019
None 51.0%
1-5 36.1%
Other - N/A 6.8%
5-10 4.2%
20-25 1.0%
15-20 0.8%
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On a scale of 1 (low) to 5 (high), how would you rate your own business-running skills?
By anonymous - featured on Sep 8, 2019
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Would you say you have a strong online portfolio for clients to check out?
By anonymous - featured on Sep 7, 2019
No 25.3%
I don't use a portfolio 25.3%
It needs work 21.0%
Yes 13.5%
Not sure 13.3%
Other - N/A 1.5%
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I find it difficult to keep good posture while working.
By anonymous - featured on Sep 6, 2019
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How many online platforms do you use for work?
By anonymous - featured on Sep 5, 2019
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How do you feel about the deadlines on your jobs in general?
By anonymous - featured on Sep 4, 2019
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About what percentage of your clients pay on time, without delay?
By anonymous - featured on Aug 29, 2019
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Do you use a clipboard manager?
By Jean Dimitriadis - featured on Aug 28, 2019
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Do you think Artificial Intelligence (AI) is already affecting the world of translation?
By anonymous - featured on Aug 27, 2019
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If they invented a way to install translation software directly into our brains, I would:
By anonymous - featured on Aug 26, 2019
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How often do you dream about work?
By anonymous - featured on Aug 25, 2019
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Do you submit personal ID if requested by the client?
By Priscila Wilke - featured on Aug 24, 2019
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If you were to shift from your current career, what area would you choose to work in?
By samah A. fattah - featured on Aug 23, 2019
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Have you made, or are you making, plans for your retirement?
By anonymous - featured on Aug 22, 2019
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What helps you most in getting a project?
By Bernhard Sulzer - featured on Aug 17, 2019
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How do you feel about post-editing machine translation (PEMT)?
By Ana Vozone - featured on Aug 13, 2019
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In how many language pairs do you work?
By anonymous - featured on Aug 12, 2019
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How many of your regular clients provide glossaries for the work they give you?
By anonymous - featured on Aug 11, 2019
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Roughly what percentage of your working time you get to use for work?
By Gabriella Vento - featured on Aug 10, 2019
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Do you round up or down on your invoices to avoid amounts with decimals?
By anonymous - featured on Aug 9, 2019
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What is the best music for translation work?
By Omri Ofek Luzon - featured on Aug 6, 2019
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What percentage of your clients are in foreign countries?
By Carlos Heras - featured on Aug 5, 2019
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The view from where I am working now is:
By anonymous - featured on Aug 4, 2019
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How has July been in terms of work?
By anonymous - featured on Aug 2, 2019
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How often do you eat while at your keyboard?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 28, 2019
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In the last three years, my translation-related income has
By Vinicius Guerreiro - featured on Jul 27, 2019
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How many projects do you generally do in a month?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 26, 2019
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My first client was:
By anonymous - featured on Jul 25, 2019
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What is the longest break you have taken from work?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 22, 2019
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What is the longest you have ever worked without taking a break?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 21, 2019
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Which feeling do you prefer?
By Carla Lopes - featured on Jul 20, 2019
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How do you respond to a query that asks for your "best rate"?
By Muriel Vasconcellos - featured on Jul 18, 2019
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In which field do you translate most often?
By Teresa Borges - featured on Jul 17, 2019
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Do you work "overtime" (i.e. more than 9-6 Monday to Friday)?
By Codex Global - featured on Jul 13, 2019
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Different clients send you the same file to translate. You ...
By Jerry Dean - featured on Jul 12, 2019
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What is usually your frame of mind after finishing a translation?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 11, 2019
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Do you offer discounts for early payment?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 10, 2019
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Do you charge fees for late payment?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 9, 2019
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Have you ever picked up a new hobby or interest because of something you translated?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 8, 2019
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As a freelancer, do you find it difficult to plan for the future?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 4, 2019
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My work predictions for July:
By anonymous - featured on Jul 3, 2019
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On how many days in June were you available for work but had no jobs?
By anonymous - featured on Jul 2, 2019
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