Elodies’s Blog as an intern | Week 5

Published 11th July 2016
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Week 5

This week, I have been focusing a little bit on Project Management, a little bit more on recruitment and a lot on football (“Allez les Bleus!”).

However since I am not here to talk about football, I’ll tell you a bit about another lovely week in Lingua Translations. This week it was time for me to leave my PM trainee seat to Abdullah, our new adorable intern. We will all take turns, and I hope that I will be able to get back to it next month, as I still have a lot to learn!

I had the opportunity to recruit translators for an important upcoming project.

Recruiting is very interesting as I can get an insight as to what a translation agency is searching for when recruiting freelance translators, and vice versa. I also get a good idea of what rates translators generally offer per language combination.  Furthermore, by spotting good CVs from bad ones, I now have a clear idea of how to present my own!

In parallel we are still working on gathering information for the company’s e-book, and we have sent the survey we created out to customers. So far, we have received quite a few positive replies!

See you next week, à bientôt!

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amazon-lingua-translations 120 × 28
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Man City | Lingua Translations 154 × 154
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FiFA | lingua Translations 154 × 86
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Welsh Government & Lingua Translations 400 × 400
Costco & Lingua Translations 232 × 155

 

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Ian Chapman – Director of Holiday Experience –

“Lingua Translations provides instant multi-lingual options for TUI’s 24/7 Holidayline, so 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year TUI’s customers are connected to an interpreter instantaneously. This service is designed to help holidaymakers who find themselves in difficulty and require non-English language assistance.

The service offered by Lingua Translations provides us with instant translation for every destination we travel to, and has proved invaluable.”

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