Sunday, July 22, 2012

#IntJC Session 19 now online

It's here, session 19 transcript on Freelance Interpreters and Collaboration. Check it, spread the link, react over Twitter and join the conversation next time.

The link in clear:

Thursday, July 19, 2012

#IntJC Session 19 Discussion Points

Now, these are the official discussion points for the coming session 19 of The Interpreting Journal Club. Read the program details here. Spread the word and join. 

Q1. What is your take on “collaboration of freelance interpreters”? What forms can it take, for what objectives?

Q2. What do you see as hindering the possibility of collaboration to turn real?

Q3. What are the reasons for some freelancers to turn away the very idea of collaboration? What is at stake? What are the factors that induce this attitude?

Q4. How does competition dissolve into collaboration? Can both be managed together?

Q5. Does collaboration need a sense of crisis to be considered or implemented?

Q6. What is your take on the idea that “collaboration has the potential to generate new markets”?

Friday, July 13, 2012

#IntJC Announcement: Session 19 July 21st

In Session 19 on July 21st, we will discuss and share on the following topic:

Freelance interpreters and collaboration. What works. What could work.

Read more here, spread the word and join.

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

A quick survey for a coming session

Here is a quick anonymous survey form for a coming session on matters of professional collaboration between freelance interpreters. Give it a try and your views.