Conferences, continuing education, and professional development

In this episode, Eve and Corinne discuss conferences, continuing education, and professional development for freelance translators. A very special shoutout to Alaska-based Spanish to English translator Stacy Evans, who suggested this topic in a review she left us on iTunes!

As freelancers, we’re responsible for our own professional growth, and there are so many options out there. How can we best budget our available time and money, so that we get the most out of our professional development efforts. We offer specific tips on:

  • Why conferences, continuing education, and professional development are important
  • How to determine your priorities when planning for your professional growth
  • How to pursue professional development in the language professions and in your areas of specialization
  • How to make the most of your investment when you attend an in-person event
  • How to budget financially for your professional growth
  • Our favorite professional development resources

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Conferences, continuing education, and professional development


One response to “Conferences, continuing education, and professional development

  1. Thank you Eve and Corinne, I always enjoy your podcasts and this was a great episode, packed with food for thought!

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