The video below provides some guidelines and ethical considerations for the translation industry. This is an important topic as your personal name and brand within the industry is all you have, you need to protect by always acting ethically while keeping the long-term consequences of your actions always in mind. (Click to Download MP4)
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TranslatorTrainerNovember 5, 2010 at 4:09 PM
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Mariana RubertoMarch 16, 2011 at 6:48 AM
I think these kind of tips are crucial. Although they are obvious you not always bear them in mind!
Angela EssoMay 5, 2011 at 11:35 PM
As a translator you got to have these ethics sink in you, then you can be sure of delivering an outstanding piece of work and thereby multiplying your chances of more work/clients.
This is one of the video i will listen over and over again.
Mary AvilaJuly 5, 2011 at 9:32 AM
Very good tips.
Rosamaria MughettoJuly 15, 2011 at 2:48 AM
Everyone who would like to be a translator would find these ponts absolutely enlightening especially those regarding ethics. I enjoyed them very much. Once again congratulation.
Roger BarbieriOctober 29, 2011 at 6:38 PM
Being ethical is a must in our line of work. Like somebody once said, “A translator has to be as confidential as a catholic priest in confession.”
Nahida RazzaqNovember 3, 2011 at 8:36 PM
Being a translator or an interpreter you need to stick to the ethics and the principles of the profession.
Irine GvazavaJanuary 9, 2012 at 1:45 AM
Very practical and useful information.
Nahounou AngenorMarch 29, 2012 at 1:21 PM
Translation is not just a job, it’s a behaviour.