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BizBuddies is setting out to KISS (Keep It Stupid Simple) the GDPR that goes into full effect on May 25, 2018. Join our FB group!read more
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It’s time to check your calendar and pencil in our first four episodes. We’ll soon be kicking off the first season of BizBuddies in Translation.read more
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Remember how Sherif explained what freelance translators should do when starting out a new year in business at the beginning of 2018? To round off our first season of BizBuddies in Translation, Tanya will share what she does at the end of the year to achieve a number...read more
The word "sales" can cause many freelancers to cringe, and more often than not, it's especially solopreneurs in translation who shy away from systematic approaches when it comes to selling their services. All too often, they opt for what they perceive as the...read more
WHAT OUR VIEWERS ARE SAYING
This is a great show for any translator looking for practical, no-nonsense and experience-based advice on how to get their careers to the next level. Tanya and Sherif are experienced, come from different professional and personal backgrounds, and complement each other perfectly.
Becky Pearse Romera
This is a great show that makes CPD entertaining! Forget the typical webinar, welcome the interactive radio-style way to learn something new or enhance your knowledge.
English, French, Spanish, and Italian to German Translator
MEET THE CREW
Translation PartnersSherif has been working in language services since 2004. For a decade, he worked as an Arabic translator, project manager, and business development. He holds a master degree in International Business Administration, and studied sales and marketing at the American University in Cairo. Sherif started TranslationPartner in 2009 where he offers language services for Middle Eastern and African languages. He writes weekly articles on his personal website sherifabuzid.com.
Mrs. DiviTanya is the Lead Translator, Talent Manager and Web Designer at Mrs. Divi. She brings nearly two decades of freelancing to the table, 15+ years of which in the translation arena. As a known speaker in Europe and initiator of many projects centering around promoting the profession and bringing together like-minded people, she has organized low-budget xl8Camps and full-blown conferences, but also events where she introduced freelance translators to potential direct clients.
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