I receive messages from translators willing to work with me almost every day and there is nothing bad in trying to establish cooperation with fellow translators. Actually, the word of mouth and personal connections are among the most efficient methods to get more translation gigs in our competitive environment (based on my survey conducted among translators).
However, misusing this method may have an opposite effect. Intrusive and unsystematic communication may only harm your reputation. That’s why I decided to prepare a short list of Dos and Don’ts. Continue reading