Smart Habits for Translators
Episode 4: Following Up With Leads and Clients
We all know that it’s important to follow up with leads and clients, but this can also be a bit nerve-racking. There’s always the possibility that a client may say “No” to a pitch or a quote we send them for our services, and we all have days when the impostor syndrome gets the best of us. But that’s no reason to avoid this task. Tune in as we talk about strategies and habits that make it easier to follow up with leads and make your efforts more likely to pay off.
Episode 3: Conference Habits
Do in-person networking events fill you with anxiety and stress? Or are you excited to attend the moment you put them on the calendar? Conferences and meetings can be a major source of inspiration and energy for translators (and a great way to meet new colleagues and clients!). But there is so much effort that goes into preparing for these events, not to mention the fact that they can truly be exhausting for introverts or people who prefer not to toot their own horn. Wherever you are on...
Episode 2: Impostor Syndrome
Have you ever doubted yourself, sabotaged your own plans and dreams, and thought that others surely think that you are NOT who you say you are? Have you ever felt like an impostor in a room full of geniuses and experts? Tune in as we talk about Impostor Syndrome and how to overcome that suffocating feeling that you are not enough.
Episode 1: Welcome and Work/Life Clarity
In this episode, we introduce ourselves and talk about the idea and vision behind the Smart Habits for Translators Podcast. We also talk about work/life clarity, why we prefer this term over "work/life balance", and how to set your boundaries and priorities intentionally.