About the book

The book gives freelance linguists all the tools they need to go from “just” linguists to being Entrepreneurial Linguists. It includes easy-to-understand lessons based on teachings of business school, with many case studies, examples, etc. The book focuses on how to market yourself, how to reap the benefits of web 2.0, what economics can do for you, advertising strategies, how to streamline your bookkeeping, how to build long-term relationships, insightful tips on productivity, time management, and life/work balance, professional development, and much, much more. The following is a part of the index in its almost-final version:

  1. The new mindset: freelance translation meets business school
  2. Marketing and advertising
  3. Social media and Web 2.0
  4. Accounting
  5. Economics and pricing
  6. Entrepreneurship
  7. Work/life balance
  8. Productivity
  9. Keeping up with your languages
  10. Professional development
  11. Giving back

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