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Why Translators & Interpreters Should Consider a Career in Cross-Cultural Training

Why Translators & Interpreters Should Consider a Career in
Cross-Cultural Training

Freelance linguists often complain of isolation, monotony and increasing competition within the profession. Those looking for something new should consider cross cultural training as it naturally lends itself to the talent of translators and linguists.

The translation and interpreting profession is without doubt mainly powered by freelancers. Although there are great benefits to working as a freelancer, it can also be tough. Many find the isolation difficult, the work monotonous and the pay sometimes not all that desirable.

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What is Cross Cultural Training?

What is Cross Cultural Training?

With culturally aware professionals having a distinct advantage over their peers, cross cultural training is an essential part of any professional person's development.

International businesses increasingly cite cultural competence as a core requriement during the recruitment process. Why? Because culturally aware staff are more productive and successful in international roles. 

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How to Become an Intercultural Trainer

How to Become an Intercultural Trainer

As an international cross cultural training company one of the most frequently asked questions we receive is how individuals can become intercultural trainers.

Unlike with many other professions, there is no simple answer.

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