Productivity Hacks: How to maximize your productivity in translation?

 

 

Overview

 

One of the key features of any professional translator is to be productive. Therefore, it is worth investing to learn how to build your word count legacy and work more with less effort. In a four-hour training session, you will be given a practical recipe for boosting your productivity, with a great focus on how technology can unleash your productivity powers and the best practices that are highly recommended in the localization and translation industry.

What you will learn:

 

  • Productivity and time management;
  • Maximizing productivity with Covey’s Time Management Matrix;
  • Steps to maximize your productivity in translation;
  • Maximizing productivity with specialization;
  • Productivity software;

 

 

  • Maximizing productivity with apps;
  • Maximizing productivity with Chrome extensions;
  • Maximizing your Gmail productivity 
  • Productivity with browsers;
  • Best practices for translators.

Prerequisites for an online session:

For PC-based Users:

• Required: Windows Vista, Windows 8, or Windows 10 
• Required: Google Chrome v39 or later; Mozilla Firefox v34 or later; Internet Explorer v8 or later (JavaScript™ and Java™ enabled)
• Required software: Zoom desktop app; JavaScript enabled
• NOT required: Microphone – attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat. Yet, it is recommended.
• Internet Connection Required: 1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
• Recommended: 2GB or more of RAM (recommended)

Join from Android

• Operating system: Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or later
• Internet connection: 3G connection or better (WiFi recommended for VoIP audio)
• Software: Free Zoom Cloud Meetings App from the Google Play Store

 

For Mac®-based Users:

• Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) – 10.11 (El Capitan)
• Required: Microsoft Edge; Apple Safari v6 or later
• Required software: Zoom desktop app; JavaScript enabled
• NOT required: Microphone – attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat. Yet, it is recommended.
• Internet Connection Required: 1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
• Recommended: 2GB or more of RAM (recommended)

Note

The session can be delivered online/offline to give an orientation to students, translation newbies, and freelancers about how to maximize their productivity in translation using technology, and more.

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