Strategies for Success – have you got any?
Your strategies – what are they? So share your strategies with us!
Some of my strategies are: Having my own terms and conditions / Playing on an equal playing field with my clients / Payment and other terms which suit me / Networking with colleagues and clients / Being well connected in the profession / Expertise in my subject area / Specialisation in my subject area – not the same as expertise / Being the go-to professional / Cooperating and collaborating with clients and colleagues / Working and playing hard! / Mixing business and pleasure – yes it can be done! / Enjoying my work / Wanting to succeed!
Sue Leschen is a lawyer – linguist and also the Director of Avocate, a niche market French legal and business services company in Manchester, UK. She is also an independent trainer in legal terminology and professional conduct as well as being a business mentor for new colleagues in our profession. She sits on the ITI, NRPSI and RIBSLI professional conduct committees and also on the Council of the Chartered Institute of Linguists. She endorses the need for qualified, insured and security – vetted language professionals who are committed to ongoing training.
This 50-minute session is scheduled for Saturday, 6 May, 2017. You can attend this session by purchasing a 2-day pass to BP17, covering both Friday and Saturday.