Author: Olivia

Business Basics Checklist

Dear IITA Member, If you attended my presentation “Business Basics for Interpreters” at IITA’s Annual Conference this is what you have been waiting for! This is a checklist of the action items I mentioned a small business owner like you (yes, you!) needs. Feel free to join my Facebook group: Medical Crew if you have any…

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Greek & Latin Roots

Hola, Esta es una lista de raíces griegas y latinas de la clase que enseñé el 2 de febrero de 2017 para los miembros del Colegio de Traductores del Perú. Espero la disfruten. ¡Nos vemos pronto en otra clase! Gloria

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Glossary Template

Hi, Are you ready to create your own glossaries? This Excel sheet is the one I mentioned during my free webinar “Build-A-Glossary in any language”. I hope you enjoy your new glossary! Best, Gloria  

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Discover your Learning Style

Discover your Learning Style! Once you know your learning style, you can improve your learning process, create your glossaries, and increase your vocabulary. I hope you enjoy this resource. Best, Gloria  

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My hemo-what?

Recently I interpreted for a very sweet patient with a 20+ year history of diabetes. When the doctor asked him about his hemoglobin A1c value, he was confused, as if the doctor had asked him for the winning numbers for the lotto. As a diabetic patient, though, you need to know the value of your…

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La cultura hispana para cirujanos ortopédicos

¿Te gustaría participar como panelista en una mesa redonda sobre la cultura latina? Cuando oí esa pregunta, no podía más de la emoción y dije sí sin pensarlo dos veces. El tener como “audiencia cautiva” a los cirujanos ortopédicos asistentes a la Conferencia Anual de la Asociación Ortopédica de California (California Orthopedic Association) era como…

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