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How Brexit will affect UK freelancers

© The Shortlisted - 2019 Ever since June 2016, when the UK Brexit Referendum set in motion a divorce between the UK and the EU, it has been unclear how - or indeed if - the two sides would eventually agree on...
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How to deal with jerks and idiots at work

© The Shortlisted - 2019 I got you, man. The fact is, sooner or later, we all bump into clients, customers or colleagues that are idiots, jerks and incompetent bastards. Stupidity, inefficiency and nonsense...
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How to survive as a freelance translator

© The Shortlisted - 2019 If you’re about to start freelancing in the translation industry, you’ll want to get the right mindset in order to avoid the most common mistakes that most freelance translators (incl...
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Why freelancing platforms are crap

© The Shortlisted – 2019 You can call them freelancing platforms, online marketplaces or crowdsourcing websites, but their purpose remains the same, and it might not please everyone. As for me, after a few y...