In the past weeks I tried to explain my point of view on competition: that in fact, freelance translators shouldn’t compete with other translators. I talked about making competition irrelevant and avoiding competing on price. (more…)Read More
In my previous post, I looked at the definition of competition and I argued that in fact translators hardly ever are competitors, because they provide distinctively different services. This week, I want to look a bit more in detail at how translators can make competition irrelevant. I encourage you to give it a go! (more…)Read More
Lesson 70: Translation is a very competitive profession, translation is not a very competitive profession.
As I’ve already mentioned to my subscribers earlier on this week, November is going to be all about competition and making competition irrelevant. Again, many thoughts and ideas I’m going to share have been inspired by the Blue Ocean Strategy, which is an amazingly powerful tool to transform your business (and I don’t have any vested interests here). I just…Read More