Archive for February, 2011

A day in the life of an interpreter

Early in the morning: Liz has just woken up. She glances at her alarm clock- it is 6:00 a.m. She still feels a little jet-lagged from the New York/Paris flight so she stretches for a bit before jumping into the shower. Liz gathers all the things she needs for the conference – contracts, city maps, pens, papers and document; carefully prepared yesterday. 7:30 a.m.: After having a breakfast with her read more…