Women in Localization, an organization led by industry female powerhouses since 2008, held its second Mentoring Matters event aimed to provide guidance and support to both avid newcomers and seasoned professionals. This time around, they tried the TGROW model of coaching
I’m participating in a holistic program intended to promote health, fitness and wellbeing through self-discovery, empowerment and a shift of perceptions of what those concepts mean for each one of us. Because I’m New Age like that. One of the
There are two articles that I recently found about bilingualism and Spanglish that made me want to be part of the conversation. The first one: Intermingling languages: From conversation to literature by Francois Grosjean and the second one: Why does Spanglish
I was at a workshop for small business owners, also known as the ideal place for me to network and to find direct clients. As I started talking to the people around me, I met a pastor in need for
Wishing you a fun 4th of July weekend! Here’s one from the archive: There are different reasons why we decide to leave our home country to engage in the adventure of moving to the land of hope. Although there are
To read my original article published by Translorial, the Journal of the Northern California Translators Association, click here. Last September I attended the Northern California Translators Association’s General Meeting. Besides mingling with old and new colleagues, during the meeting there is always a
Last week Whole Foods fired two guys for speaking Spanish while at work. It became such big news through social media that advocates started petitions and threatened with a nationwide boycott if the stores didn’t change the English-only policy by next week.