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Biographical Ethics Pulse

Errors, Risks, Fixes & Ethics

Professionals, like lawyers, doctors, judges and others, recuse themselves at the appearance of partiality. Do translators bear the same responsibility?

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Biographical Ethics

Risks When a Client Corrects an Interpreter

I invited him to a side conference so I wouldn’t embarrass him in front of the students. I pointed out the error. What happened next was totally unexpected…

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Biographical

Angst in Times of Change

New, more capable technologies continuously replace perfectly functional old ones. Change isn’t new. Why do we resist it?