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Lockdown Learning: How to Excel as a translator

One tip from a friend gleaned during the first lockdown (March/April 2020) was to try to learn something new every day to help your work.

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Back to the “normal” Office

After having worked from home for sixteen weeks, last week I was back in my “normal” office, in the room that I have worked in since 2014, since I joined my employer.

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Copying the in-office setup at home

When I turned off the light in my office on the evening of 13 March 2020, I hadn’t anticipated that three months later I would be still working from home. Fortunately, we had always kept a home office “just in case”, but were in the throes of repurposing it to become a room for our twins. Then COVID-19 became an issue in Austria.