Versatile Blogger: Awards

Last week I was awarded the Award of the Versatile Blogger from two outstanding translators, Catherine Christaki (@linguagreca) and Ewa Erdmann (@transliteria). Catherine is one of the authors of Adventures in Freelance Translation and Ewa writes in Transliteria. Articles written by these two ladies are very interesting and provide advice for any new and experienced translator. I am honored to have been nominated by these extraordinary professionals!

And so, true to form, here we go!

Official rules of the award
1. Thank the award-giver and link back to them in your post.
2. Share 7 things about yourself.
3. Pass this award along to maximum 15 recently discovered blogs you enjoy reading.
4. Contact your chosen bloggers to let them know about the award.

Seven things about me

  1. I studied and lived in the UK for ten years in total. After completing my MA in Translation Studies at the University of Warwick, I worked for IBM and ExxonMobil.
  2. I lived in Stockholm (Sweden) for 6 months and for another 6 months in Freiburg (Germany).
  3. I love my job.
  4. Sometimes, I forget to eat while working.
  5. I cannot watch a movie unless I speak the language it was filmed in.
  6. All my worries mysteriously disappear when I go shopping!
  7. I cannot lie.

I nominate these blogs for the Versatile Award:

  1. http://www.globaltolocallanguagesolutions.com, Grace B, @globaltolocal
  2. http://ableinnovationsblog.com, @ABLEInnovations
  3. Acgtranslation Dr Aga Gordon @acgtranslation
  4. Swedish Translation Services Tess Whitty @Tesstranslates
  5. The translation business Paul Sulzberger @PaulEdgar1
  6. Language and Travel Natali Lekka @natalilekka
This Post Has 4 Comments
  1. Thank you for the nomination Konstantina! I did not know you had lived in Stockholm, my favorite city in the world (biased of course). My 7 things have already been published on my blog. It is nice to get to know you better.

    1. Tess,

      You are very welcome! Yes, I did! I had never seen so much snow and ice (being a Greek an’ all!). An once-in-a-lifetime experience! Stockholm: a true Lady of the North!

  2. Hi Konstantina,

    Many thanks for the nomination, I am glad you like my blog:) I have been busy recently (more than usual) hence I noticed the nomination rather late, for which I am sorry:) It is nice to get to know a bit more about you through your ‘7 things about me’ and through reading your excellent blog:)

    ‘See’ you on Twitter:)
    Aga

    1. Hello Aga!

      You are welcome! Not to worry, there are periods in our lives that 24hours are not enough! Thank you for your kind words about my blog!

      Yes, I will ‘see’ you there!

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