Month: February 2010

Union work

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This week, I am working for unions. On Monday and Tuesday, I worked in Toronto for a union local representing workers in the railway industry, and had to hire someone…
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Translation jobs

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I just had a busy weekend translating a large document for a conference at the end of May, as well as 2 CVs for another client. This week is going…
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On to new projects

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Well after the conference last night for a Rights and Democracy movement, today I am translating material for a conference, and I am getting ready to hit the road again.…
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Family Day

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Today is Family Day. Although it is a civic holiday in Ontario, it isn’t a holiday at the federal level, so even though I live in Ontario, some of my…
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Legal conference

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I am just finishing up a 3-day legal conference and it has been very interesting to explore the legal profession. It was strange timing for the event though, as it interfered…
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Aeroplan Elite Status

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I have been traveling throughout North America for years, but I never quite reached Elite Status until this year. I didn’t know that you didn’t accumulate status miles for Tango…
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Francophone communities

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This morning, there was an interesting topic at the Newcomers’ conference. It dealt with Canada’s official languages and the impact that language can have on new immigrants. There are approximately…
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