Specialisation versus diversification: solving for optimum
Over the past years, globalisation has led to increased demand for language services. However, many experienced (and conscientious!) translators seems not to be benefiting from this growth. We need to be as flexible as possible to meet the increased demand from clients. In terms of possible solutions, we’ll compare specialisation and diversification. How successful are these models? Is it possible to create synergy? This presentation will focus on types, strategies, pros and cons as well as prospects of success.